AMA leadership and policy development through the World Medical Association
The AMA Delegation to the World Medical Association plays a major role in drafting proposing and authoring global policy on many important issues.
Council on Science & Public Health reports
Download PDFs of CSAPH reports presented at the AMA House of Delegates Interim and Annual Meetings.
Top news stories from AMA Morning Rounds®: Week of Oct. 30, 2023
In the news: HHS information blocking ‘disincentives,’ infant mortality rising, more Americans should get lung cancer screening, fewer teens vaping and more.
AMA advocacy efforts
The AMA advocates at the federal and state levels on key health care issues impacting patients and physicians. See updates of some of the recent efforts.
New CME course: E-cigarettes & tobacco
Stay up to date on the adverse health effects of smoking and vaping tobacco while gaining important guidance on how to counsel patients on the risks and quitting.
AMA in the News: September 2023
Read media highlights mentioning the American Medical Association for September 2023.
AMA statement on FDA delaying rule banning menthol cigarettes
AMA implores FDA to move swiftly to remove menthol-flavored cigarettes from the market once and for all and keep them out of the hands of the nation’s youth.
What doctors wish patients knew about rheumatoid arthritis
Rheumatoid arthritis remains an enigmatic and debilitating condition, affecting millions. Two rheumatologists share how to manage this disease.
Malaria cases, RSV vaccine, new maternal mortality & e-cigarette studies with Andrea Garcia, JD, MPH
The AMA Update covers a range of health care topics affecting the lives of physicians and patients. Learn more about the RSV vaccine, Malaria cases and more.