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Clinical Rotations

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7 MIN READ

Away rotations can help measure fit as well as clinical growth

Christopher Clifford, MD, is an attending emergency physician. Find out what he wishes he knew when he did away rotations in medical school.

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Physician Health

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4 MIN READ

When microaggressions happen: 5 steps medical students can take

Follow the five D’s to effectively intervene when you witness bias or a slight against a medical student or health professional colleague.

ChangeMedEd Initiative

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2 MIN READ

Catalyzing change in medical education

Through the new AMA ChangeMedEd® initiative, the AMA is concentrating on developing the foundational attributes of precision education and its real-world application via investments in new partnerships and exploratory pilots. Learn more.

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Digital

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4 MIN READ

Another challenge for resident physicians: more “pajama time”

Resident physicians’ after-hours EHR burdens pile up as they attend to documentation before and after shifts. Learn more with the AMA.

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Preparing for Residency

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4 MIN READ

4 tips for residency applicants to wisely use program signals

Twenty specialties now use signals in residency selection. Learn what the data shows about effectively using program signals during the application process.

AMA Tribute to the Medical School Class of 2023

Events

May 21, 2023 ·
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AMA Tribute to the Medical School Class of 2023

Some of the nation’s most prominent names in medicine share words of advice and inspiration to the 2023 medical school graduates.

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Preparing for Residency

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3 MIN READ

Learning about early match programs

Explore options for finding a specialty match program early.

AAMC/AMA T2R Tools for a Successful Residency Application webinar

Events

May 22, 2023 ·
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AAMC/AMA T2R Tools for a Successful Residency Application

Register for a joint AMA-AAMC® instructional webinar for 2024 residency applicants on Monday, May 22, from 3-4:15 p.m. Central. 

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Preparing for Residency

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5 MIN READ

Applying to physician residency programs

Having a mental map of the steps and documentation required to apply to residencies will help ensure a successful journey.

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