AMWA Initiatives

The American Medical Women’s Association advocates to bring under-addressed issues to the forefront of the national agenda.
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iGIANT Roundtables

AMWA is one of many partners helping to explore the Impact of Gender/Sex on Innovation And Novel Technologies (iGIANT).  This initiative was developed by the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and is now being implemented in the public and private sectors.

Read more about the initiative here and visit

Learn more about Dr. Saralyn Mark, founder of the iGIANT initiative, in her interview with Well Woman Life.

Future roundtables planned in Detroit, Denver, and Las Vegas. To get involved, please e-mail

Set up a roundtable in your community with this easy-to-use Roundtable Tool Kit.

AMWA Co-Hosted Summits:

AMWA Co-Hosted Roundtables:

AMWA participated in these roundtables:

AMWA plans to help launch the iGIANT Roundtable Scholars Program (IRS). Read about the IRS Program Outline.

See the impact of these roundtables: