Resident and Fellows Section

Organized in 1984, the KMA Resident and Fellow Section was established to:

  • serve as an advocate for resident and fellow physicians and their patients;
  • educate residents about issues concerning graduate medical education, state and national health policies and career options;
  • effect changes in health care policy through a representative organization; and
  • train young physician leaders.

Benefits of Membership

  • Representation on the KMA Board of Trustees
  • Representation of your concerns and needs through the KMA-RFS Governing Council
  • Networking opportunities with fellow residents and practicing physicians from around the state
  • A voice in Frankfort and Washington, D.C., as KMA represents the profession to legislators, government agencies and regulators, business and third party payers
  • Insurance programs, including malpractice, health, life, homeowners, auto, plus a special life and disability program for residents
  • Publications and email news and legislative alerts
  • Access to Members Only website features

For more information or to serve on the KMA-RFS, please email

AMA Resident and Fellow Section