Medical school is only the start of physician training, and the AMA is working to ensure that graduate medical education (GME) programs have the resources necessary to train the residents who will chart the future of medicine. Learn about the growing need to increase residency slots and expand GME funding sources.
Medical School Life
How this medical student helps patients through her advocacy
Learn about the work that AMA Government Relations Advocacy Fellow Brittany Ikwuagwu is doing to help advance telehealth, combat inequities.
Why physicians are vital part of the nation’s infrastructure
As it considers a massive infrastructure spending package, Congress should bolster funding for badly needed graduate medical education training slots.
March 26, 2021: National Advocacy Update
AMA asks FEMA to include physician offices in vaccine distribution efforts and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
Jan. 8, 2021: National Advocacy Update
President signs omnibus spending package providing new round of COVID-19 relief and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
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