About the Women Physicians Section (WPS)
There are more than 90,000 female members of the AMA, working to increase the number of women physicians in leadership positions.
Women Physicians Section (WPS) meetings and events
Find details and registration information for meetings and events being held by the Women Physicians Section (WPS)
Women in medicine month webinar: Gender equity in medicine
View the webinar "Advancing gender equity through medical education, leadership development and medical practice," featuring Margot Savoy, MD.
Alexa Kimball, MD, MPH, talks about closing gaps for women in medicine
AMA's Moving Medicine series features physician voices and achievements. Learn more in this discussion with Alexa Kimball, MD, MPH, about closing the gaps for women in medicine.
Medical School Diversity
Women in medical schools: Dig into latest record-breaking numbers
Women are the majority among medical students in both DO- and MD-granting medical schools, but more work on physician gender equity remains.
4 ways women physicians can better control career trajectory
Learn with the AMA how women physicians can identify opportunities to step into leadership roles, amplify their voices and mitigate doctor burnout.
Women Physicians Section Inspiration Award
The AMA Women Physicians Section (WPS) Inspiration Award honors and acknowledges physicians who have offered their support throughout the professional careers of fellow physicians, residents and students.
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