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NMA Calls for Gun Violence as a Public Health Emergency »
During this past July 4th weekend, we saw senseless gun violence in major cities throughout the country. A child as young...
Friday, June 12, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Joint Statement on Racism in America »
American Psychiatric Association and National Medical Association Jointly Condemn Systemic Racism in America JUNE 12...
Thursday, June 11, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
COVID-19 Treatments Must Work for Communities of Color »
Lack of Diversity in Clinical Trials Requires Greater Effort from Regulators, Industry Washington, D.C. - Thursday, Ju...
Tuesday, June 2, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
NMA Calls for Open Dialogue on Police Brutality »
On May 25th, 2020, George Floyd, a 46-year-old Black American male was taken into police custody by Minneapolis police aft...
Wednesday, May 27, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMA Calls for Comprehensive Reform in Response to Police Use of Excessive Force »
On May 25, 2020, George Floyd, a 47-year-old black man, was killed by the Minneapolis Police Department. The National...
Friday, May 22, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Title X Family Planning Program »
Letter from: Family Planning Coalition, signed by 81 organizations (listed below) Prepared for: Senate Appropriation...
Friday, May 22, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Family Planning Coalition Senate FY 2021 »
Letter from: Family Planning Coalition, signed by 81 organizations (listed below) Prepared for: Senate Appropriation...
Friday, May 8, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
COVID-19 Clinical Trials Community Letter »
Dear Speaker Pelosi, Leader McConnell, Leader McCarthy, and Leader Schumer: The undersigned organizations, representing...
Tuesday, April 28, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
SCD Partner Letter to Leadership on SCD Stimulus Amendment »
Dear Speaker Pelosi, Leader McConnell, Leader McCarthy, and Leader Schumer, The undersigned organizations, all committe...
Tuesday, April 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Joint Statement on the Response to the Coronavirus/COVID-19 Pandemic »
Rainbow PUSH Coalition and National Medical Association Joint Statement on the Response to the Coronavirus/COVID-19 Pandem...
Wednesday, April 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
COVID-19 Underscores Wealth and Health Disparities in the African American Community »
As predicted, and as we expected, from new data, COVID-19 is affecting the African American community in alarming numbers....
Wednesday, April 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Leading Physician Organizations Urge HHS »
Leading Physician Organizations Urge HHS to Collect, Analyze, Release COVID-19 Data on Mortality by Race, Ethnicity “T...
Monday, March 30, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMA Mourns the Loss of Reverend Joseph E. Lowery »
The National Medical Association (NMA) mourns the loss of the Rev. Joseph E. Lowery, a soldier for justice, human and civi...
Wednesday, March 25, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Joint Letter Urging Congress to Support & Sustain Physicians »
Dear Speaker Pelosi, Leader McConnell, Leader McCarthy, and Leader Schumer: The undersigned organizations urge Congress...
Monday, March 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMA Urges Funding for Critical Health Care Needs in Phase 3 of the Stimulus »
Congress and the Administration are actively negotiating the details of a Phase 3 stimulus package legislation, expected t...
Thursday, March 19, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
President’s Message: Supplemental »
#sp-main div#left { width: 100%; word-break: break-word; } On March 13, 2020, President Trump declared...
Thursday, March 12, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMA Statement on the Colloquium and COVID-19 »
Dear NMA Members and Friends: Thank you for your commitment to the National Medical Association. As trusted physicians...
Sunday, March 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMA Statement on COVID-19 »
The NMA is closely monitoring developments from the Centers on Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health...
Friday, February 7, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Announcement – NMA and Gilead Partner to Address HIV/AIDS Health Disparities »
The National Medical Association, the collective voice of African American physicians and leading voice for parity and jus...
Monday, November 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMA Mourns the Sudden Passing of Chairman and CEO of Kaiser Permanente, Bernard J. Tyson »
The chairman and CEO of the nation’s largest managed health care organization, Kaiser Permanente, Bernard J. Tyson, died s...
Friday, October 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMA Mourns the passing of Congressman Elijah Cummings »
Washington, D.C. - The National Medical Association President, Oliver Brooks, released the following statement on the pas...
Thursday, October 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMA Calls for Comprehensive Reform »
The National Medical Association Calls for Comprehensive Reform in Response to Police Use of Excessive Force On October...
Tuesday, September 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMA Declares Gun Violence and Violence Prevention a Public Health Crisis »
The National Medical Association’s Declares Gun Violence and Violence prevention a public health crisis that demands that...
Tuesday, September 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMA Recognizes the Disastrous Aftermath of Hurricane Dorian on the Commonwealth of the Bahamas »
A Category 5 storm, hurricane Dorian hit the Commonwealth of the Bahamas last week leaving devastation to the country - es...
Tuesday, September 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMA Expresses Outrage and Will Not Allow for the Normalization of Gun Violence in the U.S. »
Another Seven People Killed in a Mass Shooting Incident in Texas Seven people were killed and 22 injured in a mass sh...
Thursday, July 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Health Disparities Podcast Series »
Movement is Life TM Launches "The Health Disparities Podcast" Series Movement is Life TM is delighted to announce...
Friday, May 31, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMA Statement on Abortion Ban »
NMA opposes the wave of abortion bans throughout the U.S. Washington, D.C. --- The National Medical Association (NMA...
Tuesday, April 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMA Applauds the Introduction of Legislation to Ban the Sale of All Flavored Tobacco Products, »
NMA Applauds the Introduction of Legislation to Ban the Sale of All Flavored Tobacco Products, including Menthol Cigarett...
Tuesday, April 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMA Outraged at Texas Tech University Decision »
National Medical Association Outraged at Texas Tech University Decision to Exclude Race as a Factor in Medical School Admi...
Friday, April 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMA Celebrates 20th National Colloquium »
NMA Celebrates 20 th National Colloquium on African American Inspired Collective Works, Professionalism and Achieving Hea...
Tuesday, February 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trump's Unethical and Dangerous Gag Rule Puts Health Care for 800,000 African Americans at Risk »
Rule blocks access to essential health care and endangers doctor-patient trust Washington, DC - Today, the Trump-Pen...
Sunday, February 17, 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
NMA Press Release on Texas ACA Ruling »
On Friday evening, December 14, 2018, after the courts closed, U.S. District Judge Reed O’Connor ruled that the Affordable...
Monday, January 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMA PRESIDENT: WHEELER DISMANTLING OF MERCURY PROTECTIONS »
NMA PRESIDENT: WHEELER DISMANTLING OF MERCURY PROTECTIONS WOULD “HAVE DEVASTATING HEALTH CONSEQUENCES” FOR COMMUNITIES OF...
Tuesday, December 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMA Policy Statement on Administration’s Part B Proposal »
Washington, D.C. (December 4, 2018) —The National Medical Association (NMA) has issued the following statement in response...
Monday, December 3, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMA Applauds Senate Introduction of the Health Equity and Accountability Act (HEAA) »
Washington, D.C. (December 4, 2018) – National Medical Association (NMA) is pleased that the Senate companion legislation...

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