Women Physicians Section (WPS)
2014 Annual Meeting of the AMA House of Delegates
Register now for this year's AMA Women Physicians Section (WPS) Annual Business Meeting, which will take place June 7 at the Hyatt Regency Chicago. Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on May 30.
The AMA-WPS Handbook Review Committee will convene prior to each WPS Business meeting to review items of business that are referred to each HOD reference committee. In advance of the WPS Business meeting, committee members will work with the AMA-WPS delegate and alternate delegate to: 1) review a portion of the AMA-HOD handbook for items of business that are relevant to the AMA-WPS and 2) propose an initial course of action for relevant items (active support, support, oppose, active oppose, monitor). Interested individuals should contact the AMA-WPS by April 30.
Please check our meetings and events page for more updates.
About the WPS
The AMA Women Physicians Section (WPS) seeks to increase the number and influence of women physicians in leadership roles and to advocate for and advance the understanding of women's health issues. All women AMA members are automatically members of the WPS. Additionally, male AMA members are very welcome to "opt-in" to become WPS members.
There are different ways to become involved:
- Join the AMA today
- Join the AMA-WPS
- AMA-WPS Involvement Opportunities
- Become an AMA-WPS Liaison
- Contact the AMA-WPS Governing Council