Women in Medicine Month

Each September, the AMA Women Physicians Section (WPS) honors physicians who have offered their time, wisdom and support to advance women with careers in medicine.

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Women Physicians Section (WPS) Inspiration Award

2020 AMA Inspiration Award honorees

The award honors and acknowledges physicians who have offered time, wisdom and support throughout the professional careers of fellow physicians, residents and students.

Women physicians & experts discuss the impact of COVID-19

AMA women physicians advancing equity, creating change

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Oprah and AMA: COVID-19 and the Black community

In a virtual interview with Oprah Winfrey on Apple TV+, AMA Chief Health Equity Officer Aletha Maybank, MD, MPH, discusses the pandemic’s effects on Black communities across the country.