RESIDENTS

 

BECOME A RESIDENT MEMBER

Resident Physicians currently in an accredited allopathic or osteopathic residency program with a strong interest in sports medicine. Resident members may not serve on the Board and may not vote in Elections.

Annual Dues fee of $150.00 (based on calendar year – January through December)

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RESIDENT RESOURCES - HELPFUL LINKS

A road map to a sports medicine fellowship (information on becoming a sports medicine fellow).
 
What type of residency should I choose to be eligible for primary care sports medicine fellowships?
    An applicant should evaluate their interests and goals for the future when they choose a residency. A person interested in sports medicine can do a residency in family medicine, pediatrics, internal medicine, emergency medicine and physical medicine and rehabilitation. Remember that your primary care training should be your priority.
 

LIST OF SPORTS MEDICINE FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMS IN THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA

 

 

BENEFITS OF RESIDENT MEMBERSHIP

  • Being part of a society of sports medicine physicians recognized for their expertise and leadership.
  • Receive reduced registration fees at all AMSSM Conferences including the Annual Meeting that presents the latest innovations and advancements in sports medicine.
  • On-line journal access to:
    1. Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine – official journal of the AMSSM.
    2. British Journal of Sports Medicine.
  • Optional Benefit: Resident members can pay an additional $36/year above their membership fee to purchase a print subscription (six bi-monthly issues) and on-line journal access to Sports Health: A Multidisciplinary Approach.
  • Optional Benefit: Resident members can pay an additional $97/year above their membership fee to purchase a print subscription (six bi-monthly issues) of the Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine.
  • Eligible to submit an abstract (case and/or research) for consideration to present at the Annual Meeting.
  • Eligible to apply for various grants and awards provided by the AMSSM Foundation.
  • Receive AMSSM Newsletter, The Sideline Report – quarterly electronic publication with the latest information on what is happening throughout the sports medicine profession.
  • Receive AMSSM Newsletter, the Rookie Report – quarterly electronic publication with pertinent information for Resident and Student members.
  • Membership Certificate.
  • The opportunity to nominate other physicians to membership.
  • On-line AMSSM Referral Listserv to locate sports medicine physicians in other areas.
  • Included in the SMRC (Sports Medicine Resident Council) – a national resident interest group led by AMSSM Resident members.
  • Opportunity for Resident leadership through the SMRC.
  • Eligible to vote in SMRC Officer Elections.
  • Encourage use of SMRC Facebook page and AMSSM Facebook page.
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