NYACP is dedicated to advancing the specialty of Internal Medicine and improving patient care in New York State through education, advocacy and quality improvement.
To advocate responsible positions on individual health and on public policy relating to health care for the benefit of the public, our patients, the medical profession and our members;
To serve the professionals needs of the membership, support healthy lives and improve the practice environment for physicians, and advance internal medicine as a career;
To promote and conduct research to enhance the quality of practice, the education and continuing education of internists, and the attractiveness of internal medicine to physicians and to the public;
To recognize excellence and distinguished contributions to internal medicine; and
To unify the many voices of internal medicine and its subspecialties for the benefit of our patients, our members, and our profession.
The American College of Physicians Member Pledge
I affirm my belief in the mission of the American College of Physicians,
To preserve and maintain the highest traditions and precepts of our professional calling,
And I solemnly declare that I will conform to these idealsto the utmost of my ability.
Laurie Cohen, Esq.
Laurie Cohen, Esq., Partner at Nixon Peabody and the Chapter's attorney provides members with support and direction by answering questions relevant to general practice.
ACP membership provides access to valuable clinical and professional resources, nationally respected publications, quality education, powerful advocacy, career management solutions, practice improvement, and networking within a community of over 12,000 members in New York and 159,000 members nationwide.
NYACP Member Benefits
Laurie Cohen, Esq.
Your New York ACP membership is packed with value:
Professional and Educational Development
3-Hour Online Pain Managment & Opioid Prescribing Training
(satisfies NYS Prescribing Mandate)
Annual CME Accredited Scientific Teaching Programs
ABIM Recertification Opportunities - SEP Modules
Local "District" Meetings Throughout the Year
Guidance on Advancing to Fellowship
Resident and Medical Student Activities and Research Competitions
Webinars on Leadership, Physician Wellness, Medical Practice, Public Health Issues, Clinical Subjects https://www.
ACP provides access to valuable clinical and professional resources, highly respected publications, quality education, powerful advocacy, career management solutions, practice improvement and networking within a community of over 12,000 members in New York and 159,000 members nationwide.
NYACP's Membership Benefits
NYACP Communications Update:
Did You Know.The Chapter sends out communications on a bi-weekly basis in the form of "Your Chapter in Action" and educational event notices? If you are not receiving this information, please unblock "info@nyacp.
Each year, the Chapter sends an invited delegation to ACP's Leadership Day in Washington, D.C. to meet with Representatives from their local districts.
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.
Every member of the American College of Physicians and the New York Chapter has the opportunity to provide input regarding the development of policies and positions.
Share ideas with elected Governors or council members;
Submit information for discussion at the Health and Public Policy Committee; and/or
Submit resolutions for review and action by the New York Chapter.
Resolutions can address ACP/NYACP policy and also state and federal health policy issues.
May 28, 2020
Attention NYS Licensed Prescribers - July 1, 2020 Deadline
Renew Your 3-Hour CME State Mandated Pain Management Training
The New York Chapter American College of Physicians, in collaboration with Boston University School of Medicine, continues to offer the Scope of Pain and an updated version of the Chapter’s Managing Pain and Opioid Use: An Educational Program on Compliance with NYS Prescribing Laws educational training modules. This online course includes updated content and fulfills New York’s mandated 3-hours of continuing medical education (CME) on addiction and pain management for all licensed prescribers as required by NY Public Health Law Sec. 3309-a(3).
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