Council on Science & Public Health
Public health: CSAPH reports
Read reports on this topic for the Council on Science & Public Health (CSAPH) presented during the AMA Interim and Annual Meetings.
Experts explore health equity within the COVID-19 pandemic
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by discussing top developments in health equity and more.
AMA statement on new FDA guidelines for MSM blood donation
The FDA took a step in the right direction today, reducing the blood donation deferral period for men who have sex with men (MSM) from 12 months to three.
AMA adopts new policy to increase organ donation nationwide
AMA adopted policy aimed at increasing organ donation rates—particularly among minority populations with historically low donation rates.
AMA adopts new public health policies to improve health of the nation
AMA adopted new policies during the voting session of the AMA's Interim Meeting aimed at improving the health of the nation.
AMA commends FDA on new blood donation policy
The AMA commends the FDA for ending the lifetime ban that prohibits men who have had sex with men from ever donating blood.
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