NYACP represents over 2,000 residents in New York. Your membership gives you access to career counseling, networking, education, advocacy and communication resources to assist you on your path to Internal Medicine.
Dates to Remember for Program/Clerkship Directors, Residents/Fellows and Medical Students:
Annual NYACP Medical Student Event - Wednesday, September 16, 2015
6:00 - 8:00 pm
New York University Langone Medical Center
550 First Avenue
New York City, NY 10016
Medical Students will have a special educational session to assist them in preparing for selection of their residency training program. All IM residency programs will be invited to display an exhibit table to share information on their programs with 3rd and 4th year medical students.
NYACP Resident/Fellow and Medical Student Forum:
NYACP Annual Poster Competition and Dr's Dilemma Competition
Saturday, November 14, 2015 8:30 am- 1:30 pm
SUNY Upstate Medical University - Institute for Human Performance Building (IHA)
505 Irving Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13210
This half day event will include the Fall Poster Competition in the morning, followed by an educational session and concluding with the Annual Dr's Dilemma Competition. If your team would like to participate in the Dr's Dilemma competition, please complete this Dr's Dilemma Team Form. Up to 16 teams will be selected on a first come-first serve basis.
Dates to Note:
- April 27: Online abstract submission forms will be open at Residents/Fellows and Medical Students
- July 31: Online submissions closed at 5:00 pm
- Sept. 25: Results to Program Directors
- November 14: Resident and Medical Student Forum
Are you a Resident interested in becoming more involved in the NY Chapter ACP?
We are looking for qualified, enthusiastic members who want to participate in the NYACP Resident and Medical Student Committees. The Committees meet as needed to plan and execute educational and service programs for Resident and Medical Student members. If interested, please email Karen Tucker at email@example.com
What do you gain?
- Involvement with the Chapter from the beginning of your career
- An opportunity to network with and be mentored by physician Masters, Fellows and Members
- Include NYACP committee assignment on your CV
- Fast track for advancement
- Opportunities to serve in leadership Chapter and National ACP
NYACP Annual Scientific Meeting, Friday, February 6, 2015
Congratulations to the following NYACP Poster Competition Winners:
Resident/Fellow Clinical Vignette
1st Place: Hassan Tariq - Bronx Lebanon Hospital
2nd Place: Diego Adrianzen Herrera- Mt. Sinai- St. Luke's Roosevelt
3rd Place: Chukwudi Obiagwu-Maimonides Medical Center
1st Place: Ahmad Farooq-University at Buffalo, Catholic Health System
2nd Place: Mansi Nabar-Montifiore New Rochelle and Albert Einstein College of Medicine
2rd Place (tie): Jason Ling-Stony Brook University Hospital
Resident/Fellow Patient Safety, Quality and Outcomes Measurement
1st Place: Clara Kwan - Maimonides Medical Center
2nd Place: Vahe Shahnazarian-NY Methodist Hospital
3rd Place: Jarred Marshak - Winthrop University Hospital
5 Financial Goals for Residents - published by the Weekend Edition of the AMA Morning Rounds
For most residents, managing finances is a top priority. Medical student debt combined with a limited income, housing costs and other bills can be stressful to manage when you’re so busy working. Fortunately, the major financial goals recommended for residents are fairly simple to understand. Read these five goals at AMA Wire.
As a new physician, getting your research published in a journal does more than just improve your CV. It also gives you the chance to share your ideas and experiences, educate others and establish yourself as an expert. But getting research published isn’t easy, so follow these tips from published residents and fellows and Edward H. Livingston, MD, deputy editor of clinical content at JAMA. Read more at AMA Wire.
Physician Job Opportunities in New York State
To enhance your knowledge about job opportunities in Upstate New York, NYACP is excited to offer you this dedicated link to Physician Opportunities in Upstate NY website. This website will showcase positions in all medical specialties with the opportunity to sort by internal medicine and regions throughout Upstate New York. Click Here for the latest list of updated positions in Upstate New York.
Residency Career Guidance
ACP Career Connection
Video: Navigating the Maze of a Job Search
Presentations (Members Only)
Careers in Private Practice
How to Sell Yourself to Potential Employers
Understanding a Contract
Career Options in Academia
Need a Mentor?
You can search the ACP database and find a mentor who can provide the guidance and information you need about your future in Internal Medicine. Mentors are College members, including Program Directors, Chairs of Medicine, practicing internists and residents. Be matched with one today!
NYACP sponsors local abstract competitions that offer you an opportunity to compete with your peers from across New York State. You have the chance to collaborate with your program director, discuss your research or clinical experience and formally write an abstract for professional review. You can also include your submission on your CV as scholarly activity. The next NYACP Poster competition will be held on Saturday, November 14, 2015 at SUNY Upstate University. Abstracts submissions will be available online in April 2015.
The Resident Advocacy Internship is a four week internship designed to give Residents hands-on experience in advocacy activities with a medical professional organization. Learn how to monitor legislation, analyze governmental policy relevant to public health as well as communicate with elected State appointed leaders. The elective is offered from January through June. Interested in public policy? Email us today!
Last Updated: 4.20.15