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Annual Meeting of the House of Delegates

Officials and members gathered to elect officers and address policy at the 2017 Annual Meeting in Chicago.

Business Meeting

Access reports and resolutions considered by the House as well as reference committee reports and final actions as they become available.

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2017 Annual Meeting Speeches

David O. Barbe, MD, in his inaugural speech as president of the AMA, explores the subject of leadership saying, "I submit to you that physician leadership is less about a title or position and more about being a positive influence in whatever setting we find ourselves."

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2017 Annual Meeting Speeches

Dr. Madara addresses the House and outlines the intersections among AMA's strategic work in U.S. health care. In his speech, he says, "No matter how health care evolves, we must remain grounded by the policies and principles that serve as our foundation."

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2017 Annual Meeting Speeches

President Andrew W. Gurman, MD, talks of standing on AMA's principles to fix what's broken in medicine. In his speech, he says, "It's our responsibility to light a path toward a future in medicine that protects people ... and empowers them to live longer and healthier."

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