Recognizing the patterns of truth
You may have seen the movie based on the life of Bennet I. Omalu, MD, MBA, MPH. Find out the real story behind what he has discovered, in CTE and in letting science lead the way.
In chronic disease fight, help comes from new care team member
The community health worker’s role extends beyond the clinic to educate patients with prediabetes, hypertension and other chronic conditions.
Members Move Medicine: Collaborating to protect the profession
AMA member and family physician Barbara A. Hummel, MD, has spent her career lending her voice to organized medicine to stand up for the profession.
Members Move Medicine: 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.
Members Move Medicine: Joining the patient journey to better health
AMA member Aishwarya Thakur has worked to educate herself on substance use issues in her city, whether that is working with local communities or health care providers.
Members Move Medicine: Legislating for the practice of medicine
AMA member Mary S. Carpenter, MD, states that physicians can have a positive and lasting impact on not only the health of patients, but the health of their communities.
Members Move Medicine: Improving the culture of medicine
AMA member Avani K. Patel followed her grandfather’s message of pursuing a career in which she felt the joy he felt helping people.
Members Move Medicine: Fighting misinformation of chronic disease
AMA member Ankush K. Bansal, MD, educates patients to help put an end to the spreading of misinformation about non-communicable, preventable, chronic diseases.
Members Move Medicine: Helping identify human trafficking victims
AMA member Catherine G. Coughlin says the true reward is when someone tells her they identified a human trafficking victim at the hospital because of her lecture.