Welcome to the Academy of Medicine of Cleveland & Northern Ohio!

The Academy of Medicine of Cleveland & Northern Ohio (AMCNO) is the region’s professional Medical Association. We are a non-profit, 501(c6) professional organization representing Northern Ohio's medical community. The mission of the AMCNO is to support physicians in being strong advocates for all patients and promote the practice of the highest quality of medicine. 

Historically, the AMCNO is the oldest professional organization in the State of Ohio, originally formed as the Nineteenth District of Ohio in 1824. We are proud to be the voice of medicine for Cleveland’s past, present, and future.

Read more about our recent activity in the Fall edition of the Northern Ohio Physician! 

The Benefits of Membership

For more than 195 years, The Academy of Medicine of Cleveland & Northern Ohio (AMCNO) has been the leading advocate for physicians in Northern Ohio. The AMCNO is dedicated to improving the practice of medicine for you, your staff and your patients.

We are proud to represent the physician voice at the local, state and federal levels, working collaboratively with other community organizations and associations on health care issues. We have been the voice of physicians and their patients in Cleveland since 1824, and we are proud stewards of Cleveland’s medical community of the past, present, and future. 

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Please know, the AMCNO sincerely appreciates our members and all physicians for their tireless efforts, especially those who are serving on the front lines during the COVID-19 pandemic. We salute all physicians for their dedication to the profession. 

Below are the resources we would recommend using because they are trusted organizations—at the local, state and national levels.

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