AMSNY advocates with New York State government and elected officials on behalf of the State’s 16 medical schools.

2017-2018 New York State Legislative Session

AMSNY supports A.6820 (Gunther) – S.4611 (Murphy), which would provide tax credit incentives to clinical preceptors providing invaluable educational experiences and mentoring to medical and allied health professions students at New York State academic institutions. Read more here.

AMSNY supports A.3126 (Gottfried) – S.2546 (Hannon), which would require that the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) pay 100 percent of eligible public hospitals medical assistance and uninsured patient losses. Under current statute, NYSDOH is “authorized” rather than required to pay “up to” 100 percent of such payments. Read more here.

NYSTEM & AMSNY

Since 2007, AMSNY has played a key role in advocating for the creation and funding the New York State Stem Cell Science program to foster a strong stem cell research community in New York State and to accelerate the growth of scientific knowledge about stem cell biology and the development of therapies and diagnostic methods. Learn more here.