Minority Affairs

Minority Affairs Section leadership opportunities

The AMA is your powerful ally in providing you with leadership opportunities in the Minority Affairs Section (MAS) to represent physicians with a unified voice and remove obstacles that interfere with patient care.

Leadership roles in AMA organization

MAS delegate to AMA House of Delegates

  • One position available. Incumbent is not eligible for re-election. Term is three years.
  • Medical students are not eligible for this position.

Apply for the 2020-2021 position, due Feb. 14, 2020 (DOC)

Nominees for MAS delegate should apply by submitting an AMA nomination form along with executive curricula vitae (CV), not to exceed three pages, as well as a professional photo. Submit nomination materials to [email protected].

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Minority physician organization representatives

National Hispanic Medical Association representative

  • One available. Incumbent is eligible for re-election. Term is three years.
  • Nominations are administered through the respective organization.

Apply for the 2020-2021 position, due Feb. 14, 2020 (DOC)

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AMA section representatives 

Medical Student Section representative

  • One available. Incumbent is not eligible for re-election. Term is one year.
  • Nominations are administered through the respective organization.

Apply for the 2020-2021 position, due Feb. 14, 2020 (DOC)

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MAS GC members are elected by the MAS membership electronically during the month of April. Those who are elected will be expected to attend the AMA Annual Meeting in Chicago, June 4-7, 2020. In the case of the MAS delegate, the delegate should plan to attend June 4 – 10.