Q&A: This pediatrician leads one of the world’s largest philanthropies
Priscilla Chan, MD, co-founded the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative. Learn about the philanthropy’s work to eradicate disease and advance health equity.
6 big ideas driving the AMA's health equity work
The AMA’s strategic plan for advancing racial justice and health equity includes six “theories of change” essential to the way forward. Learn more.
Nov. 19, 2021: National Advocacy Update
Infrastructure bill signed into law and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
Homeless health care, ending homelessness are matters of justice
Learn more about physicians’ ethical obligations to patients who are experiencing homelessness.
Sweeping plan outlined to address maternal health care inequities
Time to extend Medicaid, CHIP coverage to 12 months after the end of pregnancy as part of broader effort to promote maternal health care equity.
AMA sets priorities for equitable maternal health care
New policy promotes racial and ethnic equalities and expanded access to affordable health insurance for new mothers.
Medical School Diversity
AMA seeks more help for medical students, residents with disabilities
To improve workforce diversity and patient care, medical schools and GME institutions must remove barriers and refocus on student and trainee abilities, not limitations.
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AMA Equity Plan 2021-2023
Embedding equity into medicine requires planning and honesty. To meet this moment, the AMA has developed a plan to advance racial and social justice.