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AMA announces search committee for new JAMA editor in chief
The search committee includes 18 leaders from across medicine and academia, and is part of phase one of a four-phase search process.
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AMA in the News: June 2021
Read media highlights mentioning the American Medical Association for June 2021.
At Senate hearing, AMA’s Dr. Bailey discusses steps to ending pandemic
Testimony also will focus on role of social media in fostering, spreading medical misinformation
AMA adopts new policy to increase diversity in physician workforce
Report outlines practices and interventions that can increase racial, ethnic, gender, and socioeconomic diversity among the physician work force.
AMA announced policies adopted on medical trainees, residents, fellows
Policies include employee benefits for medical trainees, protection of residents and fellows during COVID-19.
AMA statement on U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on California v. Texas
Today’s decision by the U.S. Supreme Court is a victory for patients and for the gains in health care coverage achieved through the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
AMA announces Board of Trustees for 2021-2022
AMA introduces 21 members of its Board of Trustees for 2021-22.
AMA announced policies adopted on final day of Special Meeting
Welfare work requirements, immigration, vaccine privacy & more covered.
AMA adopts policy to address increases in youth suicide and save lives
New policy calls out escalating crisis in children and adolescent mental health in wake of COVID-19 pandemic.
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