Not leaving health equity to chance: Future advocates get a boost
As with the physician workforce, the pool of health equity advocates requires constant development. A fellowship is fostering the next generation.
LGBTQ advocacy resources for physicians
Learn more about how the AMA supports and advocates for the LGBTQ+ population through policies, research and education.
Q&A: How to build a nationally recognized LGBTQ+ clinic
Katherine Imborek, MD, explains how a one-night-a-week service at the University of Iowa grew into a clinic treating some 14,000 LGBTQ+ patients.
Medical Student Health
Gay, lesbian and bi medical students report worse emotional climate
Gay, lesbian and bisexual medical students report less favorable perceptions of their learning environments, with a link to more burnout. Learn more.
Advisory Committee on LGBTQ Issues
LGBTQ & Allies June 2022 Caucus highlights
Read highlights from the LGBTQ & Allies June 2022 Caucus.
Understanding the short-term impact of gender-affirming care
How do transgender youth fare in the year after starting gender-affirming medical care? A JAMA Network Open study sheds light on the matter.
Q&A: After years in practice, why this internist came out to patients
Arkansas internist Riley Wagner Lipschitz, MD, says a deeply personal reason drove her decision to talk about her wife with patients. Learn more.