To be part of the AMA is to be part of our Mission to promote the art and science of medicine and the betterment of public health. Join the AMA team that is dedicated to the betterment of public health as a Senior Attorney I in the Advocacy Group in the AMA DC office.
IN THIS ROLE YOU WILL:
Identify and analyze proposed regulations on which the AMA should formally comment.
Write AMA testimony for Congressional and Administration hearings.
Prepare and present relevant briefing materials to the AMA Council on Legislation at the Council's four meetings each year.
J.D. degree and active membership in good standing in at least one state Bar required.
At least five years legal experience and at least three years health law experience are required. Previous legislative, federal agency, or association experience also is highly preferred.
Strong working knowledge of the U.S. Congressional legislative and federal regulatory process required.
Excellent analytical, organizational, and critical thinking skills required.
Strong verbal communication and presentation skills.
Well-developed writing skills.
Highly developed relationship and rapport building skills.
Interpersonal skills to include persuasiveness.
The AMA offers competitive salaries, including an incentive plan and excellent benefits. Our office is a business casual environment and we respect work-life balance. Please apply to
We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity in our workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. As an EOE/AA employer, the American Medical Association will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and veteran or disability status.
THE AMA IS COMMITTED TO IMPROVING THE HEALTH OF THE NATION