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September 13th 2021
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Statement regarding the situation in Afghanistan

We, the undersigned, would like to express our deep concerns regarding the unfolding humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan. The re-establishment of Taliban control in the country has numerous implications. We would particularly like to highlight the...

September 3rd 2021
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Welcome to the MWF for Junior Doctors and Medical Students

We are hosting a meeting on Monday 11th October at 6pm to welcome our current junior doctors and medical student members, as well as to introduce ourselves to future MWF members. The evening will be held over Microsoft teams. We have our preside...

July 30th 2021

FPM & MWF – The Menopause: Not just a woman’s issue

Despite being a natural part of growing older, the menopause is often associated with stigma and taboo. This stigma results in a lack of discussion with many women not learning about the effects of the menopause until they experience it themselves...

July 23rd 2021
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MWF Student Representative Vacancies

MWF Student Representative 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...

June 16th 2021

MWF Webinar - 29th July 2021

      You are invited to our MWF webinar at 6pm on Thursday the 29th of July 2021. Our Speaker for the webinar is Dr Simon Fleming who will be talking on "Bullying, Discrimination and Harassment in the Healthcare Sector". Si...

April 6th 2021
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UK healthcare leaders unite in call for GMC to be finally stripped of power to appeal fitness to practice decisions

A coalition of 13 leading healthcare organisations have urged the Government to deliver on its 2018 commitment to strip the General Medical Council (GMC) of its power to appeal decisions made by the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service (MPTS)...

March 2nd 2021
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MWF supports the "Venice Forum" to invest in maternal, neonatal and child health

                        The Medical Women’s Federation is proud to be supporting the “Venice Forum” in collaboration with the University of Southampton, the Inter...

February 25th 2021
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AGM & Council Meeting

We are pleased to confirm the MWF Council and AGM will be happening on 29th April 2021. 2-4pm - Council Meeting 4-5pm - AGM The MWF Virtual Spring Conference will be taking place on 28th May 2021, 10am - 4pm.  To register your interes...

February 16th 2021

International Womens Day Webinar

    International Women’s Day: Pearls of Wisdom from Medical Women  Are you a medical student or foundation year doctor looking for some wise words on how to become a successful medical woman? Then look no further! Join us on...

February 11th 2021
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Keeping Women in Health, a joint initiative with the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine

Keeping Women in Health  Following last year’s “Ada Lovelace” Day and to coincide with UN International Day of Women and Girls in Science, celebrating women in science, technology, engineering and medicine, MWF and FPM are proud to announce...


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