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.
Navy veteran: The AMA stands up for LGBTQ people in the military
Fight to make service open to all continues. A physician leader and combat veteran highlights AMA’s advocacy for vets and LGBTQ people in the military.
AMA Adopts New Policies at 2018 Interim Meeting
The AMA voted to adopt new policies on emerging health care topics during the voting session of its Interim Meeting.
Communicating with LGBTQ patients
Get to know the LGBTQ population using a series of free learning modules from the Fenway Institute.
Creating an LGBTQ-friendly practice
Physicians who create an environment where all patients feel welcome can better meet their patients' often complex health care needs.
How to avoid the insensitive care that LGBTQ patients often fear
Effective care for lesbian, gay, bi or transgender patients can hinge on sending the right signals and steering clear of presumptions.
Better training needed to address shortcomings in LGBTQ care
Social and legal barriers are being hurdled, but LGBTQ medical care has room for improvement, expert panelists said at the AMA’s Chicago headquarters.