A/Professor Magdalena Simonis, Chair MWIA Scientific and Research Subcommittee presents a summary of the Medical Women’s International Association (MWIA) survey of COVID-19 experiences of women doctors as healthcare providers. Thank you all for participating, over 1,400 responses received.
AFMW is affiliated with the Medical Women’s International Association (MWIA), an association of medical women representing women doctors from all five continents around the world. MWIA is represented on the Economic and Social Council of United Nations, the Board of the General Council of International Organisation of the Medical Sciences, the World Health Organisation has NGO observer status to the World Medical Association.
It aims to:
– Promote the cooperation of Medical Women in different countries and to develop friendship and understanding between Medical Women throughout the world.
– Actively work against gender related inequalities in the medical profession between female and male doctors including career oppor-tunities and economical aspects.
– Offer medical women the opportunity to meet so as to confer upon questions concerning the health and well-being of humanity.
For more information visit the MWIA website at http://mwia.net
Statement by Dr. Eleanor Nwadinobi, President of the Medical Women’s Association on International Women’s Day 2021
Happy International Women’s day 2021 to all women around the world . We commemorate the day under the theme “Women in leadership :achieving an equal future in the COVID-19 world “ and the campaign theme #choosetochallenge . I raise my hand boldly to challenge the obnoxious and obscene acts of… Read More »Statement by Dr. Eleanor Nwadinobi, President of the Medical Women’s Association on International Women’s Day 2021
2019 marks the centenary of MWIA. Preparations are well underway for the Centennial MWIA Congress to be held in July in New York. Read more about that here. At the General Assembly of the MWIA, AFMW, with 225 members, will get 7 votes. Australia has nominated Dr Desiree Yap (VMWS)… Read More »April 2019 – MWIA Report
Special Updates for MWIA Centennial Congress: Jan 2019, Feb 2018 MWIA Updates 2019: March 2018: December, September, June, March Find previous MWIA Updates here.