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ACP offers a number of resources to help members make sense of the MOC requirements and earn points.
Understanding MOC Requirements
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The most comprehensive meeting in Internal Medicine.
April 11-13, 2019
Internal Medicine Meeting 2019
Prepare for the Certification and Maintenance of Certification (MOC)
Exam with an ACP review course.
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If you are a third year student making your way through your clinical clerkships, this is an opportune time to explore all of the different specialties of medicine, and specifically your possible interest in internal medicine.
Although the clinical clerkships are incredibly busy, they are also a way to gain intensive exposure to all of the core disciplines in medicine. Once you have overcome the incredible anxiety associated with starting in the clinics, it’s time to begin thinking about what you may want to do with your career.
Unfortunately, the structure of medical school clinical training seems a bit unfair since at many schools you may not start your clinical rotations until the third year, and then have to make at least some preliminary decisions about what you may want to pursue even before you have had the chance to experience many of the primary medical disciplines. Added to this are the vagaries of scheduling that may determine the order in which you are able to take your clinical rotations, possibly limiting your ability to experience one or more areas of medicine you might be considering. Rest assured, however, that very few students make it into their fourth year completely at a loss of direction as to where they want to go!
If you are considering the possibility of pursuing internal medicine as a career option, here are some important things to remember and do:
A few additional things: