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American Muslim Health Professionals (AMHP) is a non-profit organization with an outreach of over 7000 health professionals and students working to leverage the educational background and skills of Muslims in the health care sector to improve the health of Americans.

10 Resources To Help You Enroll In Obamacare

By |January 14th, 2016|

This coming weekend, January 15 – 18 is the National Muslim Enrollment Weekend. January 15th is also the last day to get health insurance coverage starting on February 1. Open enrollment ends on January 31, 2016. Here is a list of important resources to help guide you through the enrollment process.

Enroll America has a Muslim […]

A Bipolar Perspective on Mental Illness

By |December 4th, 2015|

“Doctor, I just want to say that I chose you to be my physician because you have an impressive educational background.”  I hear this statement often from new patients coming in to establish care with me, and while I smile and say thank you in response, internally I shudder and cringe. It is not Stanford […]

King v. Burwell: AMHP Board of Directors Statement on Supreme Court Ruling

By |June 30th, 2015|

NBC Connecticut – Connecticut Woman to Be Honored for Work on ACA

By |October 21st, 2014|


Khadija Gurnah, program manager for the American Muslim Health Professionals’ ACA outreach and enrollment efforts, helped the group launch the first national grassroots initiative of its kind in the Muslim American community, according to the White House.

With a limited budget, AMHP mobilized 81 partners and ultimately helped to enroll thousands of people in health plans. […]

Nabeel Ali

By |May 29th, 2014|

Nabeel Ali

Nabeel Ali, a medical student at Albany Medical College, has always been passionate about harnessing his training as a biomedical engineer to innovate medical technology for global settings.  Inspired by a trip to South Africa, he innovated technology to prevent pressure ulcers in wheelchair bound patients. He further developed a therapeutic device […]

Webinars You Don’t Want To Miss

By |May 8th, 2014|

We are proud to announce that AMHP will be participating in two upcoming webinars you don’t want to miss.

Engaging Providers: Million Hearts, Coverage to Care & An Update on the Affordable Care Act

Date: Tuesday, May 13, 2014 from 4:00 – 5:30pm EDT
To register:

Khadija Gurnah

Connecting Muslims to Coverage, American Muslim Health Professionals

Janet Wright MD – Million Hearts

Executive […]

Important Message From President Obama

By |March 30th, 2014|

Dear AMHP members,

We are very excited to share this important message from President Barack Obama.

Hey —

I wanted to provide an important update on our efforts to get Americans health care coverage.
The deadline to enroll is Monday. If you know someone who still hasn’t signed up for health care, tell them to go to and […]

Webinar on Health Insurance with AMHP, ISNA and HHS

By |March 20th, 2014|

Muslims and the Health Insurance Marketplace 

March 24 at 2:00 pm ET

(1:00 pm CT, Noon MT, 11:00 am PT)

To Join by Phone Only, Dial: 1-702-489-0003, Access Code: 645-297-235
For those joining by phone only, the Pin Number is the # key
The Islamic Society of North America and the HHS Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships invite you to attend […]

Weekend of Action for Health Care

By |March 3rd, 2014|

As health professionals, it is our responsibility to educate members of our community about what the health care law means for them and how to explore their options to #GetCovered in the health insurance marketplace before the end of the “open enrollment” period, when the marketplace closes on March 31, 2014 (for coverage to begin on May 1st).  The […]

Connecting Muslims to Coverage

By |January 22nd, 2014|

AMHP is working with various partners across the country to help educate Muslims about the provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and to coordinate enrollment events to Connect Muslims to Health Insurance Coverage.

We currently don’t have any contacts in some states that do have high numbers of uninsured but we have partnered with Enroll […]