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American Medical Association (AMA)

  • By: Elizabeth R. Purdy
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

The American Medical Association is the largest physicians group in the United States. Its mission is to bring physicians together to deal with relevant professional and public health issues. Governance is implemented through the House of Delegates, and oversight is provided ...

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