This thread is for IMGs applying for the Emergency Medicine Residency for this year matching season 2013-2014.
Lets share together our preparation, interviews, rejections, and everything else.
I'm an American/Australian Citizen born and raised in US who decided to study med in Australia (currently 3rd year). Now, I am hoping to specialize in the US.
I have always wanted to train in NYC. I hear they are pretty good at taking IMGs. Any information/advice about the programs or...
Hello all, this is my inaugural post on here figuring there are a lot of good peeps out there that may help me out! So im a Carib MG and I got a 218 on step 1. I worked and volunteered in EMS and in the ER for 4 years prior to Med School, and im currently doing rotations. What should I aim for...
I got an Externship in Emergency Medicine department in a community hospital. But I am interested in Internal Medicine. Would lors from emergency medicine physicians help me get into internal medicine residency.
I'm a 2nd year IMG from a good Irish school. I want to match into an emergency medicine residency. All going well, my CV will have 2 EM publications, a 230+ in step 1+2, average or above average grades and 2 US clinical rotations (at least one of which will be in EM).
I'll also be...
Hi I am an international graduate who graduated in march 2010. My credentials are
step 1 228/98
step 2 246/99
step 2cs pass 1st attempt
step 3 awaiting results
USCE 3 months (1 month of externship)
2 published papers
1 paper presentation
3 research projects
I have applied for 101 IM programs...
I know that EM is competitive and I was wondering if anyone can advise me on a few CV pointers. I have a UK MBBS, an Irish MA and grad 2008. I have been working in medicine since, with 1 yr in EM. I will have a GC by Sept, my scores are step1-221/94, step2- 210/86 and CS (result...
I am tied between these two residency choices which I find impossible to decide.
The statistics given here in this forum are showing a higher percentage of EM match than IM. Which field has a better chance of getting matched for IMGs?
Ok, sorry if this is a dumb question, I'm not familiar with the whole match process and the different types of residency. My wife is a medical student; she's interviewing right now, and has applied to several hospitals in both IM & EM. She really wants to do EM but unfortunately she just...
I was just going thru some personal statement examples. one of them was for emergency medicine. Is that something u can apply to right after ur done with USMLE? or do u need to do a residency in internal medicine or something before u can apply to it?
how competitive is it? ( something tells...