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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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July 18, 2019
ANNOUNCEMENT OF WINNERS OF THE CENTENNIAL TEASER QUIZ
The teaser quiz results are in. We had a total of 13 participants from 7 countries. There were 8 trivia questions and 4 participants got all 8 questions right.
The Questions and correct answers can be seen here!

We have four winners, and the winners are:
1.   Julie Hsin-Yun Chang from Taiwan
2.    Elizabeth Lorraine Lichtenstein from Sweden
3.    Rachel Walter from Germany
4.   Huai-Chueh Wu from  Taiwan

Congratulations!
Since we have more than one person with all eight answers correct, the winners will be drawn out of a hat/bowl at the end of the first Centennial General Assembly.  The first prize will be a microfiber Centennial scarf. The other prizes will be memory sticks with MWIA history, colourful fabric collage squares and delicious recipes from our member states.
In a situation where the winner is not present at theCentennial, the prize will be mailed directly to the recipient or given to aparticipant from the same country to deliver by hand.

Thank you to D Sarah Khalid Khan who generated the quiz questions!

Dr. ELEANOR NWADINOBI
PR Subcommittee Chair
MWIA

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We had 9 teasers in this centennial historical articles series highlighting MWIA´s history till the centennial congress in New York in July 2019.

October 2018
1st Historic teaser: MWIA was celebrating its 99 birthday a few days ago!
Interested to learn more about the first two decades of MWIA- 1919-1938? 
Here is the link to the full article with pictures.

November 2018
1939-1948 – Medical women in the Second World War and later
 Here is the link to the full article with pictures. 

December 2018
1949-1958 – the Amazing Story of MWIA continues 

The full article can be downloaded here. 

January, 2019
1959-1968 - Under the glass ceiling

The full text of the article can be downloaded here.

February, 2019
1969-1978 - MWIA witnessed its golden (50 years) Jubilee celebration 

The  full text of the article can be downloaded here.

March, 2019
1979-1988 - MWIA Celebrates Diamond (60 years) Jubilee 

The  full text of the article can be downloaded here.

April, 2019
1979-1988 - Increasing visibility and the Young Forum is born

The full text of the article can be downloaded here.

May, 2019
1999-2008 – MWIA 
as strong advocate for Gender Mainstreaming 
The full ext of the article can be downloaded here.

June, 2019
2009-2019 – MWIA
in the digital and online era
The full ext of the article can be downloaded here.