IMpact: News for Medical Students

Discover your future in Internal Medicine

The General Internist Career Path

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.

More About Internal Medicine Careers

The Subspecialist Career Path

Subspecialists in internal medicine have chosen to receive additional, more in-depth training and board certification in the diagnosis and management of diseases of a specific type or diseases affecting a single organ system.

More About Subspecialty Careers

The Hospitalist Career Path

Hospitalists are providers who dedicate most of their career to the care of hospitalized patients. They focus on clinical management, with an added eye to quality, safety, and utilization.

More About Hospitalist Careers

My Kind of Medicine:
Real Stories of ACP Internists

Andrew J. Varney, MD, FACP & Jacob Varney, MD

Andrew J. Varney, MD, FACP & Jacob Varney, MD

IM Physicians

Daniel M. Sosin, MD, MPH, FACP

Dr. Daniel M. Sosin

Deputy Director and Chief Medical Officer

Ronald V. Loge, MD, MACP and Anna S. Loge, MD

Ronald V. Loge, MD, MACP & Anna S. Loge, MD

IM Physicians

David L. Katz, MD, MPH, FACPM, FACP

Dr. David L. Katz

Director, Yale University Prevention Research Center

Susan L. Turney, MD, MS, FACMPE, FACP

Dr. Susan L. Turney

CEO, Marshfield Clinic Health System

Farzanna S. Haffizulla, MD, FACP

Dr. Farzanna S. Haffizulla

Internist in Private Practice

Saad Z. Usmani

Dr. Saad Z. Usmani

Director of Clinical Research

Joshua M. Liao, MD

Dr. Joshua M. Liao

Internal Medicine Resident

Dr. Valerie J. Lang

Dr. Valerie J. Lang

Associate Professor of Medicine

Dr. David Fleming

Dr. David Fleming

ACP President with Dr. Robert Centor, ACP Chair, Board of Regents

Dr. Kent J. DeZee

Dr. Kent DeZee

Program Director, General Medicine Fellowship

Take Action
Join us on the Hill

  1. Join the Advocates for Internal Medicine Network and make a difference on Capitol Hill.
  2. Login to the Legislative Action Center and be heard by policy makers.
  3. Follow The Advocacy Blog and get the latest news and opinions on health care reform.
Challenge your mind…

HEADLINES from ACP:

MORE NEWS
Abstract Competition

Abstract Competition

The College sponsors local and national abstract competitions especially for student members that offer monetary awards and the chance to win recognition.

Doctor's Dilemma

Doctor's Dilemma™

ACP's national medical jeopardy competition, held each year at ACP’s annual meeting, allows dozens of teams of residents and medical students from around the nation to compete for the coveted title of national champion.

Member Benefits

Discover the benefits of ACP membership that are waiting for you.

Shop ACP Online

IM Essentials Questions

IM Essentials Questions

List: $59.95
Student Member: $44.95

IM Essentials Text

IM Essentials Text

List: $59.95
Student Member: $44.95

IM Essentials Online

IM Essentials Online

List: $59.95
Student Member: $44.95

On Being a Doctor 3

On Being a Doctor 3

List: $29.95
Member: $24.95

Ethics Manual, Sixth Edition

Ethics Manual, Sixth Edition

List: $12.95
Member: $10.95

Breaking the Cycle

Breaking the Cycle

List: $29.95
Member: $24.95