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Old 06-26-2011
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Hi all,
Here are my credentials
Step 1 97/233
Step 2 85/210
Step 3 89/220
Grad year April 2007
USCE 9 months out of which 3 months go to externships
No research experience
FMG from India
and AN ATTEMPT in CS
Can some1 please analyze my situation and tell me about my chances of landing with a position this year?
I'm interested in internal medicine.
Thanx and good luck to all !!
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Your profile seems to be good.

I assume you are looking for J1 Visa sponsorship, if that's the case then you will probably get around 3-5 interviews if you apply to 200+ programs.

Your chances in IM matching should be good.

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yeahhhh, unluckily i am a Visa seeker. So in order to land with a minimum of 3 iv's (duh) i need to apply to over 200+ IM programs? Seems like ima rob my parents off of whats left too.
Thanx anyway !!
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Steptaker, 3-4 IVs ONLY ?? (if he/she applies to 200 programs) :S
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Steptaker, 3-4 IVs ONLY ?? (if he/she applies to 200 programs) :S
Lack of Visa can break deal's sometimes...
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