Medical School Life What medicine’s newest recruits can expect from medical school The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by discussing the experiences of entering the medical profession during the pandemic. Leadership She’s a private practice advocate, a mentor—and a heroine A year out of residency, Carolynn Francavilla Brown, MD, co-founded a flourishing private practice. Her training has enabled her to handle any task—even a desperate call for help. Medical School Life Poster presentation 101: Make your work stand out at a conference What does it take for a medical student or resident to make a standout poster presentation? These four tips are a good starting point. Leadership Q&A: Adversity drives medical student’s congressional advocacy Having experienced homelessness as a teenager, medical student Reilly Bealer aspires to address health care inequities through her position with the AMA. Medical School Life Leading physicians, celebs join to celebrate medical school grads The medical school Class of 2020 has displayed flexibility, resiliency and compassion. An AMA tribute event honors the nations’ newest physicians. Medical School Life 2nd COVID class: What one medical school plans for new students M1s starting in 2020 had an unprecedented medical school experience. Learn about what life will be like for this year’s first-year medical students. Leadership Med school grads: We need you more than ever Graduating from medical school in the midst of a global pandemic spurs mixed emotions, including a sense of loss as in-person ceremonies are canceled and loved ones are unable to witness the accomplishment firsthand.