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Young MWIA

The Young MWIA’s (yMWIA) full name is Special Interest Group for Young Female Doctors and Medical Students. It is an opportunity for the younger members of the profession to meet and discuss issues relevant to their stage in their careers. More information you will find here.

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MWIA centennial congress flyer can be downloaded here

The MWIA centennial congress website is open now!
MWIA will be 100 years old and don´t miss this very special event! Please consider submitting an abstract for a presentation or a poster. The deadline for abstract submission is September 1, 2018. Please share this information within your professional networks. We are looking forward to welcoming you all at the centennial congress in New York next summer.

10th of April 2018
Update on Abstracts for Poster Presentations: 

Poster submissions are now open and will close September 1, 2018.  Please go to the congress website and click under “POSTERS” for the guidelines and actual submission document.
Please note, you will be charged an one-time $40 non-refundable fee for poster abstract submission!

Update on Abstracts for Oral Presentations:
Submissions for oral presentations are now open and  will close September 1, 2018.  Please go to the congress website and click under “PROPOSALS” for the guidelines and actual submission document.

There are also exiting activities around the centennial celebrations!

February 6, 2018
Invitation for scarf competition
As part of the activities leading up to the congress, MWIA is holding a competition to design a scarf to commemorate the occasion of 100 years as an organization. Each member will be eligible to send in ONE design by July 1, 2018.We look forward to receiving many beautiful designs from which to choose the winning entry!

Please see the attached letter in which Dr. Eleanor Nwadinobi, Chair of the Centennial Public Relations Subcommittee, outlines the process and the timelines. Please find the details here.

February 3, 2018
Invitation to participate in MWIA centenary fabric collage
As part of the preparations towards the centenary, we are inviting National associations to contribute to the MWIA centenary fabric collage. The fabric collage will be a symbol of our unity, sisterhood and diversity. Please see the call here.

April 21th 2018
Updated Information for election of MWIA executive

Please consult the First Special update for nomination forms and further information. The deadline for sending the nominations for VP´s, treasurer, president and secretary general has been extended till the  30th of June 2018.

Nominations must be sent to secretariat(add)

The individual job descriptions of the MWIA officers and VP can be found here:

February 2, 2018
First Special update for the congress is online
It can be downloaded here

MWIA election campaigning, principles and procedures
A  code of conduct of elections are summarized here.