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About AMHP Board

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.

Arshia Wajid, AMHP Founder, is a recipient of the 2018 MWA Inspiring Woman Award.

By |March 1st, 2018|

It is our great pleasure to announce Arshia Wajid, AMHP Founder, is a recipient of the 2018 MWA Inspiring Woman Award.

Every year at the Muslim Womens Alliance (MWA) annual “Celebrate Muslim Women Gala” luncheon, MWA recognizes three outstanding Muslim women from the community for their vision, leadership and activism.

We’re happy that our fearless leader will be among one […]

“What does our faith teach us about healthcare and how do we see our nation meeting – or rejecting – our faith’s call to address healthcare inequality?

By |January 25th, 2018|

 
Each year, the NETWORK Lobby for Social Just connects with thousands of justice-seekers during Lent to reflect on a certain theme. The theme of this week was to reflect on how healthcare and quality of life factors into inequality and poverty. AMHP contributed a short video reflection in response to the question: “What does our […]

National Conference

By |January 18th, 2018|

National Interfaith Anti-Bullying Summit: Abstract Details

By |July 26th, 2017|

Advocacy Resources to Prevent Repeal of ACA

By |June 24th, 2017|

23-hour Interfaith Vigil to Protect Medicaid
Dr. Sarah Kureshi represented AMHP at the vigil where leaders of different faiths gathered to protest the repeal of the ACA.

Dr. Kureshi: “There’s a saying of Prophet Muhammad about how the community is like a body; when one part feels pain, the whole body responds to that pain. Similarly, when the most […]

Looking Within

By |June 5th, 2017|

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. […]