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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.

NYACP Current News

IMIG Update: June 1 Application Deadline

The ACP IMIG Sponsorship Program provides funding and resources to internal medicine interest groups in U.S. medical schools. The application for 2014-2015 is now available! The deadline to apply is June 1, 2014.

The early-bird IMIG Sponsorship Program application will be available online from March 15 to June 1 at Apply early to receive funding and recruitment materials for your club over the summer, before new student orientation!

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

Medical Student Poster Competition Results

Saturday, November 9, 2013

Congratulations to the following NYACP Poster Competition Winners: 

Medical Student Clinical Vignette

     1st Place:     David Haughey - SUNY Upstate Medical University
     2nd Place:    Melissa Hershman-Lutheran Medical Center
     3rd Place:     Ramy Sedhom - Albany Medical College

Medical Student Research

     1st Place:     Michael Kuhn, SUNY Upstate Medical University
     2nd Place:    Kayla Dueland, SUNY Upstate Medical University

Medical Student Advocacy and Public Policy

     1st Place:     Eric Soriano - University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry


September 2014 - the Internal Medicine Newsletter for Medical Students

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: 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 next NYACP Poster competition will be held on Saturday, September 6, 2014 at the Resident and Medical Student Forum which will be held at Staten Island University Hospital. (Please note that there will not be a poster competition at the March Annual Meeting in Buffalo, NY).

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 4.23.14

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