Who We Are
Tomorrow’s Doctors, Tomorrow’s Cures
The AAMC leads and serves the academic medicine community to improve the health of people everywhere. Founded in 1876 and based in Washington, D.C., the AAMC is a nonprofit association dedicated to transforming health through medical education, health care, medical research, and community collaborations.
Our member institutions represent the full spectrum of medical education:
We lead and serve our member institutions, as well as the following communities:
A Conversation with David J. Skorton, MD
The president and CEO of the AAMC shares key recommendations for the health care system in the future in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, noting that public health preparedness is not a fixed “one and done” state, but a continual process and mindset of constant readiness.
Improving the Health of People Everywhere
The AAMC collaborates with its members and their multisector community partners to make progress towards health equity, address public health crises, and ensure that all people can get the care they need from a diverse, inclusive, and culturally responsive physician workforce.
What We Do Matters
The best minds in academic medicine, the latest research, and the most trusted data and tools are here.
Our Board of Directors
The AAMC is governed by a 19-member Board of Directors.