News and Events


View photos from the 2017 AWS Annual Conference on our Facebook page.

The call for manuscript titles for the 2018 annual issue of The American Journal of Surgery highlighting work by AWS members is open through December 22. Original research, formal systematic reviews, and meta-analyses are appropriate for submission.

DISCOVER YOUR GOOD LIFE! Purchase your raffle ticket for a getaway at Canyon Ranch.

Association of Women Surgeons receives Association of American Medical Colleges Group on Women in Medicine Science’s Leadership Award for an Organization

AWS to host a luncheon session at the AAS 2018 Academic Surgical Congress, January 30 – February 1, in Jacksonville, FL. Additional details coming soon!

  • Title: Graceful Self-Promotion – Open Panel Session
  • Panelists: Patricia Turner, Amalia Cochran, Sherry Wren, Steven Stain
  • Moderators: Heena Santry (AWS) & Zara Cooper (SBAS)

Research Opportunity in Colorectal Clinical Outcomes available at University Hospitals/Cleveland Medical Center.  1-2 years of funded clinical research is available for surgical resident/graduate with interest and experience in colon and rectal surgery. For more information, please contact .

American College of Surgeons Research Awards for US and Canadian Members