Tanya Albert Henry

Tanya Albert Henry

AMA Affiliated Groups

Contributing News Writer,
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Tanya Albert Henry is an award-winning freelance writer who has been covering health care for 20 years. She started her career in daily newspapers, working at The Cincinnati Enquirer, The Detroit News and USA Today before going on to cover medicolegal matters for American Medical News, a weekly newspaper published by the AMA. Tanya later served as American Medical News’ deputy editor, and she also edited its Profesional Issues section. She earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University.

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Patient Support & Advocacy

Uphold injunction on Texas law putting bounties on doctors’ heads

Learn how Texas SB 8 infringes on the patient-physician relationship and harms patient care.

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Public Health

High court should uphold commonsense N.Y. concealed-carry law

Doctors offer Supreme Court justices a painful, firsthand glimpse into the “grave public health crisis” of firearms violence—a crisis that sensible regulations can help curb.

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Digital

Now is the time for doctors to shape what’s next on telehealth

The COVID-19 pandemic has made telehealth a household word. Experts say it should be only the start of comprehensive digital health offerings.

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Population Care

How primary care doctors can help prevent youth suicides

Deaths from suicide, like those caused by car crashes or smoking, can be prevented. Learn more about the tools doctors can use to save kids’ lives.

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Physician Health

Tensions boiling over? How to calm stressed health care colleagues

Learn with the AMA about what to say and do to promote physical and psychological safety for yourself, colleagues and patients.

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Judicial Advocacy

8 ways the AMA is fighting to protect physicians in court

Learn how the AMA Litigation Center is speaking up for peer-review confidentiality, fair jury awards and much more.

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Digital

Startup’s evidence-based AI aims to enrich physician decision-making

RecoverX—a spin out of AMA innovation subsidiary Health2047 Inc.—wants to ease physicians’ high cognitive load and improve diagnostic performance.

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Digital

Telehealth case study: Virtual-first approach to primary care

Primary care practices offer innovative ways patients can see doctors via telehealth. Learn more with the AMA.

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