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Monday, September 14, 2020
Announcing the Winners of the Inaugural DEI Award »
Join us in recognizing the winners of the Inaugural Diversity Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Conference Award. We commend yo...
Tuesday, September 8, 2020
2020-2021 Slate of Candidates & Proposed Bylaws Changes »
Dear AWS Members, Please join us for the Annual AWS Business Meeting on Saturday, October 3 at 4:30pm EST for our Annu...
Thursday, July 30, 2020
2020 AWSF Award Winners »
Join us recognizing the winners of the 2020  Association of Women Surgeons Foundation Awards !  Mem...
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...

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