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Jo Wiederhorn, President and CEO of the Associated Medical Schools of New York, speaks with Susan Arbetter on Capitol Pressroom about the underrepresentation of minorities in the medical profession, and AMSNY's call for the expansion of diveristy...

Medical school is expensive. So, the Associated Medical Schools of New York is hoping to make it more affordable for all. The organization is calling for a state-funded diversity in medicine scholarship program, assisting students from...

(New York, NY) - The Associated Medical Schools of New York (AMSNY), a not for profit organization that represents the 16 medical schools in New York State, is calling on the state legislature to create a new scholarship program to enable more...

The Associated Medical Schools of New York is lobbying the state legislature to boost its funding for fiscal 2017. The...

It's disappointing to see that under-representation in medicine is so persistent, as these inequities persist to the detriment of patients from minority communities. Read more...

Medical school applicants and enrollees have reached an all time high. The message is out that as more Americans gain access to healthcare more doctors are desperately needed, but what's also needed is more diversity among those enrolling. Read...

African-Americans comprise 13 percent of the American population, but only 4 percent of the physician workforce. In New York State, Hispanics and Latinos comprise more than 18 percent of the population but less than 8 percent of the state’s...

The concern among U.S. medical school deans is growing because of competition from offshore medical schools. Read more ...

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