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Association of Womens Surgeons (AWS)


Our sig (and the national chapter of AWS) is committed to supporting women surgeons at various stages in their career– from medical school through retirement.  We want to engage the future female surgeons at IUSM to realize their professional and personal goals through mentorship, research opportunities, and much more.


-Co-President: Jess Berns and Lauren Howser
-Senior VP: Ali Roper
-Junior VP: Purva Patel
-Secretary: Kate Bigelow
-Treasurer: Sarah Fisher
-SM and events: Keeley Newsom

Association of Women Surgeons : Engage. Empower. Excel.