Each month, ACP IMpower offers non-clinical tools and resources expertly crafted to support residents during their training and catalyze their professional future.

Crafted by ACP leaders, experienced internal medicine physicians, and prominent podcasters, IMpower covers a wide variety of topics valuable to residents at every stage of their training, and beyond.


PGY1: Start Residency Strong

As an internal medicine intern, you stand at the beginning of a three-year journey that will expand your clinical knowledge, strengthen your patient care skills, and mold you into a strong, dynamic internal medicine physician. The following resources will help you start residency strong and learn about the history of internal medicine.

PGY1 Resources


PGY2: Thrive During Residency

In PGY2, you take on a new and exciting role on your medicine team while focusing on planning your career strategy. The following resources will help you excel during residency and make important decisions about your career.

PGY2 Resources


PGY3: Prepare for the Next Chapter of Your Career

Your final year of residency is an exciting time as you prepare for the next chapter of your career. The following resources will help you make the most of your last year of training and prepare you for life after residency.

PGY3 Resources

IM In Residency

I.M. a Resident/Fellow

No two internal medicine residencies or fellowships are alike. Hear from residents and fellows at different points in their training talk about their professional passions, lessons learned, and ambitions as future internal medicine physicians.

Read Profiles


Resident Well-being Learning Series

ACP’s online Resident Well-being Learning Hub connects residents with evidence-based strategies to foster well-being and mitigate burnout. Ideal for a residency program, these three modules can be reviewed individually prior to small group discussions and are aligned with the new ACGME requirements for resident training in well-being.

Resident Well-being Learning Series

Connect with ACP Resident/Fellow Members around the globe and join the conversation!