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.
Get involved today
Join us today and in the celebration of Women in Medicine: Advancing Equity, Creating Change.
10 ways to celebrate Women in Medicine Month
This year’s theme “Advancing Equity, Creating Change” offers many opportunities to be engaged throughout September.
Joan F. Giambalvo Fund
AMA Women Physicians Section and the AMA Foundation announce winners of the 2020 Joan F. Giambalvo Fund for the Advancement of Women research grants program.
Social media kit
Show your support by using our Women in Medicine Month Social Media Kit resources, including images and social media posts. #WIMMonth
Sept. 25 Webinar: Women Physicians Leading During Crisis webinar
Join us on 11:45 a.m. Central for a webinar on how times of crisis can exacerbate distinct challenges.
2020 AMA Inspiration Award honorees
The award honors and acknowledges physicians who have offered time, wisdom and support.
COVID-19 and women physicians
AMA experts and leaders discuss the unique challenges women physicians face during COVID-19.
AMA women physicians advancing equity, creating change
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.
Gender inequity: Creating systemic change, part one
Podcast: In the first of a two-part discussion at the 2019 AMA Annual Meeting, Esther Choo, MD, MPH, explores the impact of gender bias in the health care workplace.
Gender inequity: Creating systemic change, part two
Podcast: Dr. Choo continues the impact of gender bias in the health care workplace, in the second part of the series.