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 10 specialty journals through The JAMA Network®: 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.
* NEW! Launched in early 2015, JAMA Oncology presents the best of research and education in medical, radiation, and surgical oncology—an indispensable resource for academicians, clinicians, and trainees.
|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).|
|“Succeeding from Medical School to Practice” online guide||Access a helpful, easy-to-navigate resource (with streaming video) that addresses nonclinical demands of training and today’s practice environment—like financial planning and state medical licensure requirements.|
|AMA Physician Profiles sent free upon request||Obtain unlimited complimentary profiles for licensing boards for licensure application/reapplication ($39 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). (Register for email updates through the AMA-RFS Listserv.)|
|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.|
|AMA Insurance savings||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).|
|Mercedes-Benz||Save $500-$3,500 on the purchase or lease of a new Mercedez-Benz vehicle or smart car.|
|UPS||Save up to 36% with UPS® on a broad portfolio of UPS services, including air, international, ground and freight shipping.|