American Medical Women's Association
Newsflash — November 24, 2021

AMWA IS THANKFUL FOR EACH AND EVERY ONE OF YOU
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AMWA 107th Annual Meeting
Thriving with Tenacity, Humor, & Hope
March 24-27, 2022 (Virtual)

FEATURED MEMBER BENEFITS
AMWA Offers Physician Members a free 6-month Leadership Program
through The Korn Ferry Foundation. LEARN MORE

Enrollment Opens for AMWA EVOLVE
Leadership Development Course for Women Residents & Fellows. APPLY

Discover the Art of Effective Negotiating with Sara Laschever
Special Not-to-be-Missed ELEVATE Leadership Event Open to all AMWA Members
April 11 @ 8 pm ET REGISTER

Veterans & active duty physicians - 50% off new membership until Dec. 31. Code: Military

Interested in gaining visibility, sharing expertise? Join the AMWA Speaker's Bureau!

Explore all Member Benefits and Discounts 
OPPORTUNITIES to ENGAGE
Turning Fertility Challenges to Change Navigating tough conversations to get what's needed Jan 24 at 8 pm ET
AMWA Diversity Dialogues Interdisciplinary discussion promoting diversity of thought — monthly podcasts! LISTEN
November is Native American Heritage Month — Learn More

Dec 1, 8 pm ET. Learning to Listen: A Book Discussion with Dr. Vidhya Prakash. REGISTER

Dec 4, 2 pm ET. AMWA Dance, Theater, and Medicine Panel with Drs. Niraj Mehta, Anita Vasan, and Belinda Fu. REGISTER

Dec 12, 1 pm ET. One World One War Against COVID-19: Women Physicians Come Together. AMWA hosts international panel to discuss current developments with Dr. Padmini Murthy, Dr. Saralyn Mark, Dr. Eliza Chin and guests. REGISTER 

Dec 16, 8 pm ET. IMG Coffee Chat Series with Dr. Aras Erekul and Dr. Richard Correa.

Jan 8. Share Your Career Journey at the Region 4 Medical Students Conference. Interested in speaking? CONTACT

ELAM announces Executive Leadership in Academic Health Care, a year-long, part-time fellowship for women in mid-to-senior career level leadership positions. REGISTER
MEMBER NEWS
Kim Templeton, MD, becomes AWMA liaison for our partnership with the Council of Faculty in Academic Societies

AMWA Board Secretary, Paulette Cazares, MD, MPH, publishes Women’s Mental Health in the US Military — Where Are We Now? A Review of Recent Research. READ
CONTENT of INTEREST
We Deliver Better Care from Listening to Our Patients
AMWA Shares Four Women's Journeys. VIEW

11 Physician Specialties Ranked by Female Representation (MSSNY) READ
Women Doctors Face Higher Levels of Harassment, Frustration (US News) READ
Advancing Health Equity: A Guide to Language, Narrative & Concepts (AMA) READ
RESIDENT & STUDENT OPPORTUNITIES
National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) Board of Directors seeks a resident or fellow and DO student. Submit CV, letters, & nominations to admin@nrmp.org. READ

Fixing the Leaky Pipeline - A study examining why women medical students and residents leave medical training. Recruits needed. LEARN MORE
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Newsletter Editorial Team

Publications Chair: Andrea Done, MS, OMS III
Deputy Director: Jodi Godfrey, MS, RDN
Executive Director: Eliza Chin, MD, MPH
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