2020: Teachable moment in fight against anti-Asian, anti-Black racism
An academic expert traces the origins of anti-Asian racism in the U.S. and reveals what seemingly disparate social justice movements have in common in 2020.
Top ethicist makes the case for COVID-19 vaccine challenge trials
Arthur Caplan, PhD, says the enormous toll of COVID-19 justifies a different approach to vaccine development. He examines how to proceed with human challenge trials for a COVID-19 vaccine.
What role does humor play in health care?
Some see the humorous side of medicine, but for others there is nothing funny about illness and injury. Learn how humor can be used in health care.
Polling during a public health crisis: What doctors must know
An expert lays out what to look for to have confidence in polling data that can reveal disturbing divisions on key public health protections during the pandemic.
Art and medicine: Looking at the role of portraiture in health care
Portraiture can be used to motivate deeper and fuller understanding of the experiences of patients, physicians, caregivers, and others in health care. Find out more.
COVID-19 behind bars: 5 ways to support correctional physicians
Learn with the AMA about how to help make U.S. prisons and jails safer for inmates, staff and surrounding communities.
What’s driving COVID-19 in prisons and jails—and how to fix it
It’s not just inmates who are at risk of acquiring SARS-CoV-2. Learn with the AMA about what’s afflicting correctional communities.
AMA Journal of Ethics® CME
Get help navigating ethical challenges you may face in your professional life. Browse a curated collection of CME articles and podcasts drawn from issues of the AMA Journal of Ethics®.