Why join the AMA

Being an AMA member has its advantages. Get JAMA Network™, insurance, loans, discounts on Mercedes-Benz & more.

Benefits for physicians

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  • Support AMA's efforts to reduce regulatory burdens
  • Use your American Medical Association login for full access to the JAMA Network™ (print journal, online and audio subscription)
  • AMA Morning Rounds®, our daily briefing, delivered direct to your inbox
  • Save hundreds on insurance and other services through AMA Member Benefits PLUS 

Benefits for residents

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  • Get the support you need with access to expert advice on contract terms, licensing and certification, and resident life
  • Access to discounts on insurance programs designed to protect your financial future
  • Find AMA-negotiated discounts on student loan refinancing
  • Full-access to the JAMA Network™ (print journal, online and audio subscription) included with AMA membership cost

Benefits for medical students

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  • Simplify your residency program search, and find the perfect match with FREIDA™, the AMA Residency & Fellowship Database®
  • American Medical Association membership offers full-access to the JAMA Network™ (print journal, online and audio subscription), as well as other resources to prepare you for your medical specialty 

Eligibility, conditions and dues