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Women in Medicine

Join the AMA Women Physicians Section in honoring physicians who have offered their time, expertise and support to advance women in medicine.
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Women in Medicine Month

graphic of diverse women to commemorate women in medicine month

September is the AMA’s Women in Medicine (WIM) Month, which serves to showcase the accomplishments of women physicians as well as highlight advocacy related to women physicians and health issues impacting women patients.

The 2018 theme is “Celebrating Our Legacy, Embracing Our Future.”

Visit the Women in Medicine Month web page for 10 ways to get involved in Women in Medicine Month, register for the “Sex and Gender Differences in Medicine” webinar and download social media banners, images and sample posts.

Joan F. Giambalvo Fund for the Advancement of Women

Learn about the recipients of the 2018 Joan F. Giambalvo Fund for the Advancement of Women and read about their research projects. The fund provides scholarships of up to $10,000 to support research advancing the study of women in the medical profession.

Video: Women in Medicine by the Numbers

Women in Medicine by the Numbers

Learn about stats on the growing number of women in medicine.

Video: A Profile of Women Physician Leaders & Pioneers

A Profile of Women Physicians Leaders and Pioneers

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