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About the AMA Foundation

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Support the AMA Foundation

Donate to help improve the health of our nation.

The AMA Foundation is the philanthropic arm of the American Medical Association.

Founded in 1950, the AMA Foundation brings together physicians and communities to improve our nation’s health. The Foundation enables the medical community to help people lead healthier lives.

Read the AMA Foundation Donor Bill of Rights and Privacy Statement (PDF).

History of the AMA Foundation

Since its creation in 1950, the AMA Foundation has worked to improve medical education and public health through a variety of programs. Over the last 60 years, the Foundation has distributed over $60 million in scholarships and over $40 million in grants to impact public health.

Learn more about how the Foundation works to assist medical students, residents and physicians in their endeavors to improve health.

AMA Foundation Financial Information