Top 10 stories from the June 2021 AMA Special Meeting
With more Americans getting vaccinated daily, AMA delegates gathered virtually to shape a post-pandemic future that’s stronger and more equitable.
Require access to Rx for opioid-use disorder in prisons, jails
Delegates seek to ensure that evidence-based treatment for substance-use disorders, along with social support, is available in correctional facilities and upon release.
AMA calls for access to substance use disorder treatment in prisons, jails
Access to medication treatment in correctional facilities is not only protected by the law, but it is essential.
Immediate Past President Susan R. Bailey, MD, address at the June 2021 Special Meeting
Susan Bailey, MD, addresses the House of Delegates at the June 2021 Special Meeting. Access the transcript of the speech or recording.
End the epidemic
AMA membership means you’re actively fighting to end the opioid crisis. Help us build a strong, nationwide program of comprehensive pain care to help reverse this epidemic.
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