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Spring Semester 2020 Events

JANUARY & FEBRUARY 2020 EVENTS

Jan. 25 – AMWA Region 3 Conference

  • If you attend, you will receive 4 member points

Feb. 7 – Elite Pan-American Marathoner Samantha Roecker, MSc, BSN, RN

Feb. 17 – Orthopaedic Surgeon Steve Schutzer, MD

Feb. 19 – Dr. Judith McKenzie, MD, MPH (Occupational and Environmental Medicine)

Feb. 27 – Alliance of Minority Physicians Panel


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MARCH 2020 EVENTS

Throughout March – Fundraising for the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life of UPenn

Mar. 25 – Women in STEM (VPUL Event, Hall of Flags)

Mar. 26 – Dr. Andrea Tooley, MD (Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellow)

March 26-29 – 105th AMWA Annual Meeting — Indianapolis, IN


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APRIL 2020 EVENTS

Throughout April – Period Poverty Project (collecting menstrual products for women in underserved communities)

April 3 – “No More Secrets” – Learning about Period Poverty

April 3 – American Cancer Society Relay For Life

April 7 – Med School Application Workshop (MD and DO)

April 22 – Current Events in Medicine

  • Write a short summary of a current event of your choice. Can be anything (global policy, biotech, health care laws, cancer research, etc.)
  • You will receive TWO event points for presenting!


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Fall Semester 2019 Events

SEPTEMBER 2019 EVENTS

Sept. 7 – Delaware River Cleanup

  • Attendees received 4 volunteering points

Sept. 13 – Puneet, “Kaur Beauty” (medical student and aspiring dermatologist)

Sept. 20 – PFWH Social

Sept. 27 – Dr. Diana Hoppe (Top Ob/Gyn in San Diego, CA, and founder of Pacific Coast Women’s Health) https://drdianahoppe.com/


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OCTOBER 2019 EVENTS

Oct. 1 – Current Events in Medicine

  • Write a short summary of a current event of your choice. Can be anything (global policy, biotech, health care laws, cancer research, etc.)
  • You will receive TWO event points for presenting!

Oct. 9 – Maria Ferzola (CEO of TEACH)

Oct. 21 – Dr. Joseph Zorc (Bioethics)

Oct. 25 – Research Symposium

  • “60 Seconds Science”
  • If you want to present a poster, start preparing now!
  • Sign-up form will be emailed closer to the event

Oct. 27 – Card-making for patients at the VA Hospital & CHOP (Thanksgiving cards)


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NOVEMBER 2019 EVENTS

Nov. 1-22 – Winter Clothing Drive for Veterans (Hats, Gloves, and Scarves)

Nov. 1 – Beautycounter (Skincare reform)

Nov. 3 – Eagles Game with Veterans

  • Eagles vs. Chicago Bears
  • 1 pm at the Snyder House
  • Only 6-10 members can attend (if you want to attend, let us know ASAP)

Nov. 6 – Dr. Zarina Ali (Pennsylvania Hospital’s 1st female neurosurgeon)

Nov. 14 – Dr. Nicole Lurie (Global Health & Policy)

Nov. 15 – Jacob Glickman (Intro to Trans Care)

Nov. 17 – Card-making for patients at the VA Hospital & CHOP (Holiday cards)

Nov. 22 – Oncology Panel

Nov. 23 – Cobbs Creek Cleanup

  • If you attend, you will receive 4 volunteering points