The IMG Roadmap Series #13: Dr. Sarkar

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.

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 Doctor

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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