AMA president recognizes work of residents in fight against COVID-19
Medical residents have done invaluable, exhausting work in the fight against COVID-19, risking their own health in the process.
AMA urges lawmakers to act on policing reform to protect public health
The AMA calls on political leaders to make systemic changes in our nation’s criminal justice system.
AMA, AHA, ANA urge public to wear a mask to stop COVID-19 spread
Leading medical and health organizations call on Americans to wear a mask, practice physical distancing to stop the spread of COVID-19.
Physicians, public health officials urge COVID-19 precautions on July 4
As July Fourth approaches, nation’s physicians and public health officials urge all Americans to take precautions to help prevent further spread of COVID-19.
AMA letters: Take immediate steps to address PPE shortage
In letters, American Medical Association urges activation of Defense Production Act “as a matter of patient safety.
AMA statement on Supreme Court ruling in Louisiana abortion case
Today’s decision is a victory for patients and a strike against government interference in the patient-physician relationship.
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AMA in the News: June 2020
Read media highlights mentioning the American Medical Association for June 2020.
Statement from AMA and TMA presidents on COVID-19 surge in Texas
Physician leaders urge all fellow Texans to protect one another.
AMA statement on intimidation, threats toward public health officials
The AMA is concerned by recent news reports that public health officials have been intimidated and threatened for their work.
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