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I.M. Proud


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ACP is proud to represent the greater internal medicine community. We celebrate internal medicine specialists and subspecialists and everything they do all over the world. See what your colleagues have to say about what makes practicing internal medicine so special, and be sure to share your story, too!

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Celebrate National Internal Medicine Day, October 28!

National Internal Medicine Day

ACP officially established October 28 as National Internal Medicine Day on the National Day Calendar every year.

This day recognizes internal medicine specialists and subspecialists who are united by a commitment to excellence and who make a difference in the lives of their patients and the profession every day.




I.M. Proud

Are You I.M. Proud?

Tell us why you love being an internist or subspecialist. Submit a short essay or video for a chance to win an I.M. Proud prize pack (coffee mug, wireless speaker, pen and pin) and be featured on ACP’s website and social media. The first batch of winners will be announced in October.

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Internal medicine physicians are specialists who apply scientific knowledge and clinical expertise to the diagnosis, treatment, and compassionate care of adults across the spectrum from health to complex illness.

Internists Share Their Pride

Get inspired by your colleagues with these videos showcasing some of the many reasons ACP’s members are I.M. Proud.

Member Profiles

I.M. Internal Medicine

An ongoing series of profiles of ACP members highlighting various careers and professional paths in internal medicine.

Read Profiles

Share Your Pride

Display your pride with an I.M. Proud pin and a pair of I.M. Proud socks!

You can also update your social media profile picture to include an I.M. Proud frame. On Facebook, click update on your profile picture, choose add frame, and search for IMProud. On Twitter, click here.

Join the conversation on social media, tag @ACPInternists