AMWA Honors Women Physicians in World War I

Free 1-year membership to all women physicians in the military - active duty and veterans

AMWA's 102nd Anniversary Meeting

Please join us March 30- April 2, 2017 for AMWA's 102nd Annual Meeting in San Francisco!

Networking and Supporting Attending Physicians

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AMWA History

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The AMWA Mission

The American Medical Women's Association is an organization which functions at the local, national, and international level to advance women in medicine and improve women's health. We achieve this by providing and developing leadership, advocacy, education, expertise, mentoring, and strategic alliances.

Member Benefits:

No matter where you are in your career, there are many reasons to join AMWA. Here’s a sampling of just a few membership benefits.

Career Development

Create your legacy with the support of the AMWA community.


A powerful local and national network for personal and professional growth.


Connect young leaders with AMWA physicians in 125 academic medical centers across the U.S.

Global Opportunities

Explore your interest in global health and international outreach.


Fellowships, grants and scholarships recognizing leadership, achievement and potential.


National, regional and local conferences, lectures webinars, and skills training workshops.

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AMWA receives the 2016 iGIANT Champion Award

AMWA receives the 2016 iGIANT Champion Award for its outstanding contributions to the mission of iGIANT. Through AMWA’s early support and dedication to the iGIANT mission, important steps have been…

AMWA Member News

Commander Paulette Cazares, MD, MPH from Naval Medical Center San Diego, recently published a book chapter with colleagues in “Career Paths in Telemental Health”. Their chapter, “Internet Gaming Disorder and…

AMWA Branch 30 (SF Bay Area) participates in screening of Girl in White, a film about AMWA Past President Dr. Emily Dunning Barringer

Jan 25, 2017 — AMWA Branch 30 (San Francisco Bay Area) joined St. Paul’s Towers for a special screening of Girl in White, a 1952 MGM film about Dr. Emily Dunning Barringer…

Oakland Beaumont Medical School Dinner with Dr. Manveen Saluja and guest faculty

AMWA Dinner with Manveen Saluja MD and Guest Faculty Dr. S.Balaraman, Dr. Sana Kahn, and Dr. E.Chan What members enjoyed from the event: “All of us are different in more…