Association of Women Surgeons
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AWS and the AWS Foundation provide a number of innovative programs that support women surgeons and have the power to impact the future of the field of surgery -- for members and non-members alike.
Success! The organization has met its goal of raising $65,000 this year to help grow AWS and its offerings. Click here for more information. Thanks to all our donors!
Learn more about the AWS Foundation:
- Mission and Purpose
- Foundation Programs
- Honor/Memorial Program
- Make a Contribution
- Campaign Supporters
Feel free to Contact the AWS Foundation Office if you have any questions.
|NEED HELP finding a surgeon? Click here to access the Find a Surgeon database. A free offering provided by the Association of Women Surgeons (AWS), this service provides a representative listing of AWS members, and can be searched by name or location.|
The Association of Women Surgeons is committed to supporting the professional and personal needs of female surgeons at various stages in their careers - from residency through retirement. Since our founding in 1981, AWS has set up many programs with the specific objective of promoting the professional growth and advancement of our members. Truly an international organization, AWS has members in 15 countries, including: Australia, Beirut, Canada, the Commonwealth of Dominica, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Ireland, Israel, Japan, Latvia, Malaysia, South Africa, Switzerland, and the Unites States of America. Learn more about Why AWS is Important.
"Were it not for the undaunted spirit of a few exceptional women, many barriers would still exist to discourage women from becoming surgeons. What we do today to support the AWS Foundation can create real change for women surgeons tomorrow."
- Tamar Earnest, MD, FACS