Physicians detail COVID-19’s impact in Latinx communities
Nearly 30% of COVID-19 cases are among Latinx patients. Learn with the AMA about what’s driving this disturbing trend.
Teaching culturally humble primary care
Tonya Fancher, MD, MPH, knows that more primary care doctors in a community means more equitable outcomes. She’s made it her medical school’s mission to help aspiring doctors tailor what they learn to the patients they serve.
Why AMA is investing in Chicago’s West Side to boost health equity
Factors outside the exam room drive disparate health care outcomes. Learn how the AMA will help finance a bid to promote well-being in an area with life expectancy far below the national average.
AMA president speaks to delegates at Interim Meeting
AMA President Patrice A. Harris, M.D., detailed AMA’s ongoing efforts to reinforce science and evidence-based approaches to remove barriers to patient care.
Patient Support & Advocacy
How to improve screening for social determinants of health
Most doctors and hospitals aren’t yet screening patients on issues such as housing or transportation needs. Learn more from the AMA on how to change that.
AMA Journal of Ethics tackles health care for undocumented immigrants
With immigration policies dominating national and local news, the AMA Journal of Ethics devoted its January issue to health care for undocumented immigrants.
Avneet Soin: Preparing to shape policy
AMA member and medical student Avneet Soin has already started on the path blazed by physicians committed to public health and health policy advocacy.
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