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NYACP represents over 1,700 medical students in New York. Together, we can help you define the right career path, participate in educational activities, connect with mentors and peers, learn the advocacy process and keep you up to date with social media and communications.

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NYACP Annual Scientific Meeting Poster Competition

Friday, February 6, 2015 - West Harrison, NY

Congratulations to the following NYACP Poster Competition Winners: 

Medical Student Clinical Vignette

     1st Place:     Adam Johnson, MS IV, Flushing Hospital Medical Center           
     2nd Place:    Amy Spallone, Albany Medical College
     3rd Place:    Junaid Habibullah, SUNY Upstate

Medical Student Research

     1st  Place:     Lu Chen, NY Methodist Hospital

March 2015- the Internal Medicine Newsletter for Medical Students

Medical Student Perspective: 10 Tips on How to Be Happy in Medical School

To some fellow medical students, happiness may be shrugged off as a weak emotion or a last priority. Other medical students would say that happiness is the key to making the medical school experience memorable and positive. I believe that to be happy is a wonderful feeling, and when I am happy, I am more efficient, productive, and enthusiastic. <<read more

IMIG Update: Recruitment Period Ends on December 31, 2014

The ACP IMIG Sponsorship Program provides funding and resources to internal medicine interest groups in U.S. medical schools.

Have questions about the Internal Medicine Interest Group Sponsorship Program? Visit or e-mail

Which Career Path in Internal Medicine is Right for You?
These articles contain information about careers in Internal Medicine and is designed for medical and pre-medical students.

My Kind of Medicine
Inspirational stories from practicing Internists - Featured: Former New York State Department of Health Commissioner, Nirav Shah, MD, FACP

Need a Mentor?
If you have specific questions about scheduling your summer preceptorships, getting through the match, and preparing for clerkships and residency interviews, search the database and find a mentor who can provide the guidance and information you need. Mentors are College members, including Program Directors, Clerkship Directors, Chairs of Medicine, and practicing internists, and residents. Be matched with one today!

Find A Residency Program
Search this interactive residency database for information on all internal medicine, medicine-pediatric, and other combined programs in the United States and Canada. You must be an ACP member and log in using your ACP User name and password to access the database.


Abstract Competitions
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 NYACP Medical Student Advocacy Internship is a four week internship designed to give fourth-year Medical Students 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 2.10.15

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