Young Physicians Section
Apply for Available AMA-YPS Leadership Positions
If you would like to get more involved in organized medicine, consider running for an open seat on the AMA-YPS Governing Council. Nomination forms for alternate delegate will be accepted until Friday, November 11 during the AMA-YPS Assembly meeting.
This term will begin at the close of AMA Interim Meeting, which will take place November 11-15 and run until the close of Annual 2017 meeting, which will take place June 9 - 14.
2016 Annual Meeting
Young physicians from across the country discussed priority issues and worked on shaping AMA policy during this year's AMA-YPS Annual Assembly meeting. Review information below from the meeting to learn more about the policy activities of the section.
View the Annotated Reference Committee Report.
View the A-16 AMA-YPS Handbook Review Grids:
- A-16 YPS Grid A
- A-16 YPS Grid B
- A-16 YPS Grid C
- A-16 YPS Grid CCB
- A-16 YPS Grid on Code
- A-16 YPS Grid D
- A-16 YPS Grid E
- A-16 YPS Grid F
- A-16 YPS Grid G
Strategies for financial wellness: The basics
Hotel Sorrento, 500 Madison Street
Seattle, Washington 98104
Friday, September 30, 2016
Join us for dinner, drinks and an exclusive opportunity to learn about strategies that will help promote your financial wellness. This event is free for AMA members and $99 for non-AMA members. Non-members must call (800) 262-3211 to register.
This event is for informational purposes only. The AMA does not provide financial advice, and attendees are encouraged to consult a financial advisor for such advice. The Physicians Financial Partners program provides access to a nationwide network of independent, local and experience financial professionals who have undergone a comprehensive due-diligence process by AMA Insurance. This vetting process assures that best-in-class financial professionals become members of our network and earn the right to be called an approved Physicians Financial Partner. In connection with the Physicians Financial Partners program, the products and services are offered through Millennium Brokerage Group, LLC, a strategic marketing partner of AMA Insurance. To speak with an approved Physician Financial Partner, call 1 (855) 210-4015.
Young Physicians: 5 Strategies for a Strong Financial Foothold
Young U.S. physicians typically begin practicing medicine (and saving for retirement) 10 years later than undergraduate peers in other professions. View the 5 strategies to help young physicians accelerate their savings for a secure financial future.
View the Internal Operating Procedures for the AMA-YPS.
- Learn more about the AMA and the YPS.
- An article, "Increasing body of evidence supports Maintenance of Certification" in the February 2014 edition of the AMA MedEd Update shared various perspectives on Maintenance of Certification and highlighted recent AMA efforts to support physicians with this process.
- Watch An Introduction to Building and Managing Your Financial Profile, presented by Judy Jennings from Matsco, Wells Fargo's Practice Finance Group, at the 2010 AMA-YPS Annual Meeting.