ACEP‘s Young Physicians Section Section

Guidance and support for young emergency physicians

Young Physicians Section

The ACEP Young Physicians Section is the largest section in the College, providing a forum for early-career emergency physicians to develop a knowledge base, share information and to receive and give counsel.

We are a unified voice for all young EPs, and we strive to provide resources that encourage a balanced lifestyle, enhance your career prospects, expand your health policy knowledge and maintain the value of our specialty for years to come.


Latest News

April 6, 2022

I Was *This Close* to Refinancing My Student Loans Before I Changed My Mind

COVID-related student loan deferment was just extended through the summer. You might be thinking about refinancing your loans, but is that the right choice for your situation?

March 29, 2022

Let’s Get More Young Physicians on ACEP Committees!

ACEP is accepting applications for its nearly 30 committees through May 15, and our Young Physicians Section would love to increase our collective voice .

March 29, 2022

ACEP is Suing the Government Over Surprise Billing Implementation

Did you know that ACEP, the American College of Radiology (ACR), and the American College of Surgeons (ACS) are suing the government over the implementation of the No Surprises Act?

Popular Resources

Life Outside Medicine

ACEP COVID-19 Center

First Year Out

Advocacy Efforts

LAC 2021

YPS and EMRA host the Health Policy Primer every year at the ACEP Leadership & Advocacy Conference. We're back in DC for LAC21!

The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly about Medicare’s 2021 Physician Fee Schedule Changes

New YPS Legislative Advisor Dr. Jordan Warchol takes a closer look at the effects of PFS 2021.

Pandemic Policy Primer

To fully understand pandemic policy, unprecedented in its speed and spending for these modern times, we must understand where we are and what’s on the horizon.

ACEP 911 Grassroots Network

Use your voice to advocate for our future! Join the ACEP 911 Grassroots Legislative Network to stay current on federal issues facing emergency medicine.

Get Involved

Connecting with YPS provides a pathway for you to get involved with ACEP leadership opportunities. Join the conversation!

Life Balance

Life Balance

Many young physicians experience simultaneous growth in their personal and professional lives. These resources can help manage the sea of changes.

Mental Wellness

ACEP's Wellness Hub offers peer support, professional counseling and a large library of physician wellness resources.

Parenthood in Medicine

True balance is probably a myth, but these tips can help EM physicians integrate parenthood into their medical careers.

Financial Basics

As we get started in this specialty, it's a great time to better understand money management and the financial resources available.