2023 AMA State Advocacy Summit Jan. 12-14, 2023 Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain Marana, Arizona
Registration and additional information about the meeting will be posted as it becomes available.
Watch a recording of the State Advocacy Summit keynote address of 2022, held virtually in lieu of an in-person conference, "Healing the healer: Making advocacy personal"
"Seeking help is a sign of strength," said AMA President Gerald A. Harmon, MD, during this AMA webinar on ways states can help support burnout and wellness efforts for physicians and other health care professionals. Dr. Harmon and AMA Board Chair Bobby Mukkamala, MD, were joined by J. Corey Feist, JD, MBA, co-founder, Dr. Lorna Breen Heroes’ Foundation, in discussing how the nation’s COVID-19 pandemic and other stressors have caused increased stress and harms to many physicians, including death by suicide.
More than 200 physician leaders and medical society staff attend the annual AMA State Advocacy Summit, held in January. The conference offers participants an opportunity to share their organizations' state legislative and regulatory priorities, concerns, strategies and tactics with advocacy leaders from other medical societies.
Conference content focuses on key health care issues that states will likely address in the coming legislative sessions, such as state health system reform, Medicaid, private payer reform, medical liability reform and scope of practice.