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NYMC's American Medical Women’s Association Events
Families in Medicine

Families in Medicine
This event is open to the entire NYMC community, to attend, have dinner and listen to physicians who have experience balancing the requirements of a career in medicine with having a family. Past panelists have included Dr. Susan Rachlin, Radiology Residency Program Director and Associate Professor and Dr. Jennifer Koestler, Pediatrician and Associate Dean for Medical Education.

2012 date TBA.

Vagina Monologues
Every year AMWA members put together a performance entitled Vagina Monologues to raise money for various organizations. The night includes a wine and cheese reception.

Be on the lookout for our 2012 date.

Bake Sales
AMWA participates in many bake sales to fundraise money for various organizations throughout the year.


AMWA will host a Spring Bake Sale in May.

Gender Equity Award
Each year AMWA recognizes a staff member voted by the student body who has demonstrated a commitment to gender equity in both their professional demeanor and activities and in their teaching responsibilities. Please see Gender Equity Award Tab for more information.

This year’s award ceremony will take place in May 2012. Voting for the award will open to students on April 25, 2012.

Book Drives
AMWA participates in medical school book drives before each new block.  Our collection of books includes books needed for every year, as well as USMLE study books.

Health Fair

Please see Book Drive Tab for more information

Other Events
AMWA also participates in other activities like the annual community health fair. There are also various social and club activities throughout the year.