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Learn about policy issues important to medical schools and teaching hospitals, with Executive Vice President Atul Grover, M.D., Ph.D.
Government Affairs and Advocacy
This Week In Washington
The AAMC joined more than 50 national organizations representing schools, programs, health professionals, and students in an Oct. 14 letter to House and Senate Appropriations Committees leaders.
The AAMC Oct. 18 joined 74 other organizations on a letter urging House and Senate appropriatorsto restore the cuts proposed in the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies (Labor-HHS) Appropriations Subcommitteespending bills [see Washington Highlights, July 15] and provide $7.48 billion for discretionary Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) programs.
Vice President Biden Oct. 17 delivered an Executive Report on the status of the Cancer Moonshot to President Obama, which reviews progress during the first year of the initiative and lays out a roadmap for the next five years.
Preserving GME Funding
Whether it’s an emergency or a serious illness requiring complex care, when life is on the line you can count on America’s teaching hospitals. But can they count on the funding they need from Congress?