Discover the possibilities of a career in Internal Medicine through stories from NYACP members.
2022 Advocacy Topic Interests
2022 NYACP Advocacy Interns, Dr. Dalgis Dunker and Dr. Wang, discuss a few topics of interest for physician advocacy.
Proposal to transfer oversight of health professions to the NYS DOHPrimary Care reducing health disparitiesMalpracticeTelehealth
NYACP Advocacy Internship: Experiences from Dalgis Dunker, MD and Kevin Wang, MD
Every year, NYACP welcomes Resident physicians from New York State programs to the Steven Walerstein, MD, MACP Advocacy Internship. It's a great opportunity to develop advocacy skills and become more informed about issues that are important to physicians and patients.
Hear from 2 of this year's interns about their experiences and what inspired them to become involved.
NYACP Advocacy Win: Getting a Seat at the Table
Paula Lester, MD, FACP, Chair of the NYACP Geriatrics Task Force wished for Geriatricians to have a seat at the table with decision makers. Through patience, perseverance, and building relationships, the Task Force is elated to announce that they now have an NYACP representative on the NYS Re-imagining Long Term Care Task Force. What did it take? How did it feel when the bill was signed? What's next? Find out more from an exuberant Dr. Lester. Her energy is contagious!
Dispelling the myths of Private Practice with Inderpal Chhabra, MD, FACP
Medical Student Alan Aboud meets with Dr. Inderpal Chhabra to learn how to approach private practice in today's landscape. Together they dispel the myths, discuss the challenges and share the benefits of being in private practice!
Tips and Resources for Private Practitioners with Inderpal Chhabra, MD, FACP
Medical Student Alan Aboud meets with Dr. Inderpal Chhabra to find out the secrets of success in private practice. Learn about the must-read magazines, marketing, HR, billing, and the resources he relies upon!
Discussing Health Disparities with NYACP's Guest Fellows
NYACP welcomes Ola Kalu and Rosie love as Health Disparities Fellows from the SUNY Albany Center for the Elimination of Minority Health Disparities. We are so grateful for their ideas and contributions! Hear their stories and learn from their expertise and experiences.