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Friday, June 26, 2020
AWS Statement on Supporting Surgical Trainees Who Are Breastfeeding »
The Association of Women Surgeons (AWS) recognizes the importance of supporting physicians and trainees who are breastfeed...
Monday, June 15, 2020
2020-2021 Call for Nominations: AWS Executive Committee, AJS Junior Editor, and WiSC Liaison »
The AWS Nominating Committee is seeking self-nominations to serve as officers on the Executive Committee beginning in Octo...
Thursday, June 11, 2020
AWS Statement on Racism and Violence »
We hear you, and we thank you for your feedback. The Association of Women Surgeons is outraged at the murders of George Fl...
Thursday, June 11, 2020
We Hear You »
AWS Members,  The past few days have been a tough time for all of us, not improved by the insensitivity of the A...
Thursday, May 28, 2020
AWS Annual Conference Goes Virtual in 2020 »
Dear AWS Members,    We want to inform you that we are pivoting to a virtual meeting for our upcoming AW...
Monday, March 30, 2020
Society of Asian Academic Surgeons Statement »
The current SARS-CoV2 pandemic has caused changes in our society that, only weeks ago, we might not have imagined. We know...
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Take a Breath and Decompress Hangouts »
The current COVID-19 pandemic has altered the way society functions, encouraging social distancing and quarantine. Working...
Monday, March 16, 2020
AWS Statement on COVID-19 »
Dear members, The current situation with COVID-19 has put a huge strain on the AWS community and the healthcare system...
Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Applications Open for SBAS-AWS Visiting Professorship »
The Society of Black Academic Surgeons (SBAS) and the Association of Women Surgeons (AWS) Visiting Professorship: Call for...
Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Applications Open for 2020-2021 SAAS Visiting Professorships »
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Monday, November 11, 2019
Get Involved with the 2020 AWS Issue of AJS »
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Friday, November 1, 2019
AWS Holds Successful 2019 Annual Conference »
On October 26-29, AWS held their Annual Conference at the Parc 55 Hotel in San Francisco. Held in conjunction with the...
Monday, September 23, 2019
2019 Annual Report and Strategic Plan »
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Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Slate of Candidates for the 2019-2020 AWS Council »
The Nominating Committee presents the following slate to the membership for the 2019-2020 AWS Council. All voting membe...
Wednesday, September 4, 2019
Help AWS Support Raphael House at Annual Conference »
Help us support women experiencing homelessness in San Francisco. This year, AWS is supporting Raphael House   by c...
Thursday, August 29, 2019
Welcoming the 2019-2020 AWS National Medical Student Committee »
Comprised of medical students, AWS Medical Student Committee works on student programs and issues. Here are the members of...
Tuesday, July 30, 2019
Dr. Kristen Carter Wins 2019 AAST/AWS Scholarship »
For the fifth year, The American Association for the Surgery of Trauma (AAST) and AWS have partnered to award a scholarshi...
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
2019 AWSF Award Winners »
Congratulations to the winners of the 2019  Association of Women Surgeons Foundation Awards . Winners wil...
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Call for Nominations: Executive Committee, ACS Advisory Council and AJS Editor »
The AWS Nominating Committee is seeking self-nominations to serve as officers on the Executive Committee beginning in Octo...
Monday, May 20, 2019
Apply for the ASA Surgical Leaders Fellowship Grant »
Have you always wondered what it was like to be a chair or have a major leadership position at a hospital or medical schoo...
Friday, March 29, 2019
Nominations Open for 2019 Awards »
The call for nominations for the Association of Women Surgeons Foundation Awards is now open. Winners will be hon...
Friday, February 15, 2019
NIH ORWH-Sponsored NASEM Symposium on Underrepresentation of Women in STEMM »
Addressing the Underrepresentation of Women in Science, Engineering, and Medicine: A National Academy of Sciences (NAS) S...
Thursday, January 17, 2019
Call for 2019 AJS-AWS Manuscript Reviewers »
The AWS has just completed the call for manuscript title submissions for the sixth annual edition of The American Journal...
Monday, October 29, 2018
AWS Hosts 2018 Annual Conference »
AWS held its 2018 Annual Conference October 20-23 in Boston. With nearly 500 attendees, more than any other year, the meet...
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
AWS Statement on Violence Against Women Act »
The Association of Women Surgeons recently issued a position statement on Intimate Partner Violence (IPV). We urge you...
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Welcoming the 2018-2019 AWS National Medical Student Committee »
Comprised of medical students, AWS Medical Student Committee works on student programs and issues. Here are the members of...
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
AWS Day of Service 2018 »
AWS's 2018 Day of Service is coming up on September 8! The AWS Day of Service was a great success last year and we look...
Monday, August 20, 2018
Association of Women Surgeons Releases Statement on Intimate Partner Violence »
Association of Women Surgeons Releases Statement on Intimate Partner Violence CHICAGO [August 20, 2018]—With more th...
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Call for AWS Executive Committee Nominations »
The AWS Nominating Committee is seeking self-nominations to serve as officers on the Executive Committee beginning in Octo...
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
2018 AWS Foundation Awards Winners »
Congratulations to the winners of the 2018 Association of Women Surgeons Foundation Awards . Winners will be...
Thursday, May 31, 2018
AWS Summer Recruitment Drive »
Studies show that female physicians earn close to 20% less than their male counterparts. This summer, AWS is hosting a mem...
Thursday, May 31, 2018
AWS National Medical Student Committee 2018-2019 Applications Now Open »
Last year, the AWS National Medical Student Committee had one of the most productive years in its history. We added se...
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Abstract Submission Open for the 2018 AWS Starr Medical Student and Resident Research Forum »
Abstract submissions are now open for the AWS Starr Medical Student and Resident/Fellow Research Forum at the AWS Annual...
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Submit Your Proposal for the 2018 Greening the OR Contest »
This contest is designed to facilitate discourse between healthcare providers about environmental responsibility in the op...
Friday, May 25, 2018
Announcing the AWS Coaching Project »
Burnout among surgical trainees is a challenging problem facing hospitals and programs nationwide, and studies show that b...

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