AMA Member Benefits for Residents and Fellows
|Your AMA membership includes:||How this benefits you:|
|The JAMA Network||
Members have unlimited access to JAMA and all 11 specialty journals through The JAMA Network®: JAMA Cardiology, JAMA Dermatology, JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery, JAMA Internal Medicine, JAMA Neurology, JAMA Oncology, JAMA Ophthalmology, JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, JAMA Pediatrics, JAMA Psychiatry and JAMA Surgery.
|FREIDA Online®, the AMA Residency & Fellowship Database™||
Research residency and fellowship programs with FREIDA Online®, the AMA Residency & Fellowship Database™, which comprises over 10,000 GME programs that you can search by specialty, state or training institution. Save programs into your personal dashboard.
|AMA model physician employment agreements||The AMA offers members detailed Hospital and Group Model Employment Agreements to walk you through negotiating a contract(s) before entering a group or hospital setting (valued at $149 each).|
|AMA Career Planning Resource guide||
The AMA Career Planning Resource is a guide for physicians as they navigate through issues that arise in preparing for and experiencing a life in medicine. This tool can help medical students, residents, fellows and young physicians confront the non-clinical demands of training and today’s practice environment. This resource will aid physicians in developing the skills they need to succeed at every stage of their career.
Resources include: Choosing a medical specialty, managing your finances and ensuring physician wellness
|AMA Physician Profiles sent free upon request||
Obtain unlimited complimentary profiles for licensing boards for licensure application/reapplication ($40 value per profile).
|AMA Patient Handoff Resource||The AMA has compiled video, studies and literature to offer residents a single, comprehensive resource for improving patient safety and physician/patient satisfaction through better communication tactics.|
|A nationwide network of colleagues||
Network and shape a better health care future through the AMA Resident and Fellow Section (AMA-RFS).
|AMPAC Political Education Programs||AMA members are eligible to apply for and attend AMPAC's Campaign School and Candidate Workshop with their registration and accommodation expenses covered by AMPAC (AMA's Political Action Committee). Graduates have been elected to public offices across the country, including the U.S. Congress (valued at more than $1,000).|
|AMA Research Symposium||Make your CV stand out. Pursue any of the AMA-RFS internships, leadership, grants and research opportunities, including participation in the annual AMA Research Symposium for your chance to display original work and compete for cash prizes.|
|Savings on Kaplan Qbank and High Yield courses||Save 30% on 1-month or Until Your Test access (up to 12 months) to Kaplan's feature-rich Qbank with USMLE Step 3 questions, plus new High Yield on-demand online lecture course.|
|Physician Financial Resource Center||Save up to 35% on AMA Insurance products and financial services designed exclusively for physicians.|
|AMA Store savings||Save up to 25% at the AMA Store on the books you need, such as the The Ultimate Guide to Finding the Right Job after Residency (many available in e-book format).|
|AMA Preferred Provider Offers and Services||
Member savings available in AMA’s preferred provider offers and services program from Kaplan Medical, Credible (loan refinance), UPS®, Mercedes-Benz, Hertz® (rental and auto sales) and other providers.