Medical Students Support Marriage Equality as SCOTUS Hands Down Decision
With its historic decision in the Obergefell v. Hodges case, the Supreme Court of the United States has ruled that, across the nation, same-sex couples will be allowed to marry regardless of where they live. In response, the American Medical Student Association (AMSA) would like to reiterate its long-standing support of marriage equality for same-sex couples and applauds this decision.
AMSA Applauds King v. Burwell Decision
The Supreme Court of the United States protected more than 6 million low- and middle-income Americans with their 6-3 ruling that the tax credits for individuals enrolled through federal exchanges are permitted. The American Medical Student Association (AMSA) commends this decision.
AMSA Response to NEJM Conflict of Interest Series
Read AMSA’s response to the conversation started by the recent article series in the New England Journal of Medicine concerning conflict-of-interest in medical education. It is AMSA’s belief that this conversation must extend beyond whether doctors can engage in financial relationships with pharmaceutical companies and maintain objectivity.
Domestic Medical Student Dues & New Chapter Rebate Program
Hear from AMSA National President Deb Hall about the recent changes for domestic medical student membership dues and a new program that provides support directly to chapters.
AMSA Chapter Spotlight
This Month’s Spotlight:
Medical University of Lublin
See how AMSA leadership at the Medical University of Lublin are supporting a growing AMSA chapter while promoting student leadership and fostering a supportive environment for new ideas.