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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 regional and international meetings

Meetings in 2018

March 12-23, 2018, New York, NY, USA
Commission on the Status of Women in New York: Priority theme: Challenges and opportunities in achieving gender equality and the empowerment of rural women and girls; Review theme: Participation in and access of women to the media, and information and communications technologies and their impact on and use as an instrument for the advancement and empowerment of women (agreed conclusions of the forty-seventh session);

March 22-25, 2018, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
North American Regional Meeting and AMWA AGM.
Call for posters!

April 8-10, Utah, USA
Sex and Gender Health education summit
Call for posters for all colleagues interested in Sex and Gender Specific Medicine. AMWA ( is one of the main organizers of this conference and hopes that members of MWIA will want to attend and present their work. One page brief and draft of programme.

April 27-28, 2018, Palermo, Italy
Southern European Regional Meeting of MWIA
Download the programm flyer here!
contact e-mail: vp_southerneurope(add)

May 21-29, 2018, Geneva, Switzerland
World Health Assembly of WHO

September 6-8, 2018, Bangkok, Thailand
8th Central Asia Regional Meeting of MWIA
Theme is “Women’s wellbeing-a global perspective”
Montien Hotel, Bangkok

September 21-23, 2018, Toronto,Canada
Annual general meeting and scientific session of the Federation of Medical Women of Canada.

October 3-6, 2018, Reykjavik, Iceland
World Medical Association General Assembly

October 1-6, 2018,Geneva,Switzerland
Eighth Session of the conference of the parties to the  WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, Geneva, Switzerland. 

November 11-15, 2018, Nairobi, Kenya
Africa and near East Regional Meeting of MWIA
Theme is “Accelerating women´s health agenda: priorities and opportunities through SDGs”

Meetings in 2019
June 3-6, 2019, Vancouver, Canada


Save the date: The Centennial MWIA congress will be in New York: 25-28th of July 2019!!! “Medical women- Ambassadors of change in a challenging global world”