AMA urges lawmakers to act on policing reform to protect public health
The AMA calls on political leaders to make systemic changes in our nation’s criminal justice system.
Teen prediabetes skyrockets: 3 ways physicians can help
It is critical for physicians to advance the prediabetes conversation with their younger patients. Here’s how.
5 barriers to launching a virtual diabetes prevention program
To reach patients with prediabetes during the pandemic, Marshfield Clinic Health System launched the National Diabetes Prevention Program in a distance learning format.
AMA immediate past president testifies today on COVID-19 inequities
During the hearing, Harris' prepared testimony identified three factors behind the greater risk facing Black communities.
Pandemic shines spotlight on chronic disease prevention priority
The COVID-19 pandemic has shifted in several directions, but one thing is clear: chronic disease prevention must be a priority in health care.
To overcome prediabetes referral barriers, turn to the community
Lifestyle change programs offer evidence-based approaches to treating prediabetes. But how do you overcome referral barriers? Find out more.
Strengthening long-distance care for chronic disease patients
As many patients with chronic disease reconsider seeking care due to COVID-19 exposure concerns, what should physicians do to help?
Lead the charge
The AMA empowers physician leadership in public health issues like:
- The opioid crisis
- Gun violence
Essential Tools & Resources
Prevent Diabetes STAT: Screen, Test, Act Today
AMA Diabetes Prevention Guide
Refer patients with prediabetes to a DPP
AMA EdHub™️: The latest on perioperative cardiac care from SHM
AMA EdHub™️: Obesity medicine podcasts from OMA