The Future of Women in Medicine & Health Care: Our Aptitude and Our Influence

Thursday, August 1st, 2019

The Future of Women in Medicine & Health Care: Our Aptitude and Our Influence September 20-22, 2019 Ottawa Art Gallery, Ottawa, Canada REGISTRATION is now OPEN for the 2019 FMWC … Read more

Call for Abstracts for FMWC AGM 2019

Friday, July 19th, 2019

  Submission Deadline: Friday, August 16, 2019 at 11:59pm EST. The Federation of Medical Women of Canada seeks to be the networking and professional development home for all Canadian women … Read more

Dr. Vivien Brown Accepts FMWC May Cohen Award

Tuesday, September 25th, 2018

Dr. Vivien Brown is a family physician in Toronto and the Vice President for Medical Affairs, Medisys Health Group Inc., a national business dedicated to preventative health care. Educated at … Read more

Call for Medical Student and Resident Abstracts

Thursday, July 5th, 2018

Submission Deadline: July 31st, 2018 at 11:59pm EST. The Federation of Medical Women of Canada is now accepting abstracts for the Annual General Meeting in Toronto, ON. Abstract submission is … Read more

An Invitation You Won’t Want to Miss!

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

Reading time: 1:30 min The following invitation is from Dr. Kathee Andrews, President-Elect, FMWC Dear Colleagues, As chair of the AGM planning committee, I am pleased to invite you to … Read more

Women Physicians Change the World – Political Activism – Dr. Jill Stein

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018

Dr. Emily Stowe, who is being honoured this year with investiture in the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame, was more than the first women to practice medicine in Canada, in … Read more

Women Physicians Change the World – Dr. Lynda Redwood-Campbell

Friday, March 30th, 2018

Medical women have a long history of domestic and international humanitarian aid. In the nineteenth century, it was physicians attached to missions who brought western medicine and science to such … Read more

Women Physicians Change the World

Thursday, March 15th, 2018

The theme of the 2018 Annual General Meeting and National Conference is – Women Physicians: Changing the World. We couldn’t have chosen a more appropriate theme to capture the global … Read more

Know Your Heart: Love Yourself

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

Every 20 minutes a woman in Canada dies from heart disease. Five times more women die from heart disease than from breast cancer. Two-thirds of heart health research focuses on … Read more

FMWC National Conference – Presentations

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Presentations at the FMWC 2017 National Conference The following presenters have given permission to post their presentations publicly. Dr. Susan Goldstein: Current Perspectives on the Use of Menopausal Hormone Therapy … Read more

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