The intersection of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, ethnicity and class can determine patients’ health and well-being, experts say.
Born in Bangkok, medical student Jirayut “New” Latthivongskorn helps others who are living illegally in the U.S. pursue their medical career goals.
Delegates seek better care for detained immigrants. The AMA also votes to keep information in patient records out of immigration officials’ hands.
LGBT-friendly, nondiscriminatory policies land backing from the AMA House of Delegates.
Teaching patients—and health professionals—to harness the power of prevention yields a sharp reduction in the rate of end-stage renal disease.