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Government Relations Representatives (GRR)

The Government Relations Representatives (GRR) group advances nonpartisan advocacy for academic medicine by providing a forum for federal relations staff at medical schools, teaching hospitals, and health systems to consult with AAMC staff on evolving federal legislative and regulatory issues, initiatives, and strategies.


Press Release

AAMC commends the Senate for their bipartisan spending bill to protect funding for crucial health agencies and programs.

  • July 28, 2023
Press Release

The AAMC announced the five winners of its inaugural ACE Award for Advocacy, Collaboration, and Education.

  • Sept. 21, 2023
Advocacy & Policy

Learn how academic medicine is benefiting rural communities.

  • PDF
Seattle, Wash.
Nov. 3 - 7, 2023

Washington Highlights Newsletter

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GRR Member Directory

View your AAMC Affinity Group participation including other members of your active Groups via the My AAMC Affinity Group page. Sign in required.


Press Releases and Statements

AAMC news and press statements on important advocacy and policy issues.

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Testimony & Correspondence

Congressional testimony, letters to Capitol Hill and federal agencies, and comment letters on policy issues and federal regulations.

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Project Medical Education

Project Medical Education (PME) helps medical schools and teaching hospitals educate members of Congress and other stakeholders on the value of academic medicine.

Learn more about PME

Guide on Government Relations Representatives

The GRR listserv is used to update group members on relevant legislative and regulatory news, activities, and resources. It’s also used to promote upcoming meetings and events.

Only designated GRR members are eligible for subscription to the GRR listserv.

GRR membership requires written designation by a medical school dean or teaching hospital/health system CEO. The designation may be delivered by email to gov-relations@aamc.org, or via the Online Designation Tool.

Official charter for members of the Government Relations Representatives group.

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