NPA Advisory Board

The National Physicians Alliance is proud to introduce its Advisory Board.  These are experts in medicine, health, health care, and patient advocacy who share our guiding principles and work towards the values expressed in our mission. Christine Cassel, MD, MACP Jerome P. Kassirer, MD Peter Orris, MD, MPH Quentin D. Young, MD E. Richard Brown, PhD Fitzhugh Mullan, MD … Read more

Raise Your Voice as a Doctor For Gun Violence Prevention

Raise Your Voice as a Doctor For Gun Violence Prevention  Cheryl Bettigole, MD, MPH, President of the National Physicians Alliance The National Physicians Alliance creates research and education programs that promote health and foster active engagement of physicians with their communities to achieve high quality, affordable health care for all. The NPA offers a professional … Read more

Welcome to the NPA Community!

Title* First Name* Middle Initial Last Name* Email* Phone  I am a physician  I am a medical student  Non-Physician Cell Phone Street* City* Zip/Postal Code* Optional yet encouraged: Are you able to become a contributing supporter at this time? We cannot power or grow our work without ongoing support from our base. Sustaining donations at … Read more

RX Democrac

A Joint Petition Started By Physicians to: Hon. Secretaries of State & CEOs of America’s Hospitals Whereas: A healthy democracy and effective healthcare policy depends on the full participation of Americans Seventy-three million American citizens are not registered to vote Five million Americans will have a harder time exercising their right to vote because of restrictive laws … Read more

History of Health Reform in the US

The United States has debated whether all Americans should be guaranteed access to quality health care coverage for almost a century.  2010’s Affordable Care Act is a culmination of that debate, but it does not signal the end of the health reform debate in the US.  With implementation of the Affordable Care Act occurring over … Read more

Fitzhugh Mullan, MD

Fitzhugh Mullan, M.D. is the Murdock Head Professor of Medicine and Health Policy at the George Washington University School of Public Health and a clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the George Washington Univesity School of Medicine.  He is also a  memeber of the medical staff at the Upper Cardozo Community Health Center in Washington, D.C. … Read more

The Unbranded Doctor Network

Yes! Please add me to  the National Physicians Alliance network of Unbranded Doctors. By joining this network, I am asserting my interest in helping to reduce the influence of pharmaceutical marketing on medical reserach, education, and practice. Prefix*  Dr. Mr. Ms. Dr. and Ms. Dr. and Mr. Drs. Mr. and Ms. Prof. Rev. First Name* Last Name* Email* Street Street 2 City* State/Province*    … Read more

Jerome P. Kassirer, MD

Jerome P. Kassirer, a native of Buffalo, NY, graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Buffalo School of Medicine in 1957. He trained in Internal Medicine at Buffalo General Hospital and in Nephrology at the New England Medical Center in Boston.  He joined the faculty of Tufts University School of Medicine in 1961, was … Read more

Peter Orris, MD, MPH

Dr. Orris serves as Professor and Associate Director of the Great Lakes Center for Occupational and Environmental Safety and Health of the University Of Illinois School Of Public Health (a World Health Organization Collaborating Center) and is the Director of its Occupational Health Service Institute and Global Toxics Policy Program. He maintains an active clinical … Read more