Zika virus resource center
Access current information about the Zika virus to prepare to handle possible cases of the virus and answer patients' questions.
When global health emergencies strike, how should doctors respond?
Because epidemics are complex, coordinated responses across many disciplines are needed. Find out more from the AMA.
Wake-up call for vector-borne diseases that are on the uptick
Diseases from mosquito and tick bites are on the rise. The AMA wants to raise awareness and will seek more surveillance, research and prevention to address them.
How epidemics take lives and bring global health into focus
A tropical medicine physician talks at TEDMED about his terrifying ordeal at the start of the SARS outbreak in Vietnam.
How Florida has made tough calls in Zika fight
The Sunshine State’s surgeon general offers insights on difficult choices faced amid local spread of the mosquito-borne illness.
AMA statement on Congress passing Zika funding
"Statement attributable to: Andrew W. Gurman, M.D. President, American Medical Association"
CDC discusses updated guidelines in Zika virus webinar
A webinar by the AMA and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated physicians on the Zika virus outbreak. The latest clinical guidance to help diagnose and manage patients and prevent further transmission was presented.
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