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July 12th 2023
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MWF Student Representatives Vacancies

The Medical Women’s Federation aims to have a student representative at every medical school in the UK. In addition, we have a student representative on Council. If there isn't a representative at your sch...

July 12th 2023
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MWF Student Webinar - Presenting at Conferences

We have a very exciting Research Webinar for Students coming up on the 31st July from 5:30 to 6:30 pm on MS Teams! It is a great chance for students to learn how to present at conferences and maximise their experience and presence at conferences...

June 14th 2023
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Medical Women's Federation calls for the decriminalisation of abortion in the UK

Following the news that a 44-year-old woman has been sentenced to 28 months in prison for using abortion pills after the legal time limit, The Medical Women’s Federation urges the UK Government to decriminalise abortion in the UK. The 1861 Act whi...

May 23rd 2023
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Job vacancy: Communications and Administration Officer (part-time)

MWF is looking for a Communications and Administrative Officer to join its small team. The role will be based in Tavistock Square, London with occasional hybrid working from home. The role is for one day per week but some flexibility with hours is...

May 19th 2023
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MWF Student Webinar - Maximising Academic Experience: Student guide

Date of event: 06/06/23 @ 5:30pm Venue: Online – MS Teams Title: Maximising Academic Experience: Student guide (Webinar 1 of Research Series) Info: Do you want to maximise points for CST/IMT training? Want to maximise the outp...

April 11th 2023
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MWF's Response to The Times Article - Sexual assault, crude banter — what it’s like to be a female surgeon

The Medical Women's Federation (MWF) exists to protect, support and advance all women in medicine and to improve health for all. The recent article in The Times about women in surgery highlighted harrowing reports of sexism, sexual harassment and...

March 24th 2023
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MWF Welcomes New President

Professor Chloe Orkin has stepped down after having served MWF since 2019 as Vice President, President-Elect and President to focus on her academic commitments. Professor Scarlett McNally will assume the role as President effective immediately...

March 6th 2023
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Emergency Council Meeting - 22nd March, 3pm - 5pm

 The MWF Spring Council meeting will take place virtually on the 22nd March, 3pm - 5pm. We apologise for the short notice but there are some urgent updates we wish to discuss with council members. The council meeting is open to all MWF memb...

February 16th 2023

Vacancy - Honorary Secretary

    Honorary Secretary Vacancy We are inviting nominations for the position of Honorary Secretary to take office at the end of the Annual General Meeting (AGM) in May 2023. To view the job description, click here. To apply...

February 10th 2023
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MWF Virtual Spring Conference

 The MWF Spring Conference will now be held virtually on the amazing interactive MedAll platform. As a result of this, we have reduced the price of tickets to £20 flat rate for our members and free for our student members to maximise t...


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