These are 2019’s most influential clinical executives
A leading health care trade publication has released its list of top 50 clinical executives. Twenty-one share a common trait: AMA membership.
Recognizing the patterns of truth
You may have seen the movie based on the life of Bennet I. Omalu, MD, MBA, MPH. Find out the real story behind what he has discovered, in CTE and in letting science lead the way.
AMA announces Board of Trustees for 2019-2020
AMA introduced the 21 members of its Board of Trustees for the coming year following elections held during the Annual Meeting of the AMA House of Delegates.
Physicians support paid parental leave to boost health outcomes
Increases in paid parental leave linked to lower perinatal, neonatal, post-neonatal, infant and child mortality. More employers should step up, the AMA says.
Patient Support & Advocacy
Homeless people need more help, not stays in jail: AMA
People living on the streets are at higher risk of health problems, and laws that criminalize their existence only worsen their troubles.
Board of Trustees
Willarda V. Edwards, MD, MBA
Willarda V. Edwards, MD, MBA, is a member on the Board of Trustees and the AMA Foundation board at the American Medical Association.
Board of Trustees
Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA
Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA, a psychiatrist from Atlanta, became the 174th president of the American Medical Association in June 2019, and the organization’s first African-American woman to hold this position.
Membership Moves Medicine™
- Free access to JAMA Network™ and CME
- Save hundreds on insurance
- Fight for physicians and patient rights
AMA member physicians get a 35% discount on own-specialty disability insurance premiums.Calculate Your Quote Now