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IMG Residency Match Forum International Medical Graduates (IMGs) discussing the residency matching process.


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Old 02-24-2020
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Default 2021 Match

Is it possible to give my step 1, 2ck and 2cs and apply for the 2021 match if I start now? I graduated in 2016 and have been working since then and studying on and off for steps. Will this gap affect my residency application?
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Per a colleague experience high scores with 1st pass and good US experience just before applying, you'll be fine at least what he has observed.
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Default Restrictions on ECFMG Certification

It sounds like you may not be eligible for ECFMG Certification for 2021 since you must have taken a USMLE Exam subsequent to Jan. 1, 2018 to qualify for Step 2CS Alternative Pathways set forth by the ECFMG:

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