Undocumented immigrants detained during COVID-19: How to help
Thousands of undocumented immigrants held in U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement custody have tested positive for COVID-19. Learn with the AMA how to advocate for detainees.
Reports of medical procedures done without consent must be investigated
Informed consent is fundamental. The Department of Homeland Security’s inspector general must investigate alarming reports from women held by ICE.
Patient Support & Advocacy
COVID-19 misinformation: What physicians can do to stop it
Fibs about the pandemic are almost as transmissible as the disease itself. Learn with the AMA what to say in the exam room and online to slow their spread.
Why distributing a SARS-CoV-2 vaccine will be global challenge
Deciding which countries, and which workers, will get it first is fraught with tough decisions. Learn more with the AMA.
When using behavioral architecture, ensure ethical application
When behavioral architecture changes care delivery, what should be the roles of ethics? Learn more from the AMA Journal of Ethics.
Are your patients lonely during COVID-19? They’re not alone
Loneliness is an increasingly shared American experience. Learn with the AMA how to talk about it with patients and policymakers.
New AMA resources help combat physician stress amidst pandemic
STEPS Forward module series offers proven strategies supporting physician well-being during a time of acute stress.
Ethics Group Internship
The Ethic Groups internship offers candidates first-hand insight to the formation of AMA ethics policy.
Strengthen your voice
AMA members unify to empower the collective physician voice on innovations and emerging issues that impact physicians and public health today.
Essential Tools & Resources
Code of Medical Ethics
Medical ethics FAQs
Declaration of Professional Responsibility
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