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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

Government Affairs and Advocacy

This Week In Washington

AAMC Sends Letter Opposing Bill that Makes Changes to 340B Program

The AAMC sent a Jan. 9 letter to Representatives Larry Bucshon, MD (R-Ind.) and Scott Peters (D-Calif.) highlighting concerns about, and opposing, a bill that would make changes to the 340B Drug Pricing Program.

HHS Secretary Nominee Highlights Top Priorities During Senate Hearing

Alex Azar, President Trump’s nominee for Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary, outlined his top priorities for the department during a Jan. 9 hearing in front of the Senate Finance Committee.

CBO Says Ten-Year Extension of CHIP is a Saver

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) and the Joint Committee on Taxation (JCT) Jan. 11 released a preliminary estimate that found extending the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for ten years would save $6 billion.

Preserving GME Funding

GME ad for right rail

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?

AAMC Ad Calls on Congress to Make Medical Research a National Priority


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