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AMA Moving Medicine

Aug 14, 2019

In his presentation at the 2019 AMA Annual Meeting, AMA Director of Congressional Affairs Todd Askew focuses on three hot topics on Capitol Hill: preventing gun violence, efforts to improve MACRA and protecting patients from surprise medical bills. This episode of Moving Medicine is the second of two parts...


Aug 7, 2019

In her presentation at the 2019 AMA Annual Meeting, AMA Vice President of Government Affairs Cynthia Brown reviews a variety of the most pressing health care issues facing America today. This episode of Moving Medicine is the first of two parts about federal advocacy for physicians. You can subscribe for exclusive...


Jun 19, 2019

In honor of Pride Month, the AMA is excited to share this presentation by Erick Eiting, MD, Vice Chair of the AMA Advisory Committee on LGBTQ issues, from the 2018 AMA Annual Meeting. In his discussion, Dr. Eiting explores ways to provide more inclusive experiences and improve care health care quality for LGBTQ...


Jun 12, 2019

In his presentation at the 2019 AMA National Advocacy Conference, Admiral Brett P. Giroir, MD, reviews the current state of opioid abuse in America. Dr. Giroir, the Health and Human Services assistant secretary for health, also discusses potential solutions. You can follow along with Dr. Giroir by viewing...


Jun 5, 2019

In the second part of his keynote address at the 2019 AMA State Advocacy Summit, Ashish K. Jha, MD, MPH, director of Harvard Global Health Institute, talks about the tradeoff of positive and negative outcomes stemming from high prices in America’s health care sector. You can follow along with Dr. Jha by viewing his...