To make a difference for women in medicine, address implicit bias
Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA, president-elect of the AMA addresses the need to look on many fronts at implicit bias against women in medicine.
Members Move Medicine: Standing tall and telling truths
AMA member and President-elect Patrice Harris, MD, owes her success as a leader in medicine to years of hard work, persistence and support from family and friends.
Members Move Medicine: Pushing for a better health system
As a leader of organized medicine and as a developer of the oncology medical home, AMA President Barbara L. McAneny, MD, is shaping health care’s future.
Health care AI holds promise, but physicians’ perspective needed
In first time addressing the topic of “augmented intelligence,” the AMA lays out road map for health care AI to ensure quality, protect patient rights.
About AMA’s amicus brief to defend patients’ ACA coverage
AMA joins other physician organizations to defend vital protections for millions of patients, including those who have pre-existing conditions.
Doctors oppose policy that splits kids from caregivers at border
The government's zero-tolerance approach at border could create a lifetime of trauma for children affected. The AMA calls for the policy to end.
AMA announces Board of Trustees for 2018-2019
The AMA introduced the 21 members of its Board of Trustees for the coming year following elections held during the Annual Meeting of the AMA House of Delegates.
Massachusetts cardiologist elected to AMA Board of Trustees
AMA announced the election of board-certified cardiologist Mario Motta, M.D., to its Board of Trustees.
Georgia physician elected as AMA president-elect
Patrice A. Harris, M.D., was elected as the new president-elect of AMA today. Dr. Harris is the first African-American woman to hold the office.