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AMA Member Benefits for Medical Students

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Join or Renew

Complete the membership application to join or renew and enjoy the benefits of being an AMA member.

The AMA is your professional ally at every turn. From study skills to discounts on test prep materials, the AMA can help you meet the demands of med school. Learn how we can help you make informed, confident decisions as an AMA member and become part of the nation's most recognized med student and physician organization.

Join the AMA and receive a variety of benefits including:

Netter’s Anatomy Flash Cards

This relevant study aid with STUDENT CONSULT Online Access may help students pass anatomy.

Full Access to The JAMA Network®

The JAMA Network comprises a variety of innovative tools that provide insights that matter most to medical research and practice. Enjoy your print subscription to JAMA®, the Journal of the American Medical Association and full access to The JAMA Network with free CME.

FREIDA Online®, the AMA Residency and Fellowship Database™ Members-only Access

Access to FREIDA Online gives members the ability to research residency and GME programs as well as save choices in a personal dashboard. 

AMA’s Guide: Choosing a Medical Specialty

The Choosing a Medical Specialty guide offers assistance in choosing a career path. The guide offers a clear overview of specialties and subspecialties with current information from associations, the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP) and FREIDA Online

AMA’s Career Planning Resource Guide

Access to the Career Planning Resource Guide can help medical students, residents, fellows and young physicians confront the non-clinical demands of training in today’s practice environment. This resource will aid physicians in developing the skills they need to succeed at every stage of their career, from choosing a medical specialty to managing finances and ensuring physician wellness.

A Nationwide Network of Colleagues

This network provides the ability to connect with peers and help shape a better health care future through the Medical Student Section (AMA-MSS), a student member group. Learn more with the most up-to-date agenda.

Medical Student Outreach Program

With the Medical Student Outreach Leaders Program, AMA student members can receive recognition, rewards and support for outreach activities.

AMA Research Symposium

This symposium offers the chance to display clinical medicine, basic research, medical education or health policy work.

Section Involvement Grants

Access to grants; AMA local sections can receive up to $1,000 per year to coordinate school events and activities.

AMA-MSS Medical Student Advocacy and Region Conference

Join the AMA-MSS Medical Student Advocacy and Region Conference each winter in the District of Columbia, and see firsthand how AMA advocacy works.

Savings on the Rapid Review Series

Save 30% on the entire Rapid Review series to prepare for the USMLE® exam. Includes 12 titles.

Grants, Awards and Scholarships

Learn about the latest AMA and non-AMA grants, awards and scholarships.

Savings on Kaplan Qbank and High Yield Courses

Save 30% on 1-month or Until Your Test access™ (up to 12 months) to Kaplan’s feature-rich Qbank and new High Yield on-demand online lecture course for the USMLE® or COMLEX-USA®.

AMA Preferred Provider Offers

Receive AMA members only discounts on test preparation courses as well as exclusive financial, travel, auto and practice discounts for your professional and personal needs.


Use Credible to compare student loan offers from top lenders and find student loan refinancing offers as low as 2.37%.

AMA Store

Save 25% on the books you need at the AMA Store, such as the First Aid for the USMLE®series (many e-books available).


Save 36% on UPS shipping services.

Contact Information

Use our contact form or call Member Relations at (800) 262-3211, Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Central time).

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