Competitions & Activities
ACP will be holding a National Abstracts Competition as part of the ACP Internal Medicine Meeting 2016. The meeting will take place May 5-7, 2016, in Washington, DC.
ACP Chapters also hold abstract competitions. Compete at the local level.
ACP Doctor’s Dilemma
The College's national medical jeopardy competition, ACP Doctor's Dilemma, is held each year at ACP’s annual Internal Medicine Meeting. The competition pits champion against champion in a battle to final jeopardy. Up to 50 teams of residents and medical students from around the nation compete for the coveted title of national champion.
ACP Herbert S. Waxman Chief Resident Teaching Scholarships
This scholarship was established to recognize outstanding chief medical residents and to provide them an opportunity to help teach popular clinical skills workshops at the Waxman Center under the guidance and mentorship of expert faculty at the ACP Internal Medicine Meeting. The Center provides hands-on, small group learning opportunities in the areas of communication, physical diagnosis, and hospital and office-based procedural skills.
Selected chief residents will help teach popular workshops under the guidance and mentorship of expert faculty. Eligible workshops include ultrasound-guided invasive procedures (central line, paracentesis, and lumbar puncture), arthrocentesis and bursal injections, and abscess incision and drainage.
Scholarship funding includes the cost of meeting registration, travel, and accommodations for chief residents to attend Internal Medicine Meeting 2016 from May 5-7 in Washington, DC.
The application opens on Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Please note: Only chief residents who are ACP Resident/Fellow Members are eligible to apply. Eligible chief residents can access the application by logging into ACP Chief Resident's Corner.
The application deadline is Friday, October 9, 2015.
If you have any questions about the Waxman Scholarship, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
ACP Leadership Academy
The ACP Leadership Academy provides early career internists with training and resources to prepare them for leadership roles in the healthcare setting.
ACP's Special Interest Groups
Connect with other ACP members through these members-only groups that promote community and networking through lively online discussions. Current groups include Hospital Medicine, Physician Educators, Women in Medicine, and many more.
Advocates for Internal Medicine Network
Sign-up to become a Advocate for Internal Medicine and help ACP with its advocacy efforts on Capitol Hill.
Council of Resident/Fellow Members
The ACP Council of Resident/Fellow Members currently represents the interests of over 22,000 residents and fellows-in-training.
Joseph E. Johnson Leadership Award
The Joseph E. Johnson Leadership Award recognizes a Resident/Fellow Member of the College who has demonstrated qualities that exemplify the College’s mission “to enhance the quality and effectiveness of health care by fostering excellence and professionalism in the practice of medicine.”
ACP's Recruit-a-Resident Rewards Program provides education resources to residency programs that recruit their residents to become ACP Resident/Fellow Members.
Explore the volunteer opportunities available within ACP and outside the College.
Fenway Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health, 2nd Edition
This new edition reflects recent clinical and social changes and continues to present the important issues facing practitioners and their LGBT patients. Read more about the Guide. Also see ACP's recent policy position paper on LGBT health disparities.
Volunteer through ACP
ACP recognizes the importance of volunteerism and community service at both the national and local levels as part of its commitment to universal access to health care. View current volunteer opportunities and network with other ACP member volunteers today.
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