Mission of the NMA

To advance the art and science of medicine for people of African descent through education, advocacy, and health policy to promote health and wellness, eliminate health disparities, and sustain physician viability.

Recent CME Courses

Saving Lives and Limbs by Improving Diabetes Care Course

Saving Lives and Limbs by Improving Diabetes Care

This National Medical Association Diabetes Seminar aims to bring health professionals serving minority population to speed on available therapeutic options to improve diabetes outcomes.

Current Concepts of HIV/AIDS & Health Disparities Symposium Course

Current Concepts of HIV/AIDS & Health Disparities Symposium

In this symposium the issues, challenges, current treatments, projects and initiatives presently underway for HIV/AIDS are presented and discussed.

Strategies to Achieve Better Clinical Outcomes in Type 2 Diabetes and Its Medical Complications Course

Strategies to Achieve Better Clinical Outcomes in Type 2 Diabetes and Its Medical Complications

The online educational activity contains video and slides from the Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Section‘s COPD Cluster Session held on July 30, 2016 during the National Medical Association’s 2016 Annual Convention and Scientific Assembly ...

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Integrating GLP-1 Inhibitors into a Comprehensive Diabetes Care Management Regimen – The Incretin Experience  Part 1 Video

Integrating GLP-1 Inhibitors into a Comprehensive Diabetes Care Management Regimen – The Incretin Experience Part 1

A demonstration about integrating GLP-1 Inhibitors into diabetes care management from the 2015 National Medical Association Scientific Assembly, Family Medicine Section held August 3rd in Detroit, Michigan.

Expanded Uses of Long-Acting Injectables Antipsychotic Medications for Community-Level Schizophrenia Management Video

Expanded Uses of Long-Acting Injectables Antipsychotic Medications for Community-Level Schizophrenia Management

From the Psychiatry and Behavioral Health Section held August 4, 2016 at the 113th NMA Annual Convention and Scientific Assembly in Detroit, MI

Update on the Management of  Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in the Underserved Population Video

Update on the Management of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in the Underserved Population

Pulmonary arterial hypertension encompasses associated forms of the disease, induced by secondary disease states which cause stress and injury to the pulmonary vascular bed potentiating progressive pulmonary vasculopathy.

Integrating GLP-1 Inhibitors into a Comprehensive Diabetes Care Management Regimen – The Incretin Experience Part 2 Video

Integrating GLP-1 Inhibitors into a Comprehensive Diabetes Care Management Regimen – The Incretin Experience Part 2

A continuing discussion about integrating GLP-1 Inhibitors into diabetes care management from the 2015 National Medical Association Scientific Assembly, Family Medicine Section held August 3rd in Detroit, Michigan.

New Guidelines: Diagnosis, Treatment and Medications Across Mental and Medical Therapeutic Areas Video

New Guidelines: Diagnosis, Treatment and Medications Across Mental and Medical Therapeutic Areas

New guidelines presented on diagnosis, treatment and medications across mental and medical therapeutic areas.

Understanding the Pathophysiology of Type 2 Diabetes. The Old and The New Targets Video

Understanding the Pathophysiology of Type 2 Diabetes. The Old and The New Targets

Dr. Kwame Osei discusses the pathophysiology and demographics of type 2 diabetes patients, and how best to treat these patients.