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IMGs: These 4 tips can help you succeed with Match

International medical graduates face hurdles in landing placement in residency programs. These four tips can help with the IMG Match process.

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Residency program requirements for international medical graduates

Learn how international medical graduates can enter a U.S. residency program, and the special requirements international medical graduates should consider.

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Practicing medicine in the U.S. as an international medical graduate

Understand the 5 steps that physicians who received their medical degree outside the U.S. or Canada must clear to practice medicine in the United States.

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Observership Program listings for international medical graduates

Find the AMA's Observership Programs to help international medical graduates adapt to the practice of medicine in the United States.

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Immigration information for international medical graduates

See the visa requirements for international medical graduates seeking entry into U.S. programs of graduate medical education, including the J-1 visa.

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Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates Certification

See how the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) assesses international medical graduates for entry into a U.S. residency or fellowship.

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International Medical Education

Backlog of H-1B visas for physicians affects patients in need

Doctors already practicing in the U.S. are still waiting to receive their green card. Some have been waiting for decades.

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Accelerating Change in Medical Education

South Africa program takes health systems science international

A forthcoming collaboration examining health systems science concepts within the context of international health care systems could yield global benefits.

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