What it’s like to specialize in gynecology: Shadowing Dr. Ring
Brandi Ring, MD, loves obstetrics and gynecology because there is no typical day or week. Every day is different and the variety keeps her busy.
AMA EXPO (2019 Annual)
Network and learn at the 2019 AMA EXPO on June 8 in Chicago, and take part in the EXPO's two main events, the AMA Medical Specialty Showcase and Clinical Skills Workshop.
3 medical specialties, 3 common misconceptions
An internist, a psychiatrist and a neurologist discuss some misunderstandings that medical students may have about their medical specialties.
What it’s like to specialize in psychiatry: Shadowing Dr. Hart
Dionne Hart, MD, cannot describe what happens on a “typical day” in her life as a psychiatrist, but feels fortunate to work in a field where each day she has new challenges.
Altruism and specialty choice: What's the connection?
Research explores the link between medical students’ values and specialty choice in comparison with factors such as test scores, parental income or student-loan debt.
Resident & Student Finance
How free medical school tuition can change the physician workforce
Some medical schools are zeroing out their tuition bills. That could mean a more diverse pool of physicians who are freer to pursue different career and life paths.
Advanced PGY-2 positions and the Match: What you should know
About 10 percent of medical students match into advanced PGY-2 and preliminary PGY-1 positions in tandem. How does that process work?
Residents share 4 tips for assessing specialty lifestyle
Pondering your career beyond medical school? Get tips on picking a medical specialty from those who have been in your shoes.
5 things students overlook when choosing a specialty
Learn how to choose a specialty with tips from an adviser who understands the medical student mindset.