Under Syndrome: Inequities in Women’s Cardiovascular Health

Thursday, February 28th, 2019

On Feb 10, 2019 the Vancouver Branch held an education session entitled “Under Syndrome: Inequities in Women’s Cardiovascular Health”. Twenty health care professionals, physicians, nurses and pharmacists attended. Dr. Shahin Jaffer, … Read more

Gender Matters: Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Women and How to Manage – Part 2

Thursday, January 24th, 2019

This is a summary of a presentation on women and cardiovascular disease hosted by the Federation of Medical Women of Canada Ottawa Branch on January 10, 2019 as part of their Evening … Read more

Gender Matters: Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Women and How to Manage – Part 1

Thursday, January 17th, 2019

This is a summary of a presentation on women and cardiovascular disease hosted by the Federation of Medical Women of Canada Ottawa Branch on January 10, 2019 as part of their Evening … Read more

FMWC HPV Awareness Evening

Friday, October 19th, 2018

On October 1, 2018, FMWC hosted a HPV Awareness Evening for students and community members in the Toronto area. The purpose of the evening was to raise awareness around HPV … Read more

HPV Prevention Week 2018: Spread the Message, Not the Infection

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

It’s HPV Prevention Week! Canada is a leader in HPV prevention. We were the first country to establish an HPV Prevention Week, in 2017, designed to raise awareness about the … 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 – 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

How’s it going, Dr. Mom?

Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

They say that the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws. The 5 mighty mothers who spoke at the annual, “How’s it going, Dr. Mom?” event at the University … Read more

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