The IMG Roadmap Series #12: Guest Post – Dr. Assam

As you know, this series has been pivotal in highlighting stories from doctors who are graduates of foreign medical schools affectionately called IMG’s (International Medical Graduates). On the other side of the international student’s spectrum,…

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The IMG Roadmap Series #9: Dr. Aramburu

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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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 FMG Residency Interview Hustle.

Maybe your peers have been receiving pools of residency interview invitations and this makes you nervously jealous because you are yet to receive one. Or maybe you got one invitation and you’re worried about whether…

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Residency Interview Tips.

So you’ve received a few invitations for residency interviews and you’re excited but also trembling in your boots. If there are no concrete resources to prepare you for this season because your medical school is…

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