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IMG Residency Match Forum International Medical Graduates (IMGs) discussing the residency matching process.

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Old 09-18-2014
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Question need help please

hi i m done with step 1 and cs, also registered to eras. i was waiting for ck results ; hoping to apply this year, but unfortunately failed in ck.

my question is it worth taking the exam this december and applying to few programs who accept the application till jan or should i apply next year??

please help me, i m totally lost...
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Old 09-18-2014
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If it were me, I'd just apply next year. That way, you can even do Step 3 (and that might help make up for the CK attempt) and gain a whole bunch of USCE.
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Old 09-19-2014
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It does seem a little bit you need a visa? And what specialty will you be applying?? Also, do you know any PD's? It's just hard to answer your question without some background knowledge =/
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