Public Health Treatment to prevent at-risk patients from contracting HIV: Getting the word out PrEP, or pre-exposure prophylaxis, is a safe and effective medication that can prevent at-risk patients from contracting HIV. Adoption by primary care physicians has been slow. Public Health Older Americans with HIV face a second pandemic in COVID-19 “We’ve been through this” attitude is helpful, but patients with HIV still face big problems during the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more with the AMA. Public Health Preventing violence Read about the AMA's long and continuing advocacy work to reduce the culture of violence in America. Public Health Q&A: How COVID-19 has expanded spotlight on mental health Mental health in the age of COVID-19, says AMA member Adrian Jaques H. Ambrose, MD, MPH, has created an increased focus on stigmas, health equity and youth. Public Health Challenges of being older and HIV positive amid the pandemic The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by discussing the challenges of being older and HIV positive during the pandemic. Public Health Challenges of COVID-19 and HIV demand patient-physician teamwork Answering patients’ questions with empathy is key to fighting these two ongoing health crises, says AMA President Gerald E. Harmon, MD. Public Health Biden’s first moves will aid pandemic fight, boost global health Flurry of executive actions offer promise of coordinated national approach needed to stem deadly tide of COVID-19. Public Health Todd Askew on AMA’s advocacy efforts for physician and patient protections The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 in the first of a two-part series, about AMA's latest advocacy efforts. Public Health 6 times the AMA stood up for public health in court this year Amid pandemic and falling U.S. life expectancy, public health measures are more important than ever. Learn how the AMA fights to protect them in court. Public Health Borne of COVID-19 crisis, AMA’s daily videos here for long haul “AMA COVID-19 Update” has resonated with doctors looking for reliable information. New offering covers broader range of challenges facing U.S. medicine. Pagination Page 1 Page 2 Next page Arrow left Created with Sketch.