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AMWA President, Dr. Farzanna Haffizulla awarded the 2014 "volunteerism and community service award" from the Florida chapter of the American College of Physicians.
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Register Now! AMWA Interim Meeting, Sept. 27-28, 2014
The AMWA Interim Meeting will take place Sept. 27-28, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Diversity and Inclusion Section's Cultural Cookbook to Commemorate Centennial Meeting: Submissions by Thursday Oct. 30
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AMWA Centennial Meeting — April 23-26, 2015
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Announcing AMWA's New Fellowship Program
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NEWS FROM THE SEX AND GENDER WOMEN'S HEALTH COLLABORATIVE (SGWHC)
Sex differences in cardiology, traumatic brain injury and statins. Read more.
Shift with Tory This Fall — Sept. 9
Author Tory Johnson shares insights on shifting careers
Mentoring Millennials — Sept. 16
Author Lindsay Pollak discusses the new generation of leadership
PHYSICIAN & WOMEN'S HEALTH NEWS
Healing Healthcare Disparities Through Education
Harvard Medical School — Oct. 17-18
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VITamin D and OmegA-3 TriaL (VITAL)
Investigating whether taking daily dietary supplements of vitamin D3 or omega-3 fatty acids reduces the risk for developing cancer, heart disease and stroke.
Empowering women and girls: The impact of gender equality on public health
"In many societies, women and young girls do not enjoy the same access to health as men, let alone the same rights or opportunities."
US officials announce Ebola vaccine trial launch
U.S. health officials announced that the first human trial of an experimental Ebola vaccine will start next week, and that trials of other vaccines will follow close on its heels.
CDC: Infant immunization rates 'are stable or increasing'
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According to data from the CDC's National Immunization Survey, the vast majority of parents are ensuring vaccination for their infant children.
WHO urges stiff regulation on e-cigarettes
The World Health Organization recommended that nations regulate electronic cigarettes and ban them from use indoors until the exhaled vapor is proven not to harm bystanders.
A practical and effective primary care intervention for treating adolescent depression
WHO ranks unipolar depression as the leading cause of “illness and disability” for 10- to 19-year-old youth worldwide, above common physical health problems.
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