States tracking COVID-19 race and ethnicity data
Data on racial and ethnic patterns of the COVID-19 pandemic show that COVID-19 is disproportionately impacting black communities.
Prioritizing equity video series: Voting During the COVID-19 Pandemic
This installment of the AMA’s Prioritizing Equity YouTube series discusses the ways in which COVID-19 may uniquely impact the traditional voting process.
Publications & Newsletters
Top news stories from AMA Morning Rounds®: Week of Sept. 14, 2020
In the news: Preventive health care has declined during pandemic, plans to distribute coronavirus vaccines for free and more.
AMA COVID-19 daily video update: Challenges of being older and HIV positive amid the pandemic
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by discussing the challenges of being older and HIV positive during the pandemic.
How the AMA is reshaping its path toward racial equity
AMA report highlights a pivotal year for organization’s work to advance equity. The inequitable impact of COVID-19 shows the need step up efforts.
AMA COVID-19 daily video update: What doctors wish patients knew about wearing masks
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by discussing what doctors wish their patients knew about wearing masks.
What New York’s learned about health equity during the pandemic
There are steps public health departments, physicians and other health professionals can take to make health equity a priority during the pandemic, including actively reaching out to patients who have historically experienc
Achieving optimal health for all
The AMA is confronting health disparities at the system and community level to bring health equity to vulnerable patient populations in the U.S.
Essential Tools & Resources
Read AMA policies on health equity
Explore health equity on JAMA Network™️
Read the latest on health equity from AMA Journal of Ethics®️
Learn more about health disparities on AMA Ed Hub™️
COVID-19 Q&A: health equity in pandemic
Release the Pressure: Heart health equity with Essence