Appointed to the AMPAC Board of Directors in 2008, Kay Brada is the representative from the American Medical Association Alliance (AMAA), and was appointed Chair of the Political Education Committee in 2012. She also serves on the Congressional Review Committee. Mrs. Brada graduated from the University of Kansas with a double major in Political Science and Public Administration, and Personnel Administration.
Mrs. Brada has dedicated herself to advocacy activities on behalf of physicians and their spouses. She has been a member of the AMAA for over thirty years, and her leadership positions have included: Bylaws Chairman, from 2003-2004; the Legislation Committee Chairman from 2002-2003; and a member of the Legislation Committee from 2001-2002. She has also served on the AMA Council on Legislation from 2002-2003.
Mrs. Brada has been a longtime member and leader of the Kansas Medical Society Alliance, serving as President from 2000-2001, Vice President of Legislation from 2003-2004, and First Vice President, Second Vice President, and Secretary in 1998-1999. In 2006, she was awarded the Lela May Young Award, the highest award given by the Kansas Medical Society Alliance.
Mrs. Brada is a member of the Board of Directors of the Chancellors Club at the University of Kansas through 2013. She was also was also the American Psychiatric Association Alliance President in 2006 and President Elect in 2005.
Mrs. Brada, and her husband Donald Brada, MD, a psychiatrist, reside in Lawrence, Kansas. Their sons are Stephen Brada, MD, an AMA member-anesthesiologist, and Donald Brada Jr., an attorney.
News & Tweets
NCMSPAC, AMPAC Co-Host Regional Seminar
On March 22, 40 physicians and friends of medicine attended the latest Regional Campaign and Grassroots Seminar, co-hosted by AMPAC and North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS). The Seminar was held as NCMS seeks to engage its members and North Carolina legislators on proposed reforms to Medicaid the will enhance physician input into new models for car delivery for the Tarheel State’s Medicaid population. more
KPAC, AMPAC Host 2nd 2014 Regional Seminar
OMPAC, AMPAC Co-host Regional Campaign & Grassroots Seminar
40 physicians and friends of medicine gathered at the headquarters of the Oregon Medical Association (OMA) on January 24th for “Learn to be Your Best Advocate,” the first of at least 6 Regional Campaign and Grassroots Seminars to be co-hosted by AMPAC and state medical societies in 2014. The 6 hour training featured practical tips for improving physicians’ legislative and political effectiveness in both Salem and Washington, DC. more
AMPAC Co-Hosts Campaign Seminar with CMS
On October 12th, 50 physicians and medical students attended a Regional Campaign and Grassroots Seminar in Denver, CO co-hosted by the Colorado Medical Society (CMS) and AMPAC. more