WELCOME to the first publication for people who share their lives with a physician – Physician Family, a publication created by and for medical families!

The Fall 2017 issue of Physician Family is focused on a national epidemic - The Opioid Crisis. This issue features a wide variety of information - causes, treatments, effects and some personal stories which will break your heart and call attention to the fact that this epidemic knows no boundaries and affects ALL of us. Please share this link and this issue widely, as the AMA Alliance, along with the AMA, are doing everything in our power to make a difference.

Fall 2017 Edition of Physician Family – Browse Online

Since physician stress and burnout is a priority of the AMA Alliance this year, you can continue to access our summer issue, Who Heals the Healers, here.

You can read this “go-to” guide for medical families online anywhere, any time – FREE!

Each issue of Physician Family features focuses on issues and challenges faced by medical families, with special emphasis on the four stages of medical life – medical school, residency and fellowship, active practice and retirement. At least one article about each of those four groups will be featured in every issue.

Other articles focus on:

• relationships
• health and wellness
• work/life balance
• financial and legal issues
• making a difference 
• food, travel, humor
• and much more!

Here at Physician Family, we “get it.” Read each new quarterly issue as it goes live here, and check out our weekly blog every Wednesday. Make sure to Like our Facebook page – it’s the first place we post new content!

Physician Family is published by the American Medical Association Alliance, the nation’s largest network of physician families, uniting and empowering physician families since 1922

AMA Alliance members receive hard copies of Physician Family in the mail as a member benefit! Joining is easy.

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Donna Baver Rovito, Editor