AMA in the News
AMA in the News: August 2021
Read media highlights mentioning the American Medical Association for August 2021.
What doctors wish patients knew about COVID-19 herd immunity
Herd immunity can protect the vulnerable from COVID-19, but the Delta variant makes it harder to reach. Two AMA members share what patients must know.
Gerald Harmon, MD, says don't socially distance from your doctor
AMA's Moving Medicine series features physician voices and achievements. Learn more in this discussion with AMA President Gerald Harmon, MD, about patients returning to care.
Paul Offit, MD, on parent concerns for vaccinating 12-15 year-olds
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by addressing concerns for vaccinating 12 to 15-year-olds.
Next-generation tools for the next generation
New telehealth technologies, such as electronic health records (EHRs), can either be a help or an obstacle to a physician’s workflow.
Oct. 23, 2020: Judicial Advocacy Update
How stronger vaccine mandates improve public health in the latest Judicial Advocacy Update.
Patient Support & Advocacy
Preventive care: As pandemic stretches on, “no more time to wait”
Learn how to get patients reengaged with the screenings, checkups, immunizations and counseling they need—safely and at zero cost to the patient.
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.