7 ways to improve Black health—in mind and body
Find out how physicians and other health professionals can make a change to better reach and care for their Black patients.
Back to school: What physicians can say to parents weighing the decision
Parents are wondering if they should send their children back to school in the fall. Here’s how physicians can aid them in that decision.
Bill would collect patient data needed to fix COVID-19 inequities
You can’t fix what you don’t measure. So the AMA backs proposed legislation to create a standardized patient data set to help tackle the pandemic’s disparities.
Why COVID-19 makes it more important than ever to look upstream
Physicians and health equity leaders discuss how the health care system can be reimagined, redesigned and reconstructed.
Medical School Diversity
AMA COVID-19 daily video update: Creating greater diversity in medical schools and residencies
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 how to create a diverse health care environment—from the beginning of medical education.
Why Oklahoma voters put Medicaid expansion in their constitution
Oklahoma voters chose Medicaid expansion, which will extend coverage to 200,000 more people and may help those who lose their employer-based insurance.
What role does humor play in health care?
Some see the humorous side of medicine, but for others there is nothing funny about illness and injury. Learn how humor can be used in health care.
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Release the Pressure: Heart health equity with Essence
Q&A: How AMA brings the physician voice to public health planning
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