AMA’s Center for Health Equity mission and guiding principles
Learn about the AMA’s Center for Health Equity mission and guiding principles for embedding health equity within the association and the medical profession. Download PDFs of their work.
AMA internships and fellowships
The AMA offers internships and fellowships in health law and medical ethics to students and early career professionals.
Fellowship helps physicians connect the dots on health equity
Jerry P. Abraham, MD, MPH, CMQ, says he and the other doctors in the Medical Justice in Advocacy Fellowship are like family. Learn more.
For this Tulane doctor, advancing health equity has global focus
Learn how internist-pediatrician Anjali Niyogi, MD, MPH, has used her skills to help patients in New Orleans and around the world.
This resident psychiatrist stakes her claim as physician leader
AMA member Avani K. Patel, MD, MHA, has faced many biases throughout her journey in medicine. But they have only pushed her to accomplish even more.
Q&A: A safety-net physician discovers her power to help patients
Amna Khan, MD, became a pediatrician to work at the intersection of social justice and medicine. Learn about a fellowship that’s giving her a boost.
Q&A: Why strained EDs can’t overlook social factors driving health
Dhara Amin, MD, leads ED quality efforts at Chicago’s Cook County Health. The Medical Justice in Advocacy Fellowship aids her work on health equity.
Q&A: This pediatrician is confronting inequities in GI care
Gastrointestinal (GI) problems in children of color are too often dismissed. Learn how pediatrician Hannibal Person, MD, is working to change that.