Wednesday, March 20, 2013
News for Women Physicians
AMA-WPC Governing Council election begins April 1; be sure to vote
Help the AMA Women Physicians Congress (WPC) fill two physician vacancies as well as the medical student position on the AMA-WPC Governing Council by voting in this year's governing council election.
An encrypted ballot will be emailed April 1 to AMA-WPC members. Email the AMA-WPC by March 25 to ensure that the group has your email account.
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.
View award, leadership opportunities available throughout medicine
Physicians, residents and medical students now have easy access to details of various award programs and leadership opportunities available to them through the AMA and other organizations—all in one simple document.
This new document, developed by the AMA, provides a concise overview of numerous leadership development, scholarship and recognition programs in an effort to promote research and leadership experience among women physicians. The document describes each program and includes application requirements and deadlines for each.