AMA in the News Aug 31, 2019 · 2 MIN READ AMA in the News: August 2019 Read media highlights mentioning the American Medical Association for August 2019. Press Releases Jul 10, 2019 · 3 MIN READ AMA: Leading medical organizations fight for transgender Americans The AMA and 15 national health care organizations filed a joint brief urging SCOTUS to rule to protect transgender individuals from employment discrimination. Press Releases Jun 10, 2019 · 5 MIN READ AMA adopts new policies on first day of voting at 2019 Annual Meeting New policies touch on anti-transgender violence, vaccine consent for minors, human trafficking. Press Releases Jun 11, 2019 · 4 MIN READ Patrice A. Harris, M.D., inaugurated as 174th president of the AMA Patrice A. Harris, M.D., M.A., was sworn in today as the 174th president of the AMA. Dr. Harris is the first African-American woman to hold the office. Press Releases Apr 11, 2019 · 1 MIN READ AMA statement on Pentagon's ban on transgender in military As Pentagon's ban on transgender in military goes into effect, AMA says no medical basis for referring to gender transition as a “deficiency." Press Releases Jun 15, 2018 · 8 MIN READ AMA adopts new public health policies to improve health of nation AMA voted to adopt new policies aimed at improving the health of the nation. The new policies were approved during the voting session of the Annual Meeting. AMA in the News Oct 31, 2019 · 4 MIN READ AMA in the News: October 2019 Read media highlights mentioning the American Medical Association for October 2019. Press Releases Nov 16, 2019 · 10 MIN READ AMA president speaks to delegates at Interim Meeting AMA President Patrice A. Harris, M.D., detailed AMA’s ongoing efforts to reinforce science and evidence-based approaches to remove barriers to patient care. Press Releases Nov 19, 2019 · 5 MIN READ AMA adopts new policies during first day of voting at Interim Meeting AMA adopts policies on conversion therapy ban, transgender inclusive EHRs, and racial pay equity in medicine. AMA in the News Nov 30, 2019 · 7 MIN READ AMA in the News: November 2019 Read media highlights mentioning the American Medical Association for November 2019. Pagination Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Next page Arrow left Created with Sketch.