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Old 07-14-2013
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Idea! Travel Checklist for Residency Interviews

Hi there.
Most of the IMG'S will be traveling to the USA soon for taking their step 3 and attending residency interviews. i just wanted to make a checklist of stuff to pack for the trip(interview specifically) to ensure i dont miss out on anything. list so far :

Interview Items

Personal Identification- passport
Pain Reliever/ Aspirin
Cold Medicines
Interview bag
Interview folder
4 personal statements and CVs - hardcopies
Suit jacket/pants
Belt (s)
Interview shirt x 2
Nice Shoes
tie x 2
Hair accessories
Winter coat/ gloves
Raincoat/ Umbrella
School info- directions for meeting time/place, contact info, maps, etc.
Program info or brochures
A contact number of the program coordinators

miscellaneous :

Comb / Brush
Toothbrush / Paste
Dental Floss
Deodorant/ Antiperspirant

Skin Care Lotion / Creams
Lipbalm (need it in cold/hot weather)
Razors / Shaving Cream
Contact case and solution
Glasses in their cas
Cell phone
Phone charger
Laptop/ Charger
Hotel confirmation info/hotel bookings
Car reservation info
Airline Tickets
Driverís license (to board plane)/passport
Credit cards (2 to ensure either is accepted)
Travel Footwear
Travel Clothing
Extra socks
Cash for tips, taxis, etc

feel free to add stuff to the list !

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