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Old 02-13-2012
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Question Med School FM Rotation and California Letter L5!

In the L5 form instruction on website, it is mentioned of clinical clerkship of a minimum of 4 weeks of family medicine. I am an IMG, and we don't separately list family medicine in our mecial curriculum. Does this mean I can not apply for California Letter?
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Some international schools complete their family medicine clerkships (rotations) within community medicine clerkship. If this is the case with your school, you must attach a letter from your medical school stating this. The document must state your name, institution name with proper letterhead, and the amount of hours completed in family medicine. This should be signed, sealed, and mailed to the MBC, preferably with forms L2 and L5. Otherwise refer to my observership list to find 4 weeks FM spot ASAP.
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