Preparing for Medical School
With volunteering limited, med schools adjust admissions expectations
Volunteer experience is heavily weighted in medical school admissions. The COVID-19 pandemic may change that for the upcoming application cycle.
How to boost vaccination rates during the COVID-19 pandemic
Learn about AMA and CDC resources to help you ensure patients get inoculations to ease pressure on an already strained health care system
Physicians united: Here’s why pulling out of WHO is a big mistake
Speaking in unity, physician leaders voice disapproval of withdrawing from the World Health Organization and urge Congress to retain the relationship.
AMA COVID-19 daily video update: Vital role residents play in health care during pandemic
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by recognizing the important role residents play in the health care system during COVID-19 and beyond.
Why telehealth progress could be erased if Congress fails to act
Most telehealth coverage for Medicare patients is set to expire. Here’s how to maintain seniors’ access to care while they stay safe at home.
Prioritizing Equity video series: Moving Upstream
Join physicians and health equity leaders as they illuminate the ways in which physicians are moving upstream to a more equitable health care system.
Statement on withdrawal of U.S. from the World Health Organization
The Trump administration's official withdrawal from the World Health Organization (WHO) puts the health of our country at grave risk.
Advancing public health
The AMA leads the charge on public health. Our members are the frontline of patient care, expanding access to care for underserved patients and developing key prevention strategies.
Essential Tools & Resources for Public Health
Resources for preventing human trafficking
Public health resources for state action
Get AMA insights on PPE shortages and more
COVID-19 Q&A: health equity in pandemic
Release the Pressure: Heart health equity with Essence
Q&A: How AMA brings the physician voice to public health planning
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