Medical school is only the start of physician training, and the AMA is working to ensure that graduate medical education (GME) programs have the resources necessary to train the residents who will chart the future of medicine. Learn about the growing need to increase residency slots and expand GME funding sources.
AMA Reimagining Residency initiative
Training new general surgeons to thrive in rural practice
Learn how Sanford Health’s investment in South Dakota’s first general surgery residency program in decades is paying off.
Bill to add 14,000 new GME positions picks up support
The bipartisan legislation has support from the AMA and many others. With current physician shortages only expected to worsen, action is vital.
Patient Support & Advocacy
AMA advocacy efforts: Removing obstacles to care
The AMA is advocating at the federal and state levels to remove obstacles to care.
Medical students show leadership in call for more GME slots
Annually, thousands of M4s go unmatched—a big problem for future doctors and U.S. patients. Learn how medical students are working to change that.
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