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  1. IMG Residency Match Forum
    Hey.. Has anyone received any call for prelim/ transitional year?
  2. IMG Residency Match Forum
    ANYONE tried this path this year?
  3. IMG Residency Match Forum
    Hi guys, i tried to look for the answer, but couldnt i applied to both radiology and internal med, but radiology needs a transitional year, so what letter should i assign then? the radiology would be the most reasonable answer, but i still worry, should i do a mix?
  4. IMG Residency Match Forum
    Whats the difference between the two? thx
  5. IMG Residency Match Forum
    If I am interested in Neurology and I need to apply to a transitional positional in IM for PGY-1...how should my personal statement be written...I mean should it mention only IM interest or how? I am very confused on this. Please help. Thank you.
  6. IMG Residency Match Forum
    I am an IMG and have poor step 1 scores of 213/80..and my area of interest is pediatrics. I wish to apply for transitional year as a back up so that I can do 1 year of rotations (basically do USCE) and apply for pediatrics in the next match..and yeah i forgot to mention that i a medical student...
  7. IMG Residency Match Forum
    Hi... Im not very confident about my scores. I got 215/205 and a pass in CS. All first attempt. I would like to get in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine but I think with my mediocre scores I will get bumped. So I was thinking of doing a TRansitional year. What are my chances of getting in? I...
  8. IMG Residency Match Forum
    hi everyone, I have a question about transitional year residencies: I have average score & I will apply to IM & FM but I'm thinking about applying to transitional year to get the USCE that most residency programs are asking for (I'm doing observership ,but most programs r asking for hands-on...
  9. IMG Residency Match Forum
    Hi, I recently found out that when applying for residency, you can apply to Transitional or preliminary? Can someone please explain to me, what this means and how it works exactly? What are the benefits or disadvantages? What happens after you finish this residency? Are they 1 year programs...
  10. IMG Residency Match Forum
    I'm still confused regarding the difference between the 2 Correct me if I'm wrong? to apply for Radiology, you must have finished 1 year post GME, which means you can't apply for radiology right away but you must apply for for preliminary IM or transitional this year, then radiology next...
  11. IMG Residency Match Forum
    I'm currently doing the application position for 2011 Match. I'm an IMG, I have GC, I've passes Steps 1, CK, CS and will take 3 by the end of the yr. My question is regarding the application, I want Radiology, do I apply for Radiology and they place me in a transitional year, do I have to...
  12. IMG Residency Match Forum
    Hi guys I am an IMG from India, I have a doubt regarding prelim and transitional residency years....what are the criteria to consider before opting for either of them? actually advantages of one over the other...... my scores step 1...247/99 step 2...258/99 awaiting CS results I have a green...
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