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- Friday, March 9, 2018 – American Muslim Health Professionals Organize National Conference for Health Professionals
Over 100 health professionals will convene on Saturday, March 31, 2018 in a
national conference organized by American Muslim Health Professionals (AMHP) and the
Cambridge Public Health Department. The objective of the conference is to foster dialogue and leverage the skills and talents of Muslim professionals from diverse sectors across AMHP’s core areas of focus: mental health; advocacy and advancing access to health care; and career and professional development.
- Wednesday, December 16, 2015 – AMHP Meets with Senior White House Officials to Discuss the Rise in Islamophobia
American Muslim Health Professionals (AMHP) Founder and President, Arshia Wajid, alongside other American-Muslim leaders met with Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to President Obama, and other White House officials earlier this week to discuss the rise in Islamophobia and its impact on the American-Muslim community.
- Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 – AMHP Participates in Meeting with President Obama
AMHP Founder and President, Arshia Wajid, attends a meeting between a diverse cross-section of Muslim Americans and President Barack Obama and senior Administration officials. Attendees had the opportunity to share their accomplishments and also voice their concerns about the challenges their communities and institutions face.
- Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 – AMHP Calls on Congress to Make Compassionate Choices in Health Care Budget
AMHP Program Director, Maggie M. Siddiqi, participated in an interfaith panel at a congressional briefing organized by the Catholic social justice group NETWORK Lobby. The panel offered faith perspectives on what the federal budget can do to support the well-being of our communities and share “Faithful Budget” priorities as an alternative to current proposals in the U.S. Congress.