Why physicians are vital part of the nation’s infrastructure
As it considers a massive infrastructure spending package, Congress should bolster funding for badly needed graduate medical education training slots.
March 26, 2021: National Advocacy Update
AMA asks FEMA to include physician offices in vaccine distribution efforts and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
Why it’s time to invest in the nation’s health care workforce
Learn more about a bipartisan Senate bill that would grow the nation’s physician pipeline and create opportunities to diversify the health workforce.
Accelerating Change in Medical Education
Exploring new med ed pathways at University of California, Davis School of Medicine
Each month, the AMA highlights institutions that are part of the AMA Accelerating Change in Medical Education Consortium to showcase their work with the consortium and innovations in medical education.
International Medical Education
Judge voids rule pricing H-1B doctors out of areas that need them
Judge negates new rule that AMA said would “cause immediate and lasting harm” to communities that would no longer be able to afford to hire H-1B doctors.
AMA mapping tool identifies where workforce needs are greatest
The free, newly revised AMA Health Workforce Mapper offers publicly accessible data on the physician and nonphysician workforces anywhere in the U.S.
Nov. 13, 2020: National Advocacy Update
Ongoing AMA advocacy efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic and more in the latest Federal Advocacy Update.
A time to stand together
With expert resources and tireless advocacy, the AMA is your powerful ally against COVID-19.