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Advocacy & Policy

The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) works with policymakers and other leaders to advance policy priorities that strengthen the nation’s health and well-being.

Through policies that affect health care delivery, research, education, health equity, and more, the federal government is a key partner in sustaining the vitality of the nation’s academic medicine ecosystem, which is essential to improving the health of all. Learn more about the AAMC’s priorities for the 118th Congress.

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AAMC Policy and Priorities

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Research

AAMC-member institutions endeavor to prepare a diverse medical research workforce and champion an environment where medical discovery can flourish. This strong commitment is key to innovation that benefits patients.

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Clinical Care

AAMC-member teaching hospitals and faculty physicians cultivate and provide high-quality health care, especially for complex and vulnerable patients -- many of whom are unable to receive care elsewhere.

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Investing in Healthier Communities

Academic medical centers serve at the crossroads of community health, health equity, and population health and are actively working to prevent and address persistent public health challenges.

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Workforce

AAMC-member medical schools and teaching hospitals play a crucial role in preparing future physicians who help create a healthier future for all with innovative graduate medical education.

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Washington Highlights is a weekly newsletter that provides updates on the latest legislative and regulatory activities affecting academic medicine.

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Find the latest AAMC testimony and correspondence letters to Capitol Hill regarding policy issues important to medical schools and teaching hospitals.

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The AAMC & The Hill present a national discussion, COVID-19: The Way Forward, Wednesday 8/19 at 1 p.m. ET.

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The AAMC & The Hill present a national discussion, COVID-19: The Way Forward, Wednesday 8/26 at 1 p.m. ET

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Advocacy & Policy

AAMC-member teaching hospitals and faculty physicians cultivate and provide high-quality health care, especially for complex and vulnerable patients.

Advocacy & Policy

Academic medical centers serve at the crossroads of community health, health equity, and population health to prevent and address public health challenges.

Advocacy & Policy

AAMC-member medical schools and teaching hospitals play a crucial role in preparing future physicians who help create a healthier future for all.

Washington Highlights

The AAMC submitted comments on a Department of Health and Human Services notice of proposed rulemaking to review existing regulations.

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Advocacy & Policy

The CAMC is a bipartisan congressional caucus that promotes and recognizes the role that academic medicine plays in improving the health of people everywhere.

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Advocacy & Policy

AAMC member institutions endeavor to prepare a diverse medical research workforce and champion an environment in which medical discovery can flourish.

Washington Highlights

The AAMC responded to Senate HELP Committee Ranking Member Cassidy’s request for information on how to modernize the CDC.

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Advocacy Caucus and Coalitions

The CAMC is a bipartisan group of Members of Congress that seeks to promote and recognize the important role that medical schools, teaching hospitals and faculty physicians play to improve the health of people everywhere.

The Ad Hoc Group for Medical Research supports enhancing the federal investment in the biomedical, behavioral, and population-based research conducted and supported by the NIH.

The GME Advocacy Coalition (GMEAC) is a group of organizations dedicated to the expansion and preservation of Medicare-supported graduate medical education.

The HPNEC advocates for continued support for the health professions and nursing workforce development programs critical to providing continued services to underserved and minority communities.

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AAMC Action – Let’s Raise Our Voices Together

We are a community of students, residents, researchers, faculty members, physicians, and others who advocate on behalf of academic medicine to improve the health of people everywhere.

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