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ACP Members enjoy benefits essential to today's internists.

Membership includes free and discounted resources, tools, programs and more.

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Efficiently meet requirements and keep your knowledge updated.

ACP is known for excellence in educational offerings. Free or discounted to ACP members, most of our education resources offer CME credit or MOC points.


Physicians rely on MKSAP for clinical reference, updating knowledge, and earning both CME and MOC points.

Internal Medicine Meeting

The premier scientific meeting for internal medicine with over 200 educational sessions in internal medicine and its subspecialties. CME credit and MOC points available.

Educational Courses & Recordings

Prepare for board certification and the MOC exam with live courses across the country. Recordings of courses are also available for you to study on your own schedule.

MOC Points

ACP offers a variety of resources to help you earn Maintenance of Certification points.


Clinical Support

Treat patients effectively with ACP's clinical resources.

Our evidence-based content will keep you updated on best practices and current guidelines for inpatient and outpatient care.

Annals of Internal Medicine

Annals is among the most widely-cited peer-reviewed medical journals in the world and a subscription is free to ACP members in both print and online formats.

Clinical Guidelines

ACP’s highly respected best practices and evidence-based guidelines will keep you updated for inpatient and outpatient care.

DynaMed Plus®

Through ACP's collaboration with EBSCO Health, ACP members receive free access to the most current, evidence-based clinical decision support tool, DynaMed Plus.


Practice Resources

Improve your practice with help from ACP.

Whether you are working in a solo practice, as part of a larger practice team, or in a hospital, ACP’s practice management and quality improvement tools help you increase efficiency and effectiveness. Our programs help you identify areas for improvement and give you the tools to implement change, including the ACP Practice Advisor℠ and assistance with selecting an EHR.

Clinical Practice Resources

Free to members, topics include financial management, coding, understanding payment models, and more.

Browse the Patient Education Center for handouts, guides, brochures and other materials designed to help you provide information to patients on a variety of clinical topics.

ACP offers payment and coding resources including helpful information on Medicare coding tools and forms and ICD-10 references and guides.

ACP offers members numerous quality improvement resources extending from point-of-care tools to a national QI network linked to PQRS, helping the busy clinician improve patient care.

Hospitalist Resources

ACP Hospitalist is a monthly publication from ACP, centering on issues and trends that hospitalists face in practice. Its companion e-newsletter delivers weekly content to keep hospitalist medicine clinicians current on research and news in the field.

Hospital medicine content is highlighted within each of the 11 subspecialty sections of MKSAP 18, so you can choose whether to focus only on hospital medicine-specific questions and content, or assess your knowledge comprehensively.

The Hospitalist Track at the Internal Medicine Meeting consists of over 50 hospital medicine sessions; a pre-course offers a hospitalist perspective on patient management and process improvement.

Resources for Educators

ACP develops and publishes comprehensive resources for educators of residents and medical students.

ACP's seven-book "Teaching Medicine" series shares collective experiences, knowledge, and insights of medical educators.

The ACP Board Prep Curriculum enables program directors, faculty, or chief residents to present a comprehensive board review course with consistent information to all their residents.

Discounted books for trainees, including topics about writing and presenting, reporting statistics, and support for international medical graduates.



Join a network of peers who share your vision.

Find your voice by committing to excellence and giving back to the profession.

Physician & Patient Advocacy

ACP’s collective voice is strong, effecting change on Capitol Hill and locally. Join the Advocates for Internal Medicine Network, attend ACP’s Leadership Day, and stay informed with The ACP Advocate e-newsletter.


ACP has local chapters in each state and across the globe, giving members the opportunity to get involved, develop leadership skills and attend local events.

ACP Fellowship

Regardless of practice setting, ACP Fellowship sets you apart from your colleagues. Fellowship is recognition of dedication to the internal medicine profession, and acknowledges involvement and leadership within your community.

Member Forums

New and improved discussion boards where members can share experiences and discuss topics pertaining to clinical issues, education, community and more.

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*ACP's membership year is from July 1 to June 30 each year. Upon membership renewal, annual dues will vary by chapter and include fees to support both the national ACP and your local chapter. These fees are waived for newly elected members.

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MKSAP 18 Products

Trust the best to do your best!

MKSAP has been trusted by internists since 1967 as the best resource for updating knowledge and preparing for ABIM Board exams.

MKSAP 18, available in Complete, Digital, and Print packages, consists of 11 comprehensive text chapters with related multiple-choice questions. You’ll find 1,200 completely new questions to help you identify learning gaps, stay current, and gain the knowledge you need to provide the best possible patient care. MKSAP 18’s original and high-quality questions evolve out of case studies and patient scenarios based on the latest evidence.

This product is offered at a discount to ACP Members.

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Internal medicine’s most comprehensive educational event!

Each year, the American College of Physicians brings together physicians from around the globe to experience the most comprehensive live educational event in internal medicine. Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 will offer more than 200 sessions on clinical topics and related areas designed to expand your medical knowledge, improve your clinical skills, and keep you abreast of the most recent advances in patient care.

Meeting registration is offered at a discount to ACP Members.

Internal Medicine Website

Educational Courses and Recordings

Prepare for board certification with our courses and recordings.

ACP wants to help you prepare for board certification and maintenance of certification (MOC) exams in internal medicine. We offer live review courses in varying lengths and at many locations throughout the United States. ACP also offers internal medicine board review course recordings that allow you to study on your own schedule. All board review courses and recordings offer CME credit.

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Annals of Internal Medicine

Annals of Internal Medicine is the most widely-cited journal focused on internal medicine and its subspecialties and is free to ACP members. In the first issue of each month, Annals features In the Clinic, a section focusing on the practical management of common clinical conditions. In the second issue of each month, look for ACP Journal Club, which reviews clinical studies from over 150 medical journals and digests them into easy-to-read abstracts.

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Clinical Guidelines

Clinical Guidelines

Get the clinical information you need with ACP's clinical guidelines & recommendations.

ACP's goal is to provide clinicians with recommendations based on the best available evidence; to inform clinicians of when there is no evidence; and finally, to help clinicians deliver the best health care possible.

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DynaMed Plus

DynaMed Plus

A clinical decision support tool updated daily

DynaMed Plus provides information in an easy-to-digest format for quick and accurate reference at the point-of-care. This mobile-friendly resource offers the following key features:

  • Precise search
  • Comprehensive specialty content including internal medicine
  • Concise clinical summaries and overviews
  • Evidence-based recommendations
  • Graphics and images
  • Drug content including dosing and interactions

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MOC Modules

ACP can help you through the MOC recertification process with a variety of resources to help you earn MOC points and study for the recertification exam.

Most ACP MOC resources are free or discounted for ACP members. Resources are available to earn both Medical Knowledge and Practice Assessment Points and to prepare for the MOC exam.

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