AMA statement on FDA e-cigarette authorization
AMA statement on the FDA’s decision to permit the marketing of RJ Reynolds e-cigarette products.
Publications & Newsletters
Top news stories from AMA Morning Rounds®: Week of Sept. 6, 2021
In the news: U.S. booster plan, medical journals against climate change, concern over COVID-19 in fall, Biden announces COVID vaccine mandate, FDA delay on e-cig decision.
Aug. 27, 2021: National Advocacy Update
DOJ should close regulatory loophole for unserialized "ghost guns” and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
Doctors urge FDA action on new menthol cigarettes, flavored cigars
New cigarettes marketed as boosting “menthol to more menthol” while cigars boast chocolate and vanilla swirl. Time for feds to put a stop to them.
Aug. 13, 2021: National Advocacy Update
Administration provides $90 million to improve health in rural areas and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
Patient Support & Advocacy
AMA advocacy 2020-2021 efforts
The AMA advocates at the federal and state levels on key health care issues impacting patients and physicians. See updates of our some of our recent efforts.
Why a federal court upheld ban on flavored tobacco products
The AMA and other advocates outlined the positive impact a San Diego ban will have on the health of young people and Black people.
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