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Thursday, May 30, 2019
Medical Student Roundtable Part 2 »
Read part one of the Medical Student Roundtable  here . What are the successful strategies for maintaining a wo...
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Book Review: Women Don't Ask »
Book Review: Women Don't Ask: The High Cost of Avoiding Negotiation—and Positive Strategies for Change by Linda Babcock...
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Mentor Spotlight: Dr. Mary T. Killackey »
Mary Killackey, MD is the Robert & Viola Chair of Surgery and Associate Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics at Tulane...
Thursday, April 4, 2019
Your Path to Surgery »
Your Path to Surgery: A Roundtable with Medical Students from the Association of Women Surgeons National Medical Student C...
Thursday, April 4, 2019
Dr. Kim Ephgrave Visiting Professorship 2018 »
It is my distinct pleasure to write this report regarding my recent visit to the Dell-Seton Medical Center and Dell Medica...
Thursday, April 4, 2019
The Dr. Sally Abston AWS Distinguished Member Award »
  The AWS Foundation is pleased to announce the establishment of an award in honor of Dr. Sally Abston (1934-2008)...
Thursday, April 4, 2019
Book Review: This Won't Hurt a Bit »
Book Review: This Won't Hurt A Bit (And Other White Lies): My Education in Medicine and Motherhood by Michelle Au, MD...
Thursday, April 4, 2019
Mentor Spotlight: Dr. Stephanie Pannell »
Dr. Stephanie Pannell is board certified in General Surgery & Colorectal Surgery. She received her MD from Mercer Uni...
Monday, February 4, 2019
Article from 2018 AWS Foundation Grant Winner »
I first heard about the AWS Foundation Grant through my good friend and mentor Genevieve Boland, MD, PhD while I was still...
Monday, February 4, 2019
Photos from Dr. Crandall's Trip to China »
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Monday, February 4, 2019
Mentor Spotlight: Dr. Gail Rosseau »
This month's eConnections features Dr. Gail Rosseau , a board-certified neurosurgeon with tremendous experience in global...
Monday, February 4, 2019
Book Review: The Woman in the Surgeon's Body »
Review of The Woman in the Surgeon's Body by Joan Cassell In this book, Dr. Joan Cassell, an anthropologist,...
Monday, December 3, 2018
This is Everyone's Lane »
By Stephanie Bonne On a busy day in the ICU, I was back and forth between meetings, notes and patients, when my phone b...
Monday, December 3, 2018
Interview with Dr. Monica Vera »
Interview by Mecker Moller, MD. Translation by Luz Maria Rodriguez, MD, FACS. Edited by Mecker Moller, MD, Luz Maria Rod...
Monday, December 3, 2018
Mentor Spotlight: Dr. Trista Reid »
Whenever you ask a resident or a medical student about their experience working with Dr. Trista Reid, her outstanding comm...
Monday, October 1, 2018
Committee Spotlight: Member Services Committee »
The Member Services Committee is in charge of developing and maintaining programs to promote new membership and retent...
Monday, October 1, 2018
Book Review: In the Land of Invisible Women »
Review of In the Land of Invisible Women by Dr. Qanta Ahmed After she was denied a visa to stay and practice in the...
Monday, October 1, 2018
Mentor Spotlight: An Interview with Dr. Ellie Kiell »
When considering who to interview for the AWS Mentor Spotlight, I wanted to highlight a female surgeon who balances her ma...
Tuesday, July 31, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mentor Spotlight: Dr. Michael M. Haglund »
Michael M. Haglund, MD, PhD, MACM, FAANS, FCS (ECSA) is a Distinguished Professor of Neurosurgery and the Residency Progr...
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Member Spotlight: Madeline B. Torres »
This month's member spotlight is on Madeline B. Torres , who serves as the liaison between the Resident and Associate Soc...
Friday, June 1, 2018
Member Spotlight: Sasha Adams »
This month's member spotlight is on Sasha Adams , who went to medical school at the Medical University of South Carolina,...
Friday, June 1, 2018
Committee Spotlight: Clinical Practice Committee »
The Clinical Practice Committee's aim is to support and promote women surgeons in various practice environments including...
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Mentor Spotlight: An Interview with Dr. Silvania Klug Pimentel »
As I volunteered to write this edition of the AWS Mentor Spotlight, I couldn't think of a better female surgeon to intervi...
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
AWS Member Spotlight: Resident and Fellow Committee »
The Resident and Fellow Committee’s aim is to develop resources to support and promote women in surgical residency program...
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Mentor Spotlight: An Interview with Dr. Doreen Wiggins »
During my first year of medical school, I was incredibly lucky to be paired with Dr. Doreen Wiggins for our doctoring cour...
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Member Spotlight: Sarah Armenia & Shree Agrawal »
Sarah Armenia, currently in her research year between MS2 and MS3 at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, and Shree Agrawal,...
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Committee Highlight: Medical Student Committee »
by Shree Agrawal Our mission on the AWS National Medical Student Committee is to support your exploration and inter...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
How to Negotiate - Future Surgeon »
HOW-TO NEGOTIATE YOUR WORTH Mohini Dasari As a fourth-year medical student slated to begin residency in a few months...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
How to Negotiate - Practicing Surgeon »
NEGOTIATIONS… Sharon L. Stein, MD, FACS, FASCRS When I was finishing fellowship, I accepted a job at my home in...
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Women in Surgery: A perspective from India »
By: Sushma Sagar MBBS, MS, FACS Two roads diverged in a wood and I… I took the one less travelled by And tha...
Wednesday, December 26, 2012
Success as a Surgeon: an Interview with Dr. Nancy Gantt »
Success as a Surgeon: an Interview with Dr. Nancy Gantt on her experiences in training for surgery, managing a successful...
Wednesday, December 26, 2012
An International Road to Surgery: An interview with Dr. Anna Riemen, BSc Hon Biochem, MbChB, MRCSEd »
Speciality Registrar Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Suite Woodend Hospital Eday Road Aberdeen AB15 6...
Wednesday, December 26, 2012
The Surgical Residency Interview Process »
Advice From AWS Attendings and Residents for the Female Applicant By Gloria R. Sue, MA AWS Student Committee Memb...
Tuesday, December 25, 2012
On Surgical Inspiration, Mentorship, and Managing Life as a Resident: An Interview with Prathima Nan »
Interview with Prathima Nandivada  General Surgery Resident and Research Fellow Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Cen...