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Medical Women’s International Association Panel at the United Nations

Medical Women’s International Association (MWIA)

With Co–Sponsors: American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA) and African Views

Presents the Parallel Event

Women Doctors Achieving Gender Equality/Empowerment in the Rural Setting

To Commemorate the 62nd Commission on the Status of Women

March 14th, 2018  1230 – 1400 hours

Venue – Salvation Army (Downstairs) 221 East 52nd Street


1230- 1231 Welcome and Moderation – Dr. Satty Gill Keswani –MWIA rep to UN

1232-1235 Dr. Shelley Ross, Secretary General MWIA

1235-1240 Prof. Bettina Pfleiderer, President MWIA

1241-1300 Prof. Christine Bennett AO Dean of Medicine, Notre Dame Uni, Sydney

1301-1307 Dr. Shoba Krishnan, President Global Initiative against HPV/ Cx cancer

1308-1313 Ms. Roya Mahboob – CEO Digital Citizen Fund

1314-1319 Ms. Denise Scotto Esq – VP & UN Rep of the International Federation of                                                                       Women in Legal Careers

120- 125 PM- Ms. Molly Gathoni, Kenya, African Views


INTRODUCTIONS FROM THE FLOOR Dr. Padmini Murthy, NGO CSW Executive, MWIA Alt Rep to UN and MWIA VP for North America


Dr. Clarissa Fabre, President-elect,  MWIA

Dr. Cissy Yu, VP Western Pacific, MWIA

Dr. Eleanor Nwadinobi, Chair, MWIA Centennial PR Subcommittee

Dr. Eliza Chin, Executive Director, AMWA

Dr. Gabrielle Casper, Past President, MWIA

Dr. Rosemary Ogu, Medical Women’s Association of Nigeria


1345-1355 Q&A Moderated by Dr. Satty Gill Keswani and Dr. Padmini Murthy

Vote of Thanks and Closing


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