Career Planning

Whether you are a medical student discovering if emergency medicine is the right choice for you; a resident embarking on your job search after residency and negotiating that first contract; or an attending physician looking for a new opportunity, EMRA has resources available to help you make the best career planning decisions for your needs.

Career Path Resources

ACEP offers discounted dues to transitioning EM residency graduates. Follow this link to the ACEP Website and look under the heading "Transitioning Emergency Medicine Residency Graduates."

Practice Types

The variety of practice options in emergency medicine is quite diverse.

Moonlighting FAQ

Information you might need to submit to apply / get credentialed at an institution.

Career Planning Guide for Emergency Medicine, 2nd Edition

Published: December, 2007

The second edition of this popular handbook provides a framework for understanding the many complex issues concerning emergency medicine careers. Topics covered include career possibilities, CVs, interview tips, negotiations, benefits and more.

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EMRA Member Price $17 // ACEP Member Price $25 // List Price $27

Reviewed in Annals of Emergency Medicine, February 2009