Confronting harassment within medicine head on
The AMA House of Delegates took unanimous action on the issue, reaffirming the Association’s age-old commitment to equity, fairness and respect.
Why women physicians need to know the business side of health care
Barbara L. McAneny, MD, president of the AMA, emphasizes that if women physicians can speak the language of business, they can speak the language of power.
To make a difference for women in medicine, address implicit bias
Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA, president-elect of the AMA addresses the need to look on many fronts at implicit bias against women in medicine.
Challenging gender bias in the house of medicine
All physicians, men and women, earned the same title through a rigorous and universal standard. That standard should apply to opportunities and compensation.
Looking at global perspectives for diabetes prevention
Charles Alessi, MD, chief clinical officer for HIMSS International, details the importance of a global perspective in preventing diabetes.
Payment & Delivery Models
Moving the U.S. health care system to a value-based approach
David Nash, MD, founding dean of the Jefferson College of Population Health in Philadelphia, looks at why health care needs to shift to a value-based approach.
About AMA’s amicus brief to defend patients’ ACA coverage
AMA joins other physician organizations to defend vital protections for millions of patients, including those who have pre-existing conditions.