Advisory Committee on LGBTQ Issues Members of the Advisory Committee on LGBTQ Issues View the members of the Advisory Committee on LGBTQ Issues. Press Releases Jun 11, 2018 ·2 MIN READ AMA supports modifying leave policies to be inclusive of LGBTQ workers New policy adopted at the AMA Annual Meeting calls for inclusive family and medical leave policies to support LGBTQ workers. Leadership Apr 23, 2019 ·3 MIN READ Desiray C. Bailey, MD: Advocating for the LGBTQ community As a retired physician, AMA member Desiray C. Bailey, MD, helps shape policy and education, and improve access and competent health care for LGBTQ 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. Press Releases Nov 13, 2018 ·2 MIN READ AMA policy supporting survivors of LGBTQ intimate partner violence The policy calls for physician awareness of IPV among LGBTQ patients, and funding for programs and services for survivors that do not discriminate against communities. Leadership May 5, 2018 ·2 MIN READ Carl G. Streed Jr., MD: Seeking better care for LGBTQ patients AMA member Carl G. Streed Jr., MD, has combined his love for research and devotion to service by becoming a physician. Press Releases Jan 28, 2020 ·5 MIN READ AMA Foundation launches new plan to address LGBTQ health disparities John D. Evans to chair AMA Foundation Commission for National LGBTQ Fellowship Program. Leadership Nov 8, 2019 ·3 MIN READ Haidn E. Foster: Members Move Medicine: Advancing LGBTQ medical education Medical student Haidn E. Foster chose a career in medicine after finally being diagnosed and treated for a longstanding chronic condition. He knew he had to help others find wellness too. 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. 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.