32nd International MWIA Triennial Congress, 2022, 24-26 June Taipei, Taiwan, Taipei International Convention Centre
Abstract Submission Deadline 31st December 2021
Closing dates for abstract submissions is drawing nigh so I urge you to give some thought to presenting at the international congress in 2022.
Notification of acceptance is March 15 2022.
The themes are as follows:
- Mandating Sex and Gender Health Education in Medical Schools: what we learn from global efforts
- Work Life Balance
- Eye and New Vision in Ophthalmology
- Infectious Diseases – Emerging Infections, COVID-19, Enteroviruses
- Prenatal and Newborn Screening and Genetic Disorders
- Women’s Roles in Medical Education – Challenges and Opportunities
- Family and workplace violence
- Women Doctors as Positive Strengths in Oncology
- Women in Palliative Care: hoping for the best and preparing for the worst – helping patients achieve their best in palliative care
- Medical Women in Policy Making and Public Affairs
- Precision Medicine in Women’s Cancer: leave no actionable mutation behind
- Women’s Health and the Prevention of Unplanned Teenage Pregnancies
- Adolescent Contraception
- How Women Experience Neurologic Diseases Differently
- Women Physicians and Social Media: advocacy and education
- Applying the Gender Lens to Mental Health Research and Practice: a cross -cultural analysis
- Update in Dermatology
- Returning Healthy Breasts to Young Women with Breast Cancer
- Infectious Disease: viral hepatitis
- Education Innovation and Frontiers of Research in Dentistry.
On behalf of the MWIA Scientific and Research Subcommittee of which I am co-Chair, we look forward to seeing many Australian medical women share their latest research and expertise at this international Congress. I had the great pleasure of attending the MWIA WP Conference in Taipei in April 2015 – here are some photos of this event.
National Coordinator, AFMW
Magdalena is the President of the AFMW (2020-) and former President of VMWS (2013 & 2017-2020), National Coordinator AFMW, MWIA Scientific and Research Subcommittee co-Chair, MWIA Mentoring and Leadership, Special Interest Group, Chair
Magdalena’s deep engagements with the RACGP over many years includes chair of Women in General Practice, is currently on the RACGP Expert Committee Quality Care, prior to that on RACGP eHealth Expert Committee. She is a regular media spokesperson on numerous health issues, being interviewed most weeks by mainstream and medical media. Magdalena has represented the RACGP at senate enquiries and has worked on several National Health Framework reviews.
Both an RACGP examiner and University examiner she supervises medical students and undertakes general practice research. Roles outside of RACGP include the Strategy and Policy Committee for Breast Cancer Network Australia, Board Director of Women’s Health Victoria and Chair of their Strategy and Policy subcommittee and the AMA Victoria GP Network Committee.
Magdalena has presented at the United Nations as part of the Australian Assembly and was recently appointed the Australian representative to the World Health Organisation, World Assembly on COVID 19, by the Medical Women’s International Association (MWIA).