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AMA Reimagining Residency initiative

The $15 million Reimagining Residency initiative is the next step in the AMA’s effort to transform medical education.

Joshua Davis, MD


Patient handoffs: 4 best practices medical residents must heed

Communication mix-ups during medical resident patient handoffs can cause affect quality of care. Find out how to foster better care transitions.

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12 roommates in medical residency? 3 housing options to consider

A key part medical residency budgeting is housing costs. Find out more about the pros and cons of various arrangements.


How expensive is it to interview for medical residency?

For fourth-year medical students, residency application costs can mount quickly. How costly? Let’s do the math.

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Presenting your first M&M conference? 5 things you need to know

The key things you have to know won’t fit into an M&M PowerPoint template. Here’s how to confront the reality of a morbidity and mortality conference.


4 ways peer relationships differ in residency from med school

Higher stakes and greater independence can mean less face time with your colleagues. Here is what to expect out of your peer relationships in residency.


Residency match made simple: From M4 to PGY-1 in 6 steps

Find out more about benchmarks and steps to keep in mind as you search for the right medical residency program.

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4 things to consider when researching medical residency programs

Before interviews and applications, your search for the right residency program begins with doing your homework. Here are four factors to keep in mind.

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