Join the nearly 53,000 members of the AMA Senior Physicians Section (SPS) and remain active and involved in the AMA medical community. The SPS is the largest senior physician group in the United States.

Any AMA physician 65 years of age and above is an automatic member of the Senior Physicians Section, whether working full time, part time or fully retired.

Member opportunities

Learn more about the benefits of belonging to the AMA Senior Physicians Section and how to get involved.

PDF 1: AMA Senior Physicians Section membership benefits

Volunteer opportunities

  • View the latest volunteer opportunities for senior physicians in the JAMA CareerCenter®. 
  • Read why volunteering is important for physicians.
  • Access the ethical conduct for Humanitarian Medical Missions.

LINK 1: JAMA career center

PDF 2: Importance of volunteering

PDF 3: Ethical conduct on humanitarian missions

Physician re-entry

Interested in returning to practice? The AMA has developed re-entry resources that can help get you started. Learn the facts about health system reform, and review the latest developments in the AMA's advocacy efforts.

LINK 2: Re-entry resources

LINK 3: Recent advocacy efforts

Join the nearly 53,000 members of the AMA Senior Physicians Section (SPS) and remain active and involved in the AMA medical community. The SPS is the largest senior physician group in the United States.

Any AMA physician 65 years of age and above is an automatic member of the Senior Physicians Section, whether working full time, part time or fully retired.

Member opportunities

Learn more about the benefits of belonging to the AMA Senior Physicians Section and how to get involved.

PDF 1: AMA Senior Physicians Section membership benefits

Volunteer opportunities

  • View the latest volunteer opportunities for senior physicians in the JAMA CareerCenter®. 
  • Read why volunteering is important for physicians.
  • Access the ethical conduct for Humanitarian Medical Missions.

LINK 1: JAMA career center

PDF 2: Importance of volunteering

PDF 3: Ethical conduct on humanitarian missions

Physician re-entry

Interested in returning to practice? The AMA has developed re-entry resources that can help get you started. Learn the facts about health system reform, and review the latest developments in the AMA's advocacy efforts.

LINK 2: Re-entry resources

LINK 3: Recent advocacy efforts

PDF 1: AMA Senior Physicians Section

PDF 2: Importance of volunteering

PDF 3: Ethical conduct on humanitarian missions

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