Extended Deadline: Council Member Vacancies

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13 April 2017

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We are inviting nominations for Council Members to take office for three year terms of office.

Council members are needed in East Midlands, Northern Ireland, South East, Scottish Eastern (Scottish Standing Committee) and North East Regions.

Nominees must be proposed and seconded (by an MWF Member) using the nomination form here. Send a typed CV – 1 side A4 maximum stating name, brief career resume, MWF membership and service and a brief personal statement (200 words maximum) to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Extended Deadline: Vacancy for Editor of Medical Woman

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13 April 2017

Med Women Front Page Vol 34The current editor of Medical Woman, comes to the end of her three year term in May 2017 and we are looking for candidates to apply to fill this position. Medical Woman is MWF's journal which is produced twice yearly and distributed to all MWF members. The term of office is three years, renewable for another three years.

This role is open to all members who are qualified doctors, from foundation to consultant level. Retired members and students are not eligible to apply for this position.

To apply, submit a 1 page CV stating name, brief career resume, MWF membership and service, along with a brief personal statement (300 words maximum) and send these to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The full job description can be downloaded here.

Closing date: Noon Friday 30th June 2017


International Women's Day 2017 - Be Bold For Change

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08 March 2017


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International Women’s Day is especially significant for MWF this year as we celebrate our centenary in 2017. Today and every day we are grateful for the hard work of the pioneering medical women who came before us and as an organisation we strive to move forward, pushing for equality and fairness for women in medicine.

The theme of this year’s International Women’s Day is ‘Be Bold For Change’, a principle that MWF was founded upon. In 1917, 190 women coming together at a time when it was difficult to have your voice heard as a woman, let alone as a woman in medicine, is nothing short of inspiring.

Today we celebrate medical women and their past achievements and we look forward to a bright future. We encourage you to nominate a friend or colleague or put yourself forward for our 100th Anniversary Prize. We are awarding three prizes, to a senior established doctor, an established doctor and an up and coming doctor to celebrate the diversity of our membership and shout about your achievements. Click here to download the nomination form.

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