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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.

Professor Bettina Pfleiderer

Professor Bettina Pfleiderer works at the department of Clinical Radiology and is head of a research group on Cognition and Gender at the University Hospital in Munster (Germany). She is also developing teaching modules in gender medicine for medical students. She is active the German medical women´s association as well and is president of the local chapter of the Munster area since several years and is mentoring female medicals students and doctors.

She has been the recipient of numerous awards and was part of the organizing committee for the MWIA Münster Congress 2010. From 2010-2013 she was chair of the MWIA scientific- and research committee. She has designed the new MWIA Website and is currently MWIAs webmaster, as well as the chair of the MWIA working group on violence. She has two daughters.

Medical women- ambassadors of change!
Her inauguration address  can be downloaded here.