Medical Student Perspectives: Preparing for the USMLE Step 1 Exam
For medical students, preparing for Step 1 means something completely different depending upon your class level.
My Kind of Medicine: Real Lives of Practicing Internists: William Cassidy, MD
For 16-year-old Bill Cassidy, the idea of having cancer was something he never considered, but the doctors had discovered swollen lymph nodes, so the tests were ordered.
Internal Medicine Interest Group of the Month: Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
The Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine (OUCOM) Internal Medicine Interest Group (IMIG) is gaining interest among the first year medical students this year.
Winning Abstracts from the 2009 Medical Student Abstract Competition: Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma In A 19-Year-Old Male Treated With Interleukein-2
A 19-year-old Haitian male presented to the hospital after receiving a positive PPD test and an abnormal chest X-ray from immigration authorities.
Subspecialty Careers: Highlights about Careers in Internal Medicine: Sports Medicine
The discipline of sports medicine primarily concerns itself with the emergency assessment and care of acutely injured athletes, diagnosis, treatment and management of common sports injuries and illnesses, management of medical problems of the athlete, rehabilitation of ill and injured athletes, and exercise as treatment.
Advocacy Brief: Department of Education Publishes Final Rules on Higher Education Reauthorization
The Department of Education recently published four sets of final rules for the federal student loan programs authorized under Title IV of the Higher Education Act.
Feature: Ask the Program Director
IMpact is developing a new feature that will focus on providing medical students practical advice to help them navigate the process of obtaining a residency position in internal medicine.
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Benefits of Membership for Students: ACP's free Medical Student Membership includes benefits designed especially to meet students' needs.
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Find a Residency
Search ACP's Internal Medicine Residency Database for information on all internal medicine residency programs in the U.S. and Canada. (ACP Members only)
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One Click to Confidence - Free to members
ACP Smart Medicine is a new, online clinical decision support tool specifically for internal medicine. Get rapid point-of-care access to evidence-based clinical recommendations and guidelines. Plus, users can easily earn CME credit. Learn more