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Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013

News for Young Physicians

Become a mentor for physicians in training

Become a mentor for physicians in training

Young physicians have a special opportunity to develop their leadership skills, form key professional relationships and learn about emerging trends from the next generation of physicians through a new AMA mentorship program.

Mentors will be matched online with a student or resident AMA member and will be asked to provide professional guidance related to:

  • Enhancing career advancement
  • Sharing advocacy, professional and research interests
  • Promoting leadership development

Sign up today (AMA login required) to participate. Mentors and mentees must be members of the AMA.

Learn about November's AMA-YPS meeting in National Harbor

Details about this year's AMA Young Physicians Section (YPS) Interim Assembly Meeting, including information about travel arrangements, now are available online. The meeting will take place Nov. 14–16 in Maryland in conjunction with the Interim Meeting of the AMA House of Delegates.

Email the section to submit a resolution or volunteer for the section's reference, handbook review or credentials committee. The AMA-YPS resolution deadline is Oct. 10.