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3rd Annual Symposium for Advocates of Women Physician Scientists

Please join us for the 3rd Annual Symposium for Advocates of Women Physician Scientists, to be held in Charleston, SC at the Medical University of South Carolina on Saturday, May 14, 2016, from 8 am to 5 pm. The symposium will be … Continue reading

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Women in Science Symposium, April 6th

Hey Everyone! Please check out the Women in Science Symposium April 6th 8am -12:30pm. It looks like it is going to be a fantastic event! Event flier HERE. Please register for the symposium at http://tinyurl.com/gunjc8p by April 1st.

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UNC & Duke Advocates for MD-PhD Women in Science thank the Kenan-Biddle Partnership for their support!

On October 27th the UNC & Duke AMPWIS leadership had the opportunity to thank the Kenan-Biddle Partnership donors in person at the annual Poster Session. It was a fantastic experience to meet the individuals who support our joint endeavor, and … Continue reading

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Working with Policymakers

As both physicians and scientists, we will all be in positions to use our expertise to make positive social change through our research, our delivery of patient care, and through political activism. If you are interested in learning how to … Continue reading

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NIH Women in Science Newsletter Highlights AMPWIS!

The NIH Working Group on Women in Biomedical Careers sponsors a Women in Science Newsletter featuring recent research, a scientist spotlight, an institutional spotlight & current news and reports. In the September issue UNC was highlighted as an institution working … Continue reading

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Excellent Discussion on the Equal Rights Amendment!

Thanks to everyone who came out yesterday for a lively discussion on the history of the ERA, the reawakening of the movement, and what it would mean if the ERA were to be ratified as part of the constitution. Thanks … Continue reading

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Second Annual Southeast Symposium for MD-PhD Women in Science – A great success!

Hosted by Duke AMPWIS on May 16, 2015, the second symposium was a phenomenal day of career development and networking. With 27 students from 6 different MD-PhD programs (UNC, Duke, MUSC, UVA, VCU, Johns Hopkins), it was great to see … Continue reading

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AMPWIS Undergraduate Mentoring Program highlighted in Vital Signs!

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Health Policy & Patient Advocacy: Medical Student Essentials

Want to get more involved with health policy and patient advocacy but aren’t sure where to start? If so, please join UNC & Duke AMPWIS on May 4th at 7pm in Bondurant G074 for an exciting and informative workshop led by Dr. Sue Tolleson-Rinehart and Dr. Beat Steiner with guest MD/PhD student Tilden … Continue reading

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UNC & Duke AMPWIS Mentor Social

Join AMPWIS on April 7th at 6:30pm at the Chapel Hill location of Tobacco Road for an exciting evening of mingling and networking with faculty mentors from both UNC and Duke! This is a great opportunity to interact with and … Continue reading

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