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Visit Mentors' Round Table to read our interviews of women in the fields of science and health. These are women of varying levels of experience and backgrounds, brought to the table to answer your questions about everything from work-life balance to financial management. Read on, be inspired, and leave them (and us!) a comment!

Newest Interviews: Ecologist, MD Student 1 (2nd year) , MD Student 2 (2nd year)  , Optometry Student and Speech Pathologist

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Welcome to the Jewish Alliance for Women in Science website!

This is the place to learn more about science, math and health related careers. Our site features career information pages, useful links, a personal Mentoring program and more!

BECOME A MEMBER OF JAWS today and join our NETWORK OF PROFESSIONAL WOMEN!!

CURRENT NEWS

September 2014

Female Jewish Doctors practicing in Medieval Europe? Read more about it! My Daughter, The Doctor by Libi Astaire. [For a list of our other articles, visit General News and Articles.] 

August 2014

In honor of our 5th year anniversary we have created a Facebook page "Jewish Alliance for Women in Science." Show your support by liking our page and keep up with the latest JAWS news!

July 2014

Followup article on Ezras Nashim by The Times of Israel. Ezras Nashim is the first Female Orthodox volunteer EMT service and will be servicing Brooklyn, NY.

June 2014

Ezras Nashim is a new Orthodox Women's EMT Corps launching in Brooklyn, NY. Many volunteer opportunities are available! Read news coverage here 1, 2.

May 2014

May 20th event at NYU School of Medicine: Women In Cardiology: A panel discussion for all female medical students, residents, and fellows in training exploring a career in cardiology.

April 2014

A compilation of Jewish Women in Science, by  Pnina G. Abir-Am PhD, Historian of 20th Century Science. Visit our own Woman of the Month series for more biographies!

March 2014

March is National Women's History Month! This year?s theme is Celebrating Women of Character, Courage, and Commitment.

February 2014

This month we highlight the blog Mothers in Medicine. We recommend it for its wit, wisdom and simply good reads! 

January 2014

Ring in January by becoming a JAWS member today!  


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