This message contains images. If you don't see images, click here to view.
Advertise in this news brief.




  Text Version    RSS    Subscribe    Unsubscribe    Archive    Media Kit August 13, 2014

Home   About AMWA   Advocacy  Initiatives   Resources   Member Benefits  Contact  Donate Join  Get Involved      

Honoring the achievements of AMWA members, past and present ...




AMWA Sterling Silver Pin

Order your pin.

Message from AMWA President, Dr. Farzanna Haffizulla
Watch the video.


AMWA: Voice of Women in Medicine
Watch the video.


AMWA featured: Breakthroughs with Martin Sheen
Watch this Video under "content experts."


Support the American Women's Hospitals Service
Donate Now


Shop online and support AMWA
Charity Blast Vendors Amazon


AMWA discount on Health IT courses
Learn more.


Twitter: Women in Medicine Mondays
Follow AMWA.

 

AMWA Board Call for Nominations
Submission deadline is Friday!

Applications are due Aug. 15. The AMWA Governance Committee is currently accepting nominations for positions on the Board of Directors beginning in the 2015-16 year. Apply here.
   Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


AMWA NEWS

AMWA Member Dr. Danielle Ofri — NY Times Op Ed
Adventures in ‘Prior Authorization’
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE

Webinar - Wednesday, Aug. 27, 8 pm Eastern
On the Front Lines: The Role of Healthcare Professionals in Addressing Sex Trafficking”
— Dr. Holly Atkinson. Register here!

Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Call for ethnic-enriched healthy recipes
For the AMWA Diversity and Inclusion Section Recipe Book
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE

Register Now! AMWA Interim Meeting, Sept. 27-28, 2014
The AMWA Interim Meeting will take place Sept. 27-28, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE

AMWA Centennial Meeting — April 23-26, 2015
Celebrate 100 years in Chicago, Illinois, with AMWA!
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE

AMWA Diversity and Inclusion Survey: We Need Your Input!
Click here to complete survey.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE

Announcing AMWA's New Fellowship Program
Recognizing distinguished members of AMWA who have accomplished outstanding achievements in science, medicine or academia. Apply Now
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


AMWA HEADLINES
Missed last week's issue? Stay up to date with news from your association.

    Dr. Farzanna Haffizulla publishes 2nd book
Artifact from AMWA Founder Dr. Bertha Van Hoosen
AMWA board member leads medical mission trip to rural Nicaragua
A message from your president about AMWA's Fellowship Program
AMWA Diversity and Inclusion Section at STAND DOWN Event


PHYSICIAN & WOMEN'S HEALTH NEWS

Massachusetts Conference for Women: Free Teleclass on Negotiation
Ace Your Next Negotiation — with Sheila Heen Aug. 26
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE

Call for Applications: NPA Copello Health Advocacy Fellowship
2013 Copello Health Advocacy Fellowship — National Physicians Alliance
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article

Program for Women with Heart Disease — for your patients
Special Leadership Symposium for women with heart disease
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE

Increase in female orthopedic surgeons
WJXT-TV
In 1970, only eight percent of doctors were women. Today, it’s 30 percent.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE

Drug-related suicide attempts rise sharply
CBS News
There has been a significant rise in drug-related suicide attempts in the past few years, with the most alarming increase among middle-aged people, two new reports find.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE

Why physicians are turning to startups
Forbes
Across the country (and the world), physicians from every specialty are creating, joining, or hoping to join startups.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE

The Kaiser Way: Lesson for US healthcare?
USA Today
The Affordable Care Act has been dramatically changing the way hospitals do business, forcing them to rethink which patients they admit and focus on keeping people healthy.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE

Ebola declared international public health emergency
Bloomberg
The worst Ebola outbreak on record is a public health emergency that threatens nations outside the four in West Africa where the virus is spreading, WHO said.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE

Taking a vacation can improve your health
By Jessica Taylor
According to a 2014 Oxford Economics Assessment of paid time off in the U.S. 42 percent of employees with PTO finished the year with unused days.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE
 

AMWA NewsFlash
Colby Horton, Vice President of Publishing, 469.420.2601
Download media kit

Jessica Taylor, Senior Medical Editor, 202.684.7169   
Contribute news

Be sure to add us to your address book or safe sender list so our emails get to your inbox. Learn how.

This edition of the AMWA NewsFlash was sent to ##Email##. To unsubscribe, click here. Did someone forward this edition to you? Subscribe here -- it's free!
Recent issues

July 30, 2014
July 22, 2014
July 16, 2014



7701 Las Colinas Ridge, Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063