Feb. 13-15, 2023
Grand Hyatt Washington | Washington, D.C.
View the full meeting agenda for the 2023 National Advocacy Conference. All speakers and times are subject to change. All times are in Eastern Standard time (EST).
To support Hill visits, the AMA has created an action kit which contains key facts on Medicare physician payment reform, scope of practice, and graduate medical education.
- 2023 National Advocacy Conference action kit (PDF)
- Action kit: Medicare physician payment reform (PDF)
- Action kit: Scope of practice (PDF)
- Action kit: Graduate medical education (PDF)
Michael Beschloss, presidential historian and bestselling author
Kicking off this year’s conference is Michael Beschloss, an award-winning historian, scholar of leadership and bestselling author of ten books—most recently the acclaimed New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller Presidents of War.
April Ryan, White House reporter and political analyst
Inside the Beltway
April Ryan, a White House correspondent has a unique vantage point as the only black female reporter covering urban issues from the White House—a position she has held since the Clinton era. Her position as a White House correspondent has afforded her unusual insight into the racial sensitivities, issues and attendant political struggles of our nation’s past presidents. April can be seen almost daily on CNN as a political analyst. She is also the Washington D.C. bureau chief on TheGrio.
Bill Whitaker, CBS News correspondent on 60 Minutes
AMA Awards Master of Ceremonies
Bill Whitaker has covered major news stories domestically and across the globe for CBS News over four decades. He is the 2018 winner of the RTDNA's highest honor, the Paul White Award for career achievement. He was named a 60 Minutes correspondent in March 2014; the 2021-22 season is his eighth on the broadcast.
The National Advocacy Conference (NAC) gives attendees the opportunity to:
- Connect with industry experts, political insiders and members of Congress about current federal efforts to improve health care.
- Advocate on crucial health care issues affecting attendees and their patients.