Young Physicians Section
Apply for AMA-YPS Leadership Positions
Run for an open seat on the AMA-YPS Governing Council and get more involved in organized medicine. Nomination forms for alternate delegate received by Friday, Oct. 14 will be posted on the AMA-YPS website.
After that date, nomination forms will be accepted until Friday, Nov. 11 during the 2016 AMA-YPS Interim Assembly Meeting. This term will begin at the close of the AMA Interim Meeting, Nov. 11–15 and run until the close of the AMA Annual 2017 Meeting, June 9–14.
2016 Annual Meeting Recap
Young physicians from across the country discussed priority issues and worked on shaping AMA policy during this year's AMA-YPS Annual Assembly Meeting.
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.