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Question GPA and Residency Matching

as the title says, i hope it doesnt sound silly,
but is there any possiblility that my GPA grade in anyway it might affect residency matching in the future?
a +3.0 GPA is very well and easily achievable, and as an IMG
thank you to anybody who has any idea abt this
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Med school performance has marginal effects in the case of IMGs. It's very important for AMGs (the MSPE is crucial for them) but not IMGs.

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thank you
it's just coz i read somewhere that people are talking about 3.4 and 3.5 and worried abt their scores,,, figures it now, they are AMG's
thanks again, thats a relief
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Default How about Medals?

does it add advantage for an IMG if he/she has/had secured gold medal or distinctions or no attempts?

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