Medical School Life

Women Physicians Section Governing Council—student member

One medical student is elected annually to the WPS Governing Council


The Women Physicians Section (WPS) furthers issues related to women’s health and works to
accelerate the professional progress of women physicians through leadership development,
training and advocacy. 

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  • Attend up to three meetings per year
  • Carry out responsibilities as agreed to by the governing council
  • Implement/participate in WPS projects such as Women in Medicine Month

One year, commencing in June

Application will be available in fall 2024.

Download the position description as a PDF.

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