AWARDS & RECOGNITION

The AAWR recognizes the achievements of members who have influenced others by their teaching, clinical care and/or research, and leadership in radiology.  AAWR honors radiology and radiation oncology members of every level who have shows commitment to the society. AWARD DESCRIPTIONS

FOLLOW US

Image result for facebook Image result for twitter

EVENTS

   

 Winter Speed Mentoring
February 2021
Registration Coming Soon

Historical Diversity Perspective in Radiology
Johnson B. Lightfoote, MD, FACR
Pomona, CA
March 2021
Registration Coming Soon

 View Past Webinars

RECENT NEWS

AAWR SUPPORTS FAMILY/PARENTAL LEAVE IN RADIOLOGY RESIDENCY
The proposed APDR and APDIR statements of support for 12 weeks family leave in residency. Please read.
The AAWR supports of paid family/parental leave in radiology. Please read our statement.

THE NEW AAWR
AAWR becomes the more inclusive American Association for Women in Radiology.
Learn More

AAWR MISSION

The AAWR was founded in 1981 to provide a forum for issues unique to women in radiology, radiation oncology, and related professions. The Association sponsors programs that promote opportunities for women, facilitate networking among members and other professionals, and provides mentorship opportunities for the next generation of women radiologists. 

EDITH A. HIGGINBOTHAM, MD, MS ENDOWMENT

The AAWR would like to express their sincere gratitude to the Higginbotham family for their very generous donation in memory of Edith A. Higginbotham, MD, MS. This endowment will be used for the Member-in-Training Luncheon at RSNA which will now be called the AAWR Higginbotham Resident Lecture. This generous contribution will undoubtedly benefit residents for years to come.  Read More

FROM THE AAWR PRESIDENT

Dear AAWR Members,

The transition to the virtual environment during the COVID-19 pandemic has transformed the way the world connects. The AAWR has embraced this opportunity to offer increased programming focused on the current challenges faced by women in radiology, programming that meets the needs of our diverse membership.  In order to expand our organization’s reach, the AAWR has built strong partnerships with industry and professional organizations including Ambra Health, the ACR Young and Early Career Professional Section (YPS), RadXX, and the American Medical Women’s Association.

 

Read More