Members of the AMA Medical Student Section assemble care kits for people experiencing houselessness
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How medical students are leading the charge on street medicine

People without homes have a hard time accessing medical care. Two AMA members are making a difference and sharing what they’ve learned.

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Medical School Life
Succeeding in Medical School

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9 MIN READ

Prioritizing Equity video series

The Prioritizing Equity video series examines how health care equity determines care during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Health Equity
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Prioritizing Equity video series: Health care planning and caring for patients experiencing houselessness

In this edition of Prioritizing Equity series, learn about the unique health care and social needs of patients experiencing houselessness.

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Population Care
Prioritizing Equity Video Series
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Bridging the gap for unhoused people: Medical respite care programs

In this episode of Making the Rounds, learn how medical respite programs improve health while protecting our health care system and how medical students can make an impact.

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Population Care
Making the Rounds Podcast
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Tips for medical students pushing change in homeless health care

Medical respite programs overcome problems that arise in healing after hospitalization. Learn with the AMA how to spur their acceptance and adoption.

Public Health
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AMA Advocacy Insights webinar series: Drug overdose epidemic

Watch the latest AMA Advocacy Insights webinar and download slides on the nation’s drug overdose epidemic—helping children and families, patients with pain.

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Events
Advocacy Insights Webinar Series
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These medical students are not waiting to make their impact felt

Reaching those without homes and those awash in misinformation, medical students around the country were honored for innovative projects.

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ChangeMedEd Initiative
Succeeding in Medical School
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Medical students craft blankets for families without housing

For Chicago families experiencing homelessness, winter can be brutal. Learn about an AMA-funded medical student project that helps in a tangible way.

Medical School Life
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Discover 7 remarkable medical students who moved medicine in 2021

Amid the strains of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, many medical students have contributed outside the classroom. Learn about seven of them.

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Medical School Life
Succeeding in Medical School