NO I am Pending GC. I mentioned that 4-5 interviews where to the programs that didnot grant visa. meaning i got those cause i don;t need visa. and almost most of the programs i received emails after emailing them. and check that vacancy site often sometimes preliminary intern years do pop out there.Guys if u share ur credential would be so useful & helpful for us ,future applicants
U have done great work
do u need visa ?
share share your credentials!!!! I also had 1 Prelim Surgery Interviews but ranked it low. after all categorical IMsmatched. img prelim surgery, J1 visa
IMG Green Card holder ..Step 1 : 224 ( almost quit after this result ) Ck 251 CS passed first attempt ( taken 3 weeks after CK ) Attending in my home country for 5 years . Graduated from Medical School 12 y ago . But for the record ...I was the youngest attending in my Hospital .....probably I am going to be the oldest resident here ha .......)Where did you find that georgian flag i was looking for it a lot! are you georgian? I am.
Definitely share your credentials thats the whole point of this thread.
Congrats my friend!!!!>230, >240, CS first attempt, 8 years graduate. Surgeon in my country. NO Gap in CV. ONly 2 weeks of USCE by time of application only one US letter.
11 interviews, 3 different specialties. 2 interviews through contacts, that why I applied to other specialties. 9 IM interviews. 4-5 don't sponsor visa. I applied without CS. took in later in Sept. ECFMG certified on Dec 3. got 5 interviews after that.
Emailed programs! I am 99.7% sure I matched to the program that I found vacancy on this website
I don't think Ill make an big post about matching experience. all you need is here.
Keep moving!! I started from zero. Self educated surgeon, I thought i would get ZERO interviews because of ma graduation year. but here you are
THank you USMLE FORUMS!
Congratulations my friend! Happy for you! Very happy day for me 10 of my friends have matched so far. I want to wish all of my friends who did not match success in the next year!Matched to IM!!
YOG-2002(but was practicing physician in my country)
Step 2CS- 1st attempt
9 month observership totally
Research in cancer immune therapy- 10 months ongoing
Got 5 iv, all IM
254/254/CS All first attempt. 1mo surgical USCE + 1mo surgical canadian CE . 4 LORs all from surgeons (2 US, 1 CAD). 1y + ongoing research with 2 poster presentations. Applied to 91 programs, got 5 prelim interviews, only went to 2 interviews.share share your credentials!!!! I also had 1 Prelim Surgery Interviews but ranked it low. after all categorical IMs
SHare your scores so people know that getting prelim surgery interview is absolutely possible. its just hardest prelim year and residency in general
Honestly I am only worrying what to do next 3 months )Congrats my friend!!!!
You made it!!!!
Now relax and celebrate!!!!))
You are the Super Star! and I am 90% for that single one most important interviews is all that matters.Step 1 219
Step 2 ck 225
Step 2 CS pass
Step 3 210
All first attempt
By September 15th 2014, I had 1 month externship, 12 months observer ship and 2.5 months research experience
No IVs last year
This is my second match
Applied to 140 IM and 10 peds
No. of IV: ONLY ONE in IMlz:
Thank You GOD. I Matched