AAMCNews & Insights News & Insights Can people be immunized against disinformation? Debunking medical lies can be too late to change minds. Prebunking strategy teaches disinformation tactics so people can recognize and resist false messages. December 8, 2022 News & Insights Fewer gun deaths: Medical schools prioritize prevention Medical students are learning to protect patients from firearm injuries. Lessons include suicide risks, gun locks, and handling hard conversations with respect. December 6, 2022 AAMCNews How risky is recreational marijuana use? No one really knows. As more states legalize recreational cannabis, scientists still know little about its risks and benefits. That’s largely due to federal research restrictions. December 1, 2022 Insights How our organ transplant system fails people of color Black patients wait a year longer for an organ transplant than White patients — and that’s just one transplant inequity. An expert offers a way forward. 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Here’s how leaders are stepping up with a range of creative solutions. August 9, 2022 Press Release AAMC Statement on House Passage of Advancing Telehealth Beyond COVID-19 Act of 2022 The AAMC's statement applauding Congress for the House passage of Advancing Telehealth Beyond COVID-19 Act of 2022. July 28, 2022 AAMCNews How the war in Ukraine threatens hospital cybersecurity — and what to do about it The war in Ukraine endangers the security of life-saving medical devices and other crucial digital tools in the U.S. Here’s what every hospital needs to know. May 24, 2022 AAMCNews How smartphones and wearables are advancing clinical research and treatment Academic researchers partner with tech companies to make research more accessible, include more data. May 18, 2022 AAMCNews The growing threat of ransomware attacks on hospitals Cyberattacks on hospitals have spiked during the pandemic, threatening patient care and private data. Here's how teaching hospitals are fighting back. July 20, 2021 Insights What every doctor needs to know about telemedicine Telemedicine soared during the pandemic, and experts say it’s here to stay. How can providers and future physicians prepare to provide quality care from afar? March 24, 2021 AAMCNews Delivering more care remotely will be critical as COVID-19 races through communities Even before Congress lifted restrictions on reimbursement for telehealth through Medicare, academic medical centers were expanding telemedicine services. March 23, 2020 Press Release Women Were Majority of U.S. Medical School Applicants in 2018 New AAMC data show that U.S. medical schools made notable gains in diversifying their entering classes in 2018. December 3, 2018 AAMCNews Advancing Health Equity Through Telehealth: AAMC Learning Series Through this learning series, the AAMC aims to highlight the role of academic medicine in promoting and advancing health equity through telehealth. Collection Innovations in Health Technology: Telehealth Learn about developments in telehealth technology and practice during the COVID-19 pandemic.