For growing number of doctors, life in medicine extends into 70s
Now they qualify for Medicare, but spend much of their days treating Medicare patients. A 75-year-old family doctor shares her secrets on staying sharp.
Medical society membership: A deterrent to physician burnout
Many doctors have found that professional solidarity can help when addressing burnout. Find out how joining a medical society can help you respond to stress and prevent burnout.
AMA meetings app FAQs
Use the AMA meeting app during the Annual or Interim Meetings for comprehensive information about activities and events.
Why retirement can be a physician’s toughest test yet
Being a doctor is hard, but finding purpose after leaving practice can be harder. A successful transition requires financial and mental preparation.
Louis Weinstein, MD
Louis Weinstein, MD, holds the position of chair on the Senior Physicians Section Governing Council at the American Medical Association.
Richard Allen, MD
Richard Allen, MD, FACOG, holds the position of immediate past chair on the Senior Physicians Section Governing Council at the American Medical Association.
Barbara S. Schneidman, MD, MPH
Barbara S. Schneidman, MD, MPH, is a delegate on the Senior Physicians Section Governing Council at the American Medical Association.
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