The IMG Roadmap Series #17: Dr. Vasquez-Garagatti (IM & ID)

Today’s guest is near and dear to me. We worked within the same group during my first 2 years out of residency. He quickly became a supportive IMG big brother when I first moved for…

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The IMG Roadmap Series #9: Dr. Aramburu (Peds\Child Advocacy)

Social media has its perks. It has allowed me to virtually “meet” several men and women whom I believe I share a lot in common with. Most of them are doctors whom I would’ve never…

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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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