COVID-19 has hit physicians hard—some more than others
Amid physicians’ pandemic burdens comes another: a rise in disrespect for doctors from historically marginalized racial or ethnic groups, survey shows.
Medical School Diversity
Inequities in medicine take personal toll on physicians, students
Two physicians and a medical student shared stories of how inequities and racism in medicine have personally impacted them as patients and trainees.
COVID-19 health equity resources
The AMA is compiling critical health equity resources to focus on the structural issues that contribute to and could exacerbate already existing inequities, during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Learning about health equity is a must. Here’s where to begin.
Earn CME credit while learning with the AMA about the basics of health equity and why physicians must move upstream to improve patient outcomes.
Health Equity Summit: Tackling health inequities
The AMA Center for Health Equity is pleased to announce co-sponsorship for the upcoming Health Equity Summit, Righting the Wrongs: Tackling Health Inequities.
Variations in mortality data show health inequity isn’t inevitable
Leading researchers say collecting data is an important start to making progress on health equity. Acting on that data is even more important.
Data drives health system effort on social determinants of health
Marshfield Clinic Health System pushes health equity in rural Wisconsin using social determinants of health data and network of community services.
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AMA Equity Plan 2021-2023
Embedding equity into medicine requires planning and honesty. To meet this moment, the AMA has developed a plan to advance racial and social justice.