Residents & Fellows

NYACP represents over 2,500 Residents and Fellows 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.

Current News:

NYACP 2017 Abstract Competition Results:

The results for the NYACP Abstract competition were sent to all program directors on Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Please contact your program director to see if you abstract was accepted into the NYACP poster competition on Saturday, June 3, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Rochester, NY.

Competition Rules and Forms:

ACP's IM17 Resident/Fellow Clinical Vignette Poster Winners

NYACP Resident and Medical Student Forum Results
Saturday,  November 5, 2016
Mount Sinai Hospital
One Gustave L. Levy Place
New York, NY  10029

Congratulations to the following NYACP Poster Competition Winners:

Resident/Fellow Clinical Vignette

            1st  Place:     Puvanalingam Ayyadurai, MD - Bronx Lebanon
             2nd Place:   Vishal Tolia, MD - Icahn School of Medicine - Mount Sinai - St. Luke's Roosevelt
             3rd  Place:   David Ozeri, MD - SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Resident /Fellow Research

           1st  Place:    Deepa Vincent, MD - Maimonides Medical Center Hospital
           2nd Place:    Philip Lavenburg, MD - SUNY Stony Brook University Hospital Program

Resident/Fellow Patient Safety, Quality and Outcomes Measurement

          1st  Place:   Aishearya Bhardwaj, MD - SUNY at Buffalo
           2nd Place:  Mansi Nigam, Erie County Medical Center

Resident/Fellow Advocacy and Public Policy

        1st  Place:   James Tasch, MD - Arnot Ogden Medical Center

Congratulations to the following 2016 NYACP Dr's Dilemma Competition Winners!

Rochester General Hospital

Qamar Ahmed
Basarat Baig
Sonjanya Vuyyala

Ignacio Portales Castillo

Career Link - Special Complimentary Posting for Residents and Fellows

This job placement service is being offered for FREE to Resident/Fellow members over the next three months. If you are interested in a position in New York, and you would like to discreetly post your information for recruiters and institutions to see, then this is the place for you! It's easy to place an ad, and the only information that would be included on the NYACP website would be your interest, location and position. We would handle the rest behind the scenes. For example, on the Career Link Page you will see:

#101: 3rd year Resident from Manhattan interested in a Hospitalist position in Upstate NY.

For Recruiters and Institutions:
For additional information on any candidate, please contact Karen Tucker at and make sure to mention which candidate number you are interested in.

To place a secure ad, please use the following form:

Are you a resident beginning your job search? Check out the new NYACP Career Link Job Posting page!

Career Counseling

Residency Timeline
Residency Career Guidance
ACP Career Connection
Video: Navigating the Maze of a Job Search

High Value Care For Residents
Top Ten Things to Look for in a Contract
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!

Applying for a License in New York State

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.

Advocacy Internship

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!

Please note that we give preference to residents going into general or subspecialty internal medicine.

Last Updated: 4.20.17

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