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 […]

A Fresh Approach To Good Health

By |July 13th, 2016|

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, I fell victim to some of these diets once (or maybe more) when I was desperate to lose a couple […]

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 […]

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 HealthCare.gov 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 […]

International Medical Missions; One “Eye-opening” Experience

By |September 9th, 2013|

It was not the most exotic location I could think of to serve. When my husband questioned the local safety and political atmosphere in the country, I smiled and said, “it’s no big deal; it’s luscious Ecuador. “ I conveniently forgot to mention to him that San Lorenzo was often referred to as the crime […]