The 6 things doctors wish patients knew about masks
Even though wearing a mask is vital to preventing the spread of COVID-19, there are still myths and misunderstandings. Physicians want to clear them up.
Q&A: 2021 will test dedication to ending health inequities
Learn how a physician leader at Ascension Medical Group is working with his colleagues to address health inequity challenges on many fronts.
Flu vaccination: 6 tips to win over the undecideds
Amid a potential twindemic, physicians’ words on influenza immunization carry more weight than usual. This advice will help you persuade the fence-sitters.
Accelerating Change in Medical Education
Ending health inequity requires new skill: structural competency
Learn how medical educators can teach tomorrow’s physicians to bring systems thinking into the exam room and the community to address systemic racism.
Experts discuss the obstacles and the opportunities using telemedicine
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by helping physicians with the expansion of telemedicine.
Publications & Newsletters
Top news stories from AMA Morning Rounds®: Week of Feb. 17, 2020
In the news: Youth cancer and other health issues, cleaning products and asthma, macrolide antibiotics and birth defects, flu vaccine 45% effective, suicide rates.
What it’s like to specialize in pulmonology: Shadowing Dr. Patel
Pediatric pulmonologist Ajanta Patel, MD, says if you like lungs, kids, listening and practicing the art of medicine, her specialty is the one for you.
Advancing public health
The AMA leads the charge on public health. Our members are the frontline of patient care, expanding access to care for underserved patients and developing key prevention strategies.