About the Women Physicians Section (WPS)
There are nearly 90,000 female members of the AMA, working to increase the number of women physicians in leadership positions.
Managing work life balance
Helping members find the best practice options for them and their patients.
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.
Physician moms: More housework, higher career dissatisfaction
Overall, physician mothers report being responsible for most domestic tasks. Learn how one surgeon and medical school dean managed home and work demands.
UC-Irvine medical student elected to AMA Board of Trustees
The AMA announced today that Sarah Mae Smith has been elected the next student member of the AMA Board of Trustees.
Media kit for Women in Medicine Month
View images and logos you can use and share on social media to celebrate Women in Medicine Month during September.
There’s gender bias in medical research. Here are 3 keys to fix it.
There are not enough women included in research. Here is how physicians and health professionals can fix this sex and gender bias.
4 qualities women leaders in medicine need to succeed
AMA President Barbara McAneny, MD, and President-elect Patrice Harris, MD, discuss the qualities women need to succeed in medicine and how the health care industry should change.
Medical School Diversity
6 women awarded for research on gender bias in medical training
Two research projects will explore timely issues related to women in medicine—gender bias in medical student evaluations and why women leave medicine during training years.