I have plans to give my Step 3. I'm a Foreign Medical Graduate from India. I'm done with my CK recently and waiting for my result. I think I need to be ECFMG certified before I apply for Step 3.
May I know, what State Medical Board is usually preferred by FMG'S? And also How long will...
I'm an IMG planning to take the USMLE Step 3 can someone help me regarding the forms? Its confusing so there might be someone who also had the same experience...
What are the forms or papers needed to get in ECFMG aside from the ECFMG certificate? is there any other forms aside from...
I have a silly doubt, i know that we need to be ECFMG certified to take up step 3.
But, do we need to be ECFMG certified to just apply now and take up exams later ( after certification)
I need the confirmation letter for Visa purposes.
We noticed that there many IMGs and even AMGs asking us which state accept USMLE Step 3 application before starting an ACGME accredited residency program.
So I looked up the FSMB website and made the list for your convenience here:
Here's the list of states listed alphabetically:
FSMB has a chart
dated July 2010 showing state by state eligibility for usmle step 3. However, I am not seeing states that would allow an img to take step 3 prior to residency?? Delaware and Connecticut were recommended to me, but this newly dated chart shows that the img must have residency...
When I searched for some programs in FREIDA I found that sentence :
Unrestricted state medical license for this state
The answer was "no"....I know that " No " would be in California since it needs special PTAL...but I found the answer is " No" in most states!!
Could anybody explain what do...
Is the scheduling permit and choosing a date for step 3 the same as for step 1 and CK?
(I know u have to NBME not ECFMG. what Im worried about is that someone told me that the exam is conducted only 2 times/year)
Dears at usmleforums,
I am a fresh international medical graduate intending to apply for usmle and would like to know the difference between CVS and EICS certification? Can I primary source verify my credentials through EICS instead of CVS and then apply it to ecfmg and would that exempt me from...