News & Resources


The New Physician is a bi-monthly magazine committed to exploring the social, political and ethical issues of health care and medical education. It is a journalistic publication that covers aspects of the personal, clinical and career development of physicians in an engaging but concise way. The magazine’s goal is to provide medical students with the tools they need for success in their classrooms, labs and on the wards.

Weekly Consult brings top news stories from medicine and health care directly to your inbox. Our editors sift through the week’s news to update you on only the most pertinent and interesting new topics, delivering quick summaries and links to in-depth coverage to your inbox weekly on Wednesdays.

AMSA ad lib is the American Medical Student Association’s podcast, bringing together the intimate perspectives of medical students and experts on topics ranging from specialty selection and personal finance to technological developments in medicine’s near future.

Let AMSA help you to succeed by answering questions, providing tools to make your life easier, inspiring discussion and debate on the hottest healthcare issues, and connecting you with peers from across the globe.

Since the first edition was published in 1984, the AMSA International Health Opportunities Directory has been a popular AMSA resource. Now as a searchable mobile-friendly online directory, it is conveniently accessible from all devices. Use this directory as a tool for information on global health programs and organizations for worldwide discovery and service.

Getting into Medical School is hard. AMSA has designed a number of programs for the pre-medical student to address the challenges ofgetting into medical school. AMSA resources guide you through interviewing skills, preparation of materials such as your CV and Personal Statement, MCAT Preperation, and school selection.

This Directory of Medical Schools will help you to locate the schools that have the best residency to match your specific future direction. Take some time to browse through the listings and see what opportunities intrigue you. Then search the listings to ensure you are applying to all the right programs.

Residency is THE MOST IMPORTANT part of your medical education. AMSA has designed a number of programs for the medical student to address the challenges of the administrative and selection processes, so that you can concentrate on continuing to learn. Through our Advanced Match Preparation (AMP) process, AMSA guides you through interviewing skills, preparation of materials such as your CV and Personal Statement, Board Test Preperation, and residency selection.

This Directory of residency programs will help you to locate the schools that have the best residency to match your specific future direction. Take some time to browse through the listings and see what opportunities intrigue you. Then search the listings to ensure you are applying to all the right programs.

AMSA DRPath is an application designed to provide insight into the pathways available to become a practicing Physician in the United States. This application provides the user with a progressive list in a chronological order of milestones that are important to be aware of, and resources that can support them from high school through medical school.