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What is the Association of Women Surgeons?

Dr. Danielle Walsh, president of Association of Women Surgeon, describes the organization.
“Our mission is to inspire, encourage, engage in the name of women surgeons to develop to their fullest potential both personally and professionally.”
Association of Women Surgeons – Homepage
AWS Twitter …

Changing Gender Paradigms

[Guest post from Dr. Paula Ferrada.]
While reading an innocuous post regarding dating female doctors, I came across a comment that immediately unleashed a visceral response: an MD implying that medical education is wasted on women.
His argument is as follows: Medical …

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Dr Katie

Featured Surgeon, late summer 2011, in Women in Surgery
First-year surgery resident Dr Katie has been sharing her educational experience online since undergraduate school. OnSurg is grateful for her participation in our Q & A:

What’s your story?
I first knew I wanted …

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Surgery Subspecialties Described – A Career Resource from AWS

Collaborative partners at the Association of Women Surgeons have made several articles available for re-publication at OnSurg. The articles describe the training requirements, case types, and research opportunities available in surgical subspecialties.
OnSurg plans to further develop pages for each of …