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. Population Care Jun 23, 2022 ·8 MIN READ Q&A: How to build a nationally recognized LGBTQ+ clinic Katherine Imborek, MD, explains how a one-night-a-week service at the University of Iowa grew into a clinic treating some 14,000 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 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. Health Equity May 12, 2022 ·10 MIN READ Q&A: After years in practice, why this internist came out to patients Arkansas internist Riley Wagner Lipschitz, MD, says a deeply personal reason drove her decision to talk about her wife with patients. Learn more. Medical Students Jun 15, 2022 ·7 MIN READ Q&A: Why this medical student leader is an AMA member for life Haidn Foster, MD, is the outgoing chair of the AMA Medical Student Section. He details how the AMA empowers students to move medicine forward. Press Releases Jan 26, 2021 ·1 MIN READ AMA on nomination of Rachel Levine, MD, for HHS assistant secretary If confirmed, Dr. Levine would be the highest-ranking transgender official in the U.S. government—a strong, inclusive message to America’s LGBTQ community. Press Releases Jun 12, 2020 ·1 MIN READ AMA opposes effort to allow discrimination against patients Respect for the diversity of patients is a fundamental value of the medical profession and is reflected in long-standing AMA policy. Accelerating Change in Medical Education Aug 10, 2022 ·4 MIN READ Competency-based innovations at Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine Learn how the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine is evolving competency-based tools across the medical education continuum. Pagination Page 1 Page 2 Next page Arrow left Created with Sketch.