Women in Orthopaedics

Shaping a Diverse Future for Women in Orthopaedics

We aim to empower young women in the orthopaedic field through early exposure, vital resources, and mentorship. Our program offers comprehensive opportunities for skill development and knowledge acquisition, fostering inclusivity and breaking barriers. Through meaningful mentorship, we’re dedicated to nurturing the growth of aspiring healthcare professionals, fostering diversity, and creating an inclusive future in orthopaedic surgery. Join us in this transformative journey toward empowerment and excellence.

Upcoming Workshops:

Are you a female-identifying or gender diverse student in Grade 10-12? We invite you to submit an application to attend the UBC and BC Children’s Hospital Women in Orthopaedics (WORTH) Workshop.

Check back soon for upcoming workshop opportunities.

June 2023 Event Recap

On June 10, 2023, the UBC Department of Orthopaedics hosted its inaugural Women in ORTHopaedics (WORTH) workshop, aimed at inspiring young women in grades 10-12 looking to pursue careers in healthcare, with a special emphasis on orthopaedics. Learn more about the groundbreaking WORTH workshop.

Contact Us

Connect with UBC WORTH.

For inquiries or collaboration opportunities, please don’t hesitate to reach out to UBC WORTH. Join us in shaping an inclusive future in orthopaedic surgery through empowerment and mentorship.