Resident physicians

Residency is a critical time in your medical training. You have important decisions ahead and the Alberta Medical Association can help.

As a member of the AMA, you have access to a wide variety of services, resources, benefits and leadership opportunities. We’re here to support you as a resident physician and as you transition to practice.

Manage your resident physician membership

Access the information you’ll need to stay current with the AMA and make the most of your resident membership.

We are the AMA

Get involved with the AMA and tell us what issues are important to you and your fellow resident physicians.

Awards, scholarships, bursaries and grants

The AMA recognizes the outstanding efforts and achievements of its member physicians, resident physicians and medical students with a wide range of awards, scholarships, bursaries and grants.

Protect your health

The AMA has a number of resources to help resident physicians protect their health and well-being.

CMA membership benefits for residents

As a CMA member, you will join a community of thousands of residents who are shaping the future of health care. Becoming a CMA member gives you a voice when it matters most. Together with CMA, we can build a more accessible, sustainable health system, where patients are partners and providers are supported as people as well as professionals. Together, we have impact.

Insurance for resident physicians

Review insurance options for resident physicians, including PARA Life and Disability Insurance plans, the AMA's ADIUM Insurance Services Inc. and home and automobile insurance from TD Meloche Monnex.

Transition to practice

View tools and resources to help you keep track of the important milestones and tasks you must complete as a senior resident in order to practice.

Do the paperwork

Residents: access all the forms you may need for AMA applications in one place.

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Alberta Medical Association Mission: Advocate for and support Alberta physicians. Strengthen their leadership in the provision of sustainable quality care.