The American Medical Association's Council on Ethical and Judicial Affairs (CEJA) has 2 primary responsibilities. Through its policy development function, it maintains and updates the AMA Code of Medical Ethics. In its judicial function, it promotes adherence to the Code’s professional ethical standards.
Council on Ethical & Judicial Affairs
About the Council on Ethical & Judicial Affairs (CEJA)
See how CEJA maintains and updates the Code of Medical Ethics, plus promotes adherence to the Code’s professional ethical standards.
Do physicians have a responsibility to be vaccinated?
Do physicians have a responsibility to be vaccinated? Guidance in the AMA Code of Medical Ethics indicates they do. Learn more.
Top 10 stories from the November 2020 AMA Special Meeting
Amid a tragic tide of COVID-19 cases, physicians from across the U.S. gathered virtually to improve public health during the pandemic and beyond.
Elliott Crigger, PhD, on the ethics of treating a president during the pandemic
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by discussing the ethics of treating the president during a pandemic.
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