Avoid "elder-speak" with your senior patients
That’s one practice tip from a physician expert who explains why there needs to be a greater emphasis on geriatrics in medical training.
Exclusionary bathroom policies harm transgender students’ health
Physicians tell a federal appellate court why the medical community agrees that these policies hurt transgender students physically and mentally.
Advocating for the LGBTQ community
Review issue briefs and talking point that focus on topics impacting the LGBTQ community, including conversion therapy, gender-affirming care and access to public utilities.
Publications & Newsletters
Catch this year’s must-listen medical podcasts
Physician well-being, public health and the details of physician contacts were topics that generated interest, and podcast downloads, this year.
AMA president: Physicians have an obligation to be leaders
When there are situations that affect the health and well-being of our patients, we have an obligation to lead, says AMA President Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA.
AMA adopts new policies during first day of voting at Interim Meeting
AMA adopts policies on conversion therapy ban, transgender inclusive EHRs, and racial pay equity in medicine.
AMA president speaks to delegates at Interim Meeting
AMA President Patrice A. Harris, M.D., detailed AMA’s ongoing efforts to reinforce science and evidence-based approaches to remove barriers to patient care.
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