Vijaya Appareddy, MD: From assisting her father to helping patients
2元彩票AMA member Vijaya Appareddy, MD, was first introduced to medicine by watching her father, a plastic surgeon, treat his patients.
Medical School Life
Medical student leadership opportunities
2元彩票Take on leadership opportunities at the local, state or national levels to represent medical students and address their concerns.
3 ways women physicians can become leaders in medicine
2元彩票These three women in medicine have faced their own challenges in medicine. Here are their tips for securing powerful roles in health care.
Council on Legislation
Maryanne C. Bombaugh, MD, MBA, MSc
2元彩票Maryanne C. Bombaugh, MD, MBA, MSc, is a member on the Council on Legislation at the American Medical Association.
Patrice A. Harris, M.D., inaugurated as 174th president of the AMA
2元彩票Patrice A. Harris, M.D., M.A., was sworn in today as the 174th president of the AMA. Dr. Harris is the first African-American woman to hold the office.
2元彩票Council on Legislation
About the Council on Legislation (COL)
2元彩票See how the Council on Legislation (COL) makes recommendations to the AMA Board of Trustees about legislation and regulations at the federal and state levels.
Patient Support & Advocacy
5 ways the midterms shook up the U.S. health care agenda for 2019
Prescription-drug pricing, gun violence and ACA-stabilization efforts are among the issues that could see new life next year.
Essential Tools & Resources
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Council & committee nominations
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- Fight for physicians and patient rights
AMA member physicians get a 35% discount on own-specialty disability insurance premiums.