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Patrice A. Harris, M.D., inaugurated as 174th president of the AMA
Patrice A. Harris, M.D., M.A., was sworn in today as the 174th president of the AMA. Dr. Harris is the first African-American woman to hold the office.
Council on Legislation
About the Council on Legislation (COL)
See how the Council on Legislation (COL) makes recommendations to the AMA Board of Trustees about legislation and regulations at the federal and state levels.
5 ways the midterms shook up the U.S. health care agenda for 2019
Prescription-drug pricing, gun violence and ACA-stabilization efforts are among the issues that could see new life next year.
Georgia physician elected as AMA president-elect
Patrice A. Harris, M.D., was elected as the new president-elect of AMA today. Dr. Harris is the first African-American woman to hold the office.
Members Move Medicine: The tenacity to improve health care
AMA member Marilyn J. Heine, MD, builds relationships with policymakers to put health system problems on their radar and make those issues real.
Essential Tools & Resources
Board of Trustees
Council & committee nominations
Annual Meeting of the House of Delegates
Visit the overview page to stay current on meeting information and more.
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