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Hi guys
I'm new to this forum.... I'm an IMG in my final year, be graduating in 2012.. found myself in strange situation donno wat to do... plz help...I've started my step 1 prep about 1 month back... I've got an elective offer from Brown in April and research elective @ john Hopkins for 3 months from Sept to Nov... i want to apply for 2013 match.... what should i do ???? thanx in advance for the suggestions....
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What do you mean what to do

Go do them both, you'll get the best residency if you do them both
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hey thanks...
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Is it impossible to match without USCE ?
Can clinical electives and externships outside USA help, or they are useless ?
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Hi guys
I'm new to this forum.... I'm an IMG in my final year, be graduating in 2012.. found myself in strange situation donno wat to do... plz help...I've started my step 1 prep about 1 month back... I've got an elective offer from Brown in April and research elective @ john Hopkins for 3 months from Sept to Nov... i want to apply for 2013 match.... what should i do ???? thanx in advance for the suggestions....
hey i m an img from india.i'll graduate in may 2014.m eager to get a research electives in j.hopkins in internal med(preferably in cardio-bcoz i want to take cardio as fellowship once i get im residency).i called them up to find out the earliest time period to apply for april-may 2013(9weeks) and they told me to do it in october 2012.
other than sending e-mails to the research directors,wat should i do to increase my possibility to get a good cardio research electives at j.hopkins?i have completed my bls training(aha accredited).would that help me for the same?
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Hi guys
I'm new to this forum.... I'm an IMG in my final year, be graduating in 2012.. found myself in strange situation donno wat to do... plz help...I've started my step 1 prep about 1 month back... I've got an elective offer from Brown in April and research elective @ john Hopkins for 3 months from Sept to Nov... i want to apply for 2013 match.... what should i do ???? thanx in advance for the suggestions....
hi..i am an img too..graduated 2011...can you please let me know how did you managed to get into research at brown and john hopkins ??..is there any special requirenments or probably can you show me the prototype of your applications??

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how did u manage to get the elective in brown?
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..and how did you get your dean to agree to sign your application AND get a statement of approval out of him/her?!!
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How did you get accepted to do a research and electives at Brown and Johns Hopkins?!!
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