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Virtual advocacy training conference for medical students

The AMA Medical Student Advocacy Conference (MAC) will be held virtually in 2021.

Learn how to be a successful advocate and participate in advocacy

  • Learn effective lobbying techniques from AMA Congressional Affairs
  • Find out about current legislation affecting students, and receive education on the health care issues you can support on Capitol Hill
  • Meet with local representatives and senators to advocate for the future of medicine


Registration details will be posted in December.

Meeting documents

Meeting documents will be posted as they become available.

2020 conference

Med students outside Capitol during the 2020 Medical Student Advocacy & Region Conference (MARC)

AMA medical student gather at the steps of Capitol Hill in 2020 for the all-attendee photo in their white coats.

MAC was formerly known as the AMA Medical Student Advocacy & Region Conference (MARC).

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