The AMA is urging Vice President Pence and FEMA to take immediate actions to help office-based physicians obtain the personal protective equipment they need.
Learn with the AMA and LGBTQ physician leaders about where patients need the most help and how to connect with expert resources.
Telehealth use has exploded after regulatory barriers were temporarily removed. The AMA advocates for making many of these emergency changes permanent.
Using telehealth, physicians can reach patients with chronic diseases who might be hesitant to make an appointment. Learn more about how virtual visits can help.
The Trump proclamation blocking international medical graduates from entering the U.S. to train is not in the country’s best interest during a pandemic.
A new textbook chapter offers insight on the ways health systems science—the third pillar of medical education—can be applied to fight a pandemic.
What is expected of you? How will you be paid? Learn which questions should be answered in the text of your first employment contract after medical residency.
Staying in-state for medical school can offer tuition savings and lower debt burden. How much should that matter to prospective medical students?
Should vagaries of hospital ownership have bearing on physicians’ ability to speak confidentially with attorneys? Washington’s highest court considers the issue.
The codes ensure uniform language for medical services and procedures, physicians tell a federal court in a brief, and other uses erode patient trust.
You know all about JAMA, of course. Now check out these other great AMA member benefits designed to help physicians on their professional and personal journeys.
From career planning to loan refinancing, the AMA offers benefits that can help you flourish personally and professionally.
Read the details of the proceedings of the 2020 Special Meeting of the AMA House of Delegates.
The South Carolina family physician won by acclamation during a virtual meeting of the AMA House of Delegates. Learn about the other physicians elected to AMA leadership positions.
See how the Council on Long Range Planning & Development (CLRPD) studies long-term strategic issues related to AMA’s vision, goals and priorities.
The Council on Long Range Planning and Development (CLRPD) works on projects based on actions of the AMA House of Delegates or Board of Trustees.
Some of the current projects of the CLRPD include:
Read highlights from the Academic Physicians Section (APS) 2020 Annual Meeting.
Find information on accessing the virtual 2020 MSS Annual Meeting.
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