High court should uphold commonsense N.Y. concealed-carry law
Doctors offer Supreme Court justices a painful, firsthand glimpse into the “grave public health crisis” of firearms violence—a crisis that sensible regulations can help curb.
ATF on right track in fighting proliferation of “ghost guns”
A Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) move will help close regulatory loopholes that enable unserialized firearms to spread.
Aug. 27, 2021: National Advocacy Update
DOJ should close regulatory loophole for unserialized "ghost guns” and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
Immediate Past President Susan R. Bailey, MD, address at the June 2021 Special Meeting
Susan Bailey, MD, addresses the House of Delegates at the June 2021 Special Meeting. Access the transcript of the speech or recording.
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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.
Megan Ranney, MD, MPH, on gun violence within the pandemic
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by discussing approaches to preventing gun violence during the pandemic.
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AMA in the News: April 2021
Read media highlights mentioning the American Medical Association for April 2021.
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