Liked, loved, shared: What got physicians talking this year
Physician actions in areas such as gun violence, professional burnout and immigration policy struck home with readers on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
3 misconceptions about what drives medicine’s gender pay gap
Oft-told explanations of why male physicians earn more than their female counterparts overlook some key facts.
Future physicians should seek training to enhance access to rural care
The AMA encourages medical students and residents to seek training opportunities in public and population health to increase access to care in rural areas.
These medical specialties have the biggest gender imbalances
Which medical specialties are most popular among male and female physicians entering residency? Let’s review the data.
Members Move Medicine: Reducing disparities in the profession
AMA member Mildred Olivier, MD, was inspired by her Haitian-born parents to join the field of medicine and remains involved in global health.
Why women physicians need to know the business side of health care
Barbara L. McAneny, MD, president of the AMA, emphasizes that if women physicians can speak the language of business, they can speak the language of power.
To make a difference for women in medicine, address implicit bias
Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA, president-elect of the AMA addresses the need to look on many fronts at implicit bias against women in medicine.
Women in Medicine
Join the AMA Women Physicians Section in honoring physicians who have offered their time, expertise and support to advance women in medicine.
There’s gender bias in medical research. Here are 3 keys to fix it.
There are not enough women included in research. Here is how physicians and health professionals can fix this sex and gender bias.