The American Medical Association (AMA) and the Satcher Health Leadership Institute (SHLI) at Morehouse School of Medicine today announced a collaborative educational initiative to empower physician-led advocacy that advances equity and removes barriers to optimal health for marginalized people and communities.
The inaugural Medical Justice in Advocacy fellowship will run from September 2021 – November 2022 and is open to eligible physicians and residents with a demonstrated interest in health equity and advocacy. Selected participants will receive a stipend of $15,000* and will be eligible for up to 28 CME credit hours. The deadline to submit applications is Wednesday, March 31, 2021. For additional information on eligibility and to apply, visit the Medical Justice in Advocacy Fellowship website.