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Canada Shifting from Canada to US

I am permanent resident of Canada, just recently shifted here.
I am just confused about which exam should i write usmle or Canadian license exam.
as I have heard Canadian health system is very lengthy.
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That's right.

The opportunities for IMGs in Canada are very restricted. The chances of getting into residency in USA are higher.

I know at least 5 friends who have changed course from Canada to US.

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I already passed all the canadian licensing exam MCEE,QE1,QE2, and i've been applying ever since 2008 for CarmS, the canadian residency matching exams; pediatric programs, cuz am a pediatrician, nothing worked out so far, NO MATCHING position ever!!!, and am switching to the USMLEs.... the Question? is it too late for 36 year old guy to start over again for another system????:sorry:
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I already passed all the canadian licensing exam MCEE,QE1,QE2, and i've been applying ever since 2008 for CarmS, the canadian residency matching exams; pediatric programs, cuz am a pediatrician, nothing worked out so far, NO MATCHING position ever!!!, and am switching to the USMLEs.... the Question? is it too late for 36 year old guy to start over again for another system????:sorry:
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