The clerkship phase of medical school is an exciting stage in your medical training. Make the leap from classroom learning to the practical experience of clinical rotations with the latest advice and tips for clinical rotations from the AMA.
Topics in Focus
Essential Tools & Resources
Succeeding in Medical School: Exam prep, CV tips and more
FREIDA™ Medical Specialty Guide: Simplify specialty selection
Road to Residency: From specialty choice to Match Day
AMA membership has advantages. Explore our resident benefits.
FREIDA™️, the AMA Residency & Fellowship Database®️
AMA Making the Rounds Podcast (Apple Podcasts)
Scheduling clinical clerkships and rotations
When and in what order you do your clerkships and rotations has career implications. Get tips for building out the second half of medical school.
Hitting the road for rotations? How you can thrive during aways
Away rotations are a part of some medical students’ final year. Find out whether they should be part of your path and how to make the most of them.
4 things to know before you start clinical rotations
As many medical students prepare to begin clinical rotations, here is a look at some advice from those who came before them.
Meet the 5 finalists vying for a $10,000 medical research prize
The five 2021 AMA Research Challenge finalists highlight a range of subjects including socioeconomic diversity, e-cigarettes and trauma-informed care.
Headspace for AMA members
Free for 2 years with AMA membership. Learn meditation & mindfulness in just a few minutes/day with guided meditations on topics like stress & sleep.
AMA Morning Rounds
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