The IMG Roadmap Series #13: Dr. Sarkar (OBGYN)

Today’s interviewee is near and dear to my heart. I trust her. We work at the same hospital, live within miles from one another and serve together on a medical staff committee. What we also…

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The IMG Roadmap Series #4: Dr. Be Dazzled (FM).

Today’s IMG hero is one that is close to my heart. We graduated from the same residency program back in 2015. He is different from me in that, he is a US citizen who also…

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Should I do an Observership?

This is a common question I receive from several IMG’s across the country. The American Medical Association (https://www.ama-assn.org/education/international-medical-education/observership-program-listings-international-medical ) outlines that observerships are designed to help IMG’s adapt to the practice of medicine in the United…

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The IMG Roadmap Series #2: The Eye Surgeon (Ophthalmology)

Dr. Adepoju is dubbed “The Eye Doctor” in this series. I thought it was a fitting play on words as she currently an ophthalmology resident with pearls to share on her medical journey. I admire…

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So You Want To Go To A Caribbean Medical School?

Before you DECIDE, read this first. Medicine is my dream career. But, graduating from a Caribbean medical school was not my plan A or plan B. It wasn’t part of the plan, I (simply said)…

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