Advisory Committee on LGBTQ Issues The AMA Advisory Committee on LGBTQ Issues provides a forum within the AMA to address the needs of LGBTQ physicians, medical students and patients. Press Releases Jun 16, 2022 · 2 MIN READ AMA welcomes Biden administration focus on LGBTQ+ health The AMA strongly supports reducing the risk of youth exposure to so-called conversion therapy, an unethical practice not based on medical and scientific evidence. Advocacy Update Jun 19, 2020 · 4 MIN READ June 19, 2020: Advocacy spotlight on AMA affirms its commitment to defending LGBTQ+ rights In the latest spotlight, the AMA affirms its commitment to defending LGBTQ+ rights. Press Releases Jun 13, 2016 · 1 MIN READ AMA president responds to Orlando mass shooting tragedy As the nation's healers, we are shocked and saddened by the horrific, senseless murders in Orlando and a brazen, targeted attack on LGBTQ Americans. Press Releases Jun 15, 2020 · 1 MIN READ AMA statement on U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling on Title VII cases The AMA supports everyone’s access to quality, evidence-based health care regardless of gender or sexual orientation. Advocacy Update Sep 6, 2019 · 3 MIN READ Sept. 6, 2019: National Advocacy Update Marijuana use during pregnancy and adolescence, LGBTQ protections and more in the latest AMA national health care advocacy news. Advocacy Update Jun 19, 2020 · 4 MIN READ June 19, 2020: National Advocacy Update AMA opposes HHS rule removing protection against discrimination and more National Advocacy news. Health Equity UPDATED Jul 28, 2020 · 15 MIN READ COVID-19 FAQs: Health equity in a pandemic AMA looks at some of the reasons why marginalized and minoritized patients have and will suffer disproportionally during the COVID-19 crisis. Read the frequently asked questions on health equity in a pandemic. Advocacy Update Jun 19, 2020 · 4 MIN READ June 19, 2020: Judicial Advocacy Update Court: Workers can't be fired over gender identity, sexual orientation and more Judicial Advocacy news. Advocacy Update Apr 18, 2019 · 2 MIN READ April 18, 2019: State Advocacy Update District of Columbia, New Jersey take steps to save lives and more in AMA's latest news on state health care advocacy. Pagination Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Next page Arrow left Created with Sketch.