Where We’re Making A Difference

AMHP is engaged in a number of areas of high importance to the American Muslim community and the country at-large. Most of our programming relates to three key topic areas: Advocacy, Health Promotion & Career Development. As an empowerment organization, our activities generate content material, career development opportunities, and advocacy products.

Advocacy

AMHP has been at the forefront of articulating the American Muslim health professional community’s responses to policy developments, educating members and their communities on health policy and advocating on behalf of health professionals and community clinics throughout the nation.

  • Policy Briefs
  • Muslim Free Clinics
  • Connecting Muslims To Coverage (Affordable Care Act)

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Health Promotion

AMHP seeks to improve the physical and mental health of communities by empowering community leaders through focused training seminars and elevating successful models. AMHP activities in this area span a range of key areas, including mental health, obesity, disability rights, and more. AMHP has been an active participant in the First Lady’s Let’s Move campaign.

  • Mental Health
  • EnabledMuslim
  • Health Education

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Career Development

Fundamental to the work of American Muslim Health Professionals (AMHP) has been empowering the next generation of thinkers, leaders, and practitioners. Through a series of webinars , career trajectory series as well as networking events, AMHP is dedicated to providing its members with the right tools and resources to maximize their career potential.

  • Webinars
  • Networking Events
  • Muslim Health Forum
  • Membership Drive

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Recent Blog Posts

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A Fresh Approach To Good Health

July 13th, 2016|1 Comment

How many of us have tried different fad food regimens and quick weight loss diets hoping to find a magic wand that would change our lives to be better forever? (Tweet this) I have. Yes, […]

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Sustainable Ramadan Nutrition Goals

June 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Starting off your Ramadan with the motivation to eat healthier? Here are some tips to help you out, inshaAllah!

What Our Bodies Need

Before getting started, here’s a quick question – what are the most important parts […]

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I Am More than That Label

May 26th, 2016|0 Comments

“The person has bipolar disorder. They are not ‘just’ bipolar. They are more than that.”

These words, spoken by the professor of my undergraduate psychology class, helped me to shake the habit of taking one […]

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Prevention is Possible

April 6th, 2016|0 Comments

Women’s Issues. This simple and well meaning term has made the health and well-being of women an issue for you know, just women. Because it shouldn’t matter to men how healthy, happy, and safe their […]