Canadian Women in Medicine

A not-for-profit organization dedicated to connecting and supporting Canadian women physicians in all aspects of their lives.

About CWIM

Mission To connect and support women physicians in a way that allows them to thrive in all aspects of their lives: professional and personal. Vision To create a connected force of women physicians that will not only advocate for one another professionally, but also support each other in balancing our many other roles. We will […]
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Announcing the first ever Canadian Women Physicians Day!

BY DR. LIANA HWANG MD CCFP DTM&H On March 11 2021, we hope you will join us in celebrating the first ever Canadian Women Physicians Day. Currently, more than 40% of our country’s physicians are women, and although that proportion is growing, we continue to face gender-based issues like income disparity and discrimination. March 11 […]
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Opening Doors

By Dr. Sara Ahronheim   On March 11, 2021, we will celebrate the first Canadian Women Physicians Day.  To mark this remarkable date, the CWIM blog will feature stories about Canadian women physicians who make a difference in the lives of millions of people across our country, on a daily basis.  This is the first […]
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CWIM’S Inspiring Woman Physician Award 2021

NOMINATE A PHENOMENAL WOMAN FOR CWIM’S INSPIRING WOMAN PHYSICIAN AWARD! Canadian Women in Medicine is honoured and excited to be the recipient of an anonymous donation which has led to the creation of the CWIM Inspiring Woman Physician Award. Inspired herself by the outstanding patient care, vision, and passion of Dr. Setareh Ziai, co-founder and […]
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