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Learn about policy issues important to medical schools and teaching hospitals, with Atul Grover, M.D., Ph.D.

Government Affairs and Advocacy

Government Affairs and Advocacy


This Week In Washington

AAMC Joins NDD Letter Urging Sequester Relief in FY 2016

The AAMC joined 2,100 national, state, and local organizations in a Feb. 18 letter urging lawmakers to stop sequestration from taking effect in fiscal year (FY) 2016 and to replace it with a “balanced approach to deficit reduction.”

Members Reintroduce Bill to Strengthen Health Care Workforce

Representatives Raul Ruiz, M.D. (D-Calif.); David McKinley (R-W.Va.); Mark Takano (D-Calif.); Filemon Vela (D-Texas); Ruben Hinojosa (D-Texas); and Raul Grijalva (D-Ariz.) Feb. 13 introduced legislation to strengthen the nation’s health care workforce.

Preserving GME Funding

Careful what you cut

Cutting the deficit is important, but cutting physician training at a time when our nation faces a critical shortage of doctors would threaten the health of all Americans.

Advocacy Launches Ad to Warn of Sequestration Impact


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