AMA Wire

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

News for Women Physicians

AMA-WPC Governing Council election is under way; be sure to vote

AMA-WPC Governing Council election is under way; be sure to vote

Help the AMA Women Physicians Congress (WPC) fill two physician vacancies as well as the medical student position on the group's governing council by voting in this year's governing council election. Encrypted ballots were sent Monday to AMA-WPC members. The election will conclude at midnight Central time April 15.

If you have questions about the election, contact Cynthia Norwood of the AMA via email or at (312) 464-4743.

CDC offers new women's health resources

New fact sheets, reports and other tools covering various aspects of women's health are now available on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website. Resources are available on a number of topics including contraception, diabetes, immunizations in pregnant women and work-related stress.