Face transplants: What role for lived experience in assessments?
Though a variety of tools exist to assess quality of life, patients’ lived experiences have not been well integrated into assessment practice.
Physicians can help address global burden of cancer inequality
As a global public health imperative, physicians and other health professionals must work together to address cancer inequality. Find out more with the AMA.
Accelerating Change in Medical Education
The top 10 ethical issues medical students should be taught
Get key background from the AMA on the emerging medical ethics topics that medical students should be learning about in medical school.
How physicians should follow up on direct-to-consumer genetic tests
Many patients look to their primary care physicians to interpret the results, but few doctors have the necessary expertise. Experts offer guidance.
Coronavirus emergency: How U.S. is handling travelers from Wuhan
The fast global spread of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) is a public health emergency. Learn more about why travelers returning from Wuhan, China, are undergoing testing and monitoring.
Tracking the Wuhan coronavirus: 5 things doctors must know
Learn the clinical signs and symptoms to look for, what questions to ask, and how to care for a patient you suspect has the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
When global health emergencies strike, how should doctors respond?
Because epidemics are complex, coordinated responses across many disciplines are needed. Find out more from the AMA.
Ethics Group Internship
The Ethic Groups internship offers candidates first-hand insight to the formation of AMA ethics policy.
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