Physician Advocacy

National Advocacy Conference

Join us for the 2019 AMA National Advocacy Conference.

Physician Advocacy

State Advocacy Summit

Register for the only health care summit that brings together medicine’s leading advocates to develop state advocacy strategies.

Patient Support & Advocacy

5 ways to improve access to health care

Uninsured patients live sicker and die younger, but insurance coverage alone doesn’t guarantee access. Learn how to reduce major barriers to health care access.

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GME Funding

AMA seeks more GME slots to match future workforce needs

The House of Delegates adopted new policy that aims to help increase the number of graduate training positions available to medical school graduates.

Press Releases

AMA builds on efforts to expand funding for graduate medical education

AMA adopted policy reaffirming the need for more medical residency slots to ensure that patients have access to an adequate physician workforce.

Dr. Hilary Fairbrother, adult and pediatric emergency physician in Houston.


Members Move Medicine: Change starts with education

AMA member Hilary E. Fairbrother, MD, is a young emergency physician who has helped spearhead advocacy on physician shortages and public health.


Changing how future physicians are educated and trained

AMA member George C. Mejicano, MD, is moving medicine by advancing the use of health systems science to create the medical school of the future.

Physician Advocacy

State advocacy

Relentlessly working to advance important state legislative issues that protect patients and physicians.

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AMA Insurance

AMA member physicians get a 35% discount on own-specialty disability insurance premiums.

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