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Old 05-12-2015
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Hi everyone, I wanted to ask those of you who have heard or experienced something like my case to give me their honest opinion, and I really appreciate it.
1- it's been 5 yrs since graduation and I'm IMG.
2- step 1 222,step 2 230, cs first attempt.
3- I hold a postdoctora fellow position in research at a university hospital for more than 7 months now and working on research study as first author but won't public anything until next year.
4- two years of work in medical field as a technician in cardiology and Emergency room.
5- medical coordinator in research and developement with US government agency overseas.
6- four letters of recommendations, one of them from world know professor in medicine.
7- two months of observership in university-associated hopsital in IM.
8- Medical translator in US combat hopsital overseas for two years.
9-6 months of residency in IM in homecountry.
10- observership in Peds for two months at community based hospital.

Do you guys think I have good chance in IM match for 2015? Plz your honest opinion is much appreciated.

thank you.
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