Women

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  • American Medical Women's Association (AMWA)(www.amwa-doc.org)

    Dedicated to serving as the unique voice for women's health and the advancement of women in medicine.

  • American Medical Association Women Physicians Section(www.ama-assn.org)

    Web site provides information on women physician professional issues and women's health with a section devoted to life balance for the female physician.

  • The Physician Reentry into the Workforce Project(physician-reentry.org)

    Web site provides information regarding physician reentry into practice -- an issue that cuts across genders and specialties.

  • Explorations in Work/Practice Options - a joint project of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the AMA-WPC(www.ama-assn.org)

    Web site provides tools to assess work/practice options to better meet personal and professional needs.

  • Physician Life Balance

    A collection of articles and organizations that can help physicians attain life balance, selected by the American Academy of Family Physicians.

  • American Heart Association - Red Dress Campaign(www.goredforwomen.org)

    Go Red For Women is the American Heart Association's nationwide movement that celebrates the energy, passion and power we have as women to band together and wipe out heart disease.

  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services(answers.hhs.gov)

    The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services provides online resources specific to women's health.