AMA Promotes JAMA Patient Page to Educate Public on West Nile Virus Outbreak
August 27, 2012 13:47 ET | American Medical Association
CHICAGO, Aug. 27, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In response to the West Nile virus outbreak, the American Medical Association (AMA) is offering free resources from the Journal of the American Medical...
AMA Announces Board of Trustees for 2012-2013
June 21, 2012 18:26 ET | American Medical Association
CHICAGO, June 21, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Medical Association (AMA) today introduced the 21 members of its Board of Trustees for the coming year following elections held during the...
William E. Kobler, M.D., Elected to AMA Board of Trustees
June 19, 2012 13:13 ET | American Medical Association
CHICAGO, June 19, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Medical Association (AMA), the nation's largest physician organization, announced today the election of William E. Kobler, M.D., a...
Medical Student Malini Daniel Elected to AMA Board of Trustees
June 18, 2012 05:45 ET | American Medical Association
CHICAGO, June 18, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Malini Daniel, a medical student at the Stanford School of Medicine in Palo Alto, Calif., today became a member of the Board of Trustees of the American...
AMA Annual Meeting Will Convene on June 16
June 12, 2012 11:05 ET | American Medical Association
CHICAGO, June 12, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The nation's broadest assembly of physicians will gather in Chicago to shape the health care agenda of the American Medical Association (AMA), the country's...
AMA Statement on Two-Month Delay of Medicare Physician Payment Cut
December 22, 2011 18:40 ET | American Medical Association
CHICAGO, Dec. 22, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Statement attributable to: Peter W. Carmel, M.D., President, American Medical Association "With this brief reprieve from the massive 27 percent cut to...
Amagine and DMC PHO Announce New Relationship
November 30, 2011 10:42 ET | Amagine
DETROIT, Nov. 30, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The DMC PHO, a physician-hospital organization with ties to Detroit Medical Center, announced plans today to team with Amagine, Inc., a subsidiary of the...
AMA Supports Allowing Research on Organ Transplantation Between HIV-Infected Individuals
November 14, 2011 20:35 ET | American Medical Association
NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 14, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Medical Association (AMA) today voted to support amending a federal law that bars clinical research of HIV-infected organ donation, as a...
AMA Appreciates CMS' Changes in Final 2012 e-Prescribing Penalty Policy, but Concerns Remain
September 01, 2011 11:09 ET | American Medical Association
CHICAGO, Sept. 1, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Statement attributable to: Cecil B. Wilson, M.D., AMA Immediate Past- President "The American Medical Association (AMA) appreciates changes made by the...