We are an international society of surgical professionals focused on supporting women and underrepresented minorities in the field of Surgery through networking, practice and business growth development, and leadership skills support. Our coalition consists of all specialties of Surgery, and all levels and positions within a practice.
We welcome all who need support and who would like to contribute.
March 22-24, 2023
2024 WIS Annual Symposium: Tampa, FL
Dedicated to encouraging more women to pursue careers in Surgery this event promotes both personal and professional growth and is designed to foster mentorship as well as a peer network.
September 13-14, 2024
2024 WLISS Annual Conference: Long Island, NY
Hofstra University / Northwell Health
In-person 1 full day of networking, seminars and presentations,
with Friday night networking event.
$125 Registration ($25 for Students, Residents & Fellows)
Benefits include access to all events including past years' talks video library, unlimited networking, and educational improvement opportunities.
Support WLISS as either a corporate member or for any specific event. Grants from our supporting companies are our primary funding source.
You have worldly experiences and have navigated through rough seas. Become a mentor and share your stories and advice with our members.