Health Disparities

Recent Articles

Jun 23, 2017

The intersection of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, ethnicity and class can determine patients’ health and well-being, experts say.

Jun 13, 2017

Born in Bangkok, medical student Jirayut “New” Latthivongskorn helps others who are living illegally in the U.S. pursue their medical career goals.

Jun 13, 2017

Delegates seek better care for detained immigrants. The AMA also votes to keep information in patient records out of immigration officials’ hands.

Jun 12, 2017

LGBT-friendly, nondiscriminatory policies land backing from the AMA House of Delegates.

Jun 08, 2017

Teaching patients—and health professionals—to harness the power of prevention yields a sharp reduction in the rate of end-stage renal disease.