Accelerating Change in Medical Education
The top 10 ethical issues medical students should be taught
Get key background from the AMA on the emerging medical ethics topics that medical students should be learning about in medical school.
Coronavirus emergency: How U.S. is handling travelers from Wuhan
The fast global spread of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) is a public health emergency. Learn more about why travelers returning from Wuhan, China, are undergoing testing and monitoring.
Measles outbreaks, quarantine and the AMA Code of Medical Ethics
In epidemics, physicians must balance their ethical obligation to patients with their responsibility for public health. The AMA Code of Medical Ethics provides guidance.
Patient Support & Advocacy
4 ways to counteract medical misinformation
Fake medical news is an old phenomenon given greater life by the internet. Fighting it requires coordination among physicians and other key voices.
Code of Medical Ethics: Physicians & the health of the community
A doctor's job doesn't stop at individual care. Find out how caring for the health of the community can also lead to better health for individual patients.
When the news media calls, keep these 4 things in mind
A physician appearing on a news show isn’t just another talking head. Learn how to maintain your own integrity, and that of the medical profession, when taking part in the media.
Why does the medical profession need a code of ethics?
From political conversations to use of social media, the AMA Code of Medical Ethics addresses the new issues confronting physicians, patients and society.
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