AMA is leading a movement to fight the system level drivers of physician burnout
We are focused on removing administrative burdens, providing real-world solutions and helping physicians rediscover the joy in health care.
We are your powerful ally in patient care
Advocating for you
We are fighting to ensure that state licensing, credentialing and employment applications do not contain stigmatizing language that inappropriately ask about past diagnoses of a mental illness or other conditions.
Equipping you with resources
AMA STEPS Forward® practice innovation strategies offer real-world solutions for the challenges that your practice is confronting today. Gain the tools you need to overcome barriers, support well-being and restore the joy in your practice of medicine.
Empowering you with research
The AMA empowers and propels health systems with research to reduce burnout so that physicians—and their patients—thrive.
Addressing pandemic-related burnout
Recent studies have shown a national burnout rate of more than 50% among physicians in practice. Learn how the AMA is leading the charge to reduce physician burnout and address the stigma around mental health.