MWF President, Professor Parveen Kumar made a Dame in the Queen's Birthday Honours

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19 June 2017


Congratulations to our President, Professor Parveen Kumar who has been honoured with a Damehood in the Queen's Birthday Honours, for services to medicine and medical education.

As co-author and editor of the iconic medical textbook Kumar and Clark's Clinical Medicine, Professor Kumar is an inspirational woman in medicine. We are delighted that she has been recognised for all the wonderful work she has done, and continues to do for medicine and medical education. 

Letter to Prime Minister Theresa May from women’s organisations on the DUP and abortion rights

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13 June 2017

A letter was sent today to the Prime Minister, Theresa May co-signed by the Medical Women's Federation alongside a number of women's organisations, urging her to not allow women's rights issues, in particular access to abortion, to be used as a trade off with the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP).

Please read the letter in full here. 

Vacancy: Office Manager

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02 June 2017

mwf straplineMWF is looking for an experienced Office Manager to join its small team at its office in Tavistock Square, London.

The role will be to provide high quality, efficient and effective managerial support to the MWF President, Officers, Trustees and members.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual wanting to make this position their own. The ideal candidate must be a team player as MWF Office team is small and staff have to turn their hands to many things!

If you are interested in applying for this position please click here


Closing Date 19th June 2017

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