What your peers are researching about medical specialty choice
Looking for details that set specialties apart is a year-round endeavor for medical students. These resources stood out as the most popular in 2019.
Most popular “Shadow Me” entries shed light on specialty options
Choosing your medical specialty is a critical decision. Here are the best-read entries in the AMA’s “Shadow Me” Specialty series.
How this year brought physician burnout into clearer focus
Physician burnout continues to lead the conversation, and more solutions are being created to improve well-being. Find out more with the AMA.
What it’s like to be in emergency medicine: Shadowing Dr. Warchol
AMA member Jordan Warchol, MD, finds the most rewarding part of being an emergency physician is getting to help people on one of the worst days of their lives.
The AMA’s top 10 must-read news stories of the year
Insightful news coverage of trends in physician burnout, Match, and other hot issues drew big clicks from doctors, residents, fellows and medical students.
What it’s like to specialize in dermatology: Shadowing Dr. Peebles
AMA member Klint Peebles, MD, says that that variety and the fast pace make life as a dermatologist exciting.
AMA touts pathways to train more addiction medicine physicians
Only one in 10 patients with a substance-use disorder receives treatment. New pathways give doctors a chance to become addiction medicine specialists to fill that treatment gap.
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FREIDA™ Specialty Guide
The AMA’s specialty guide offers the details medical students need to know to simplify the specialty selection process.