Posted July 25th, 2023 by Dennis Abramson.
With few exceptions, each state and territory medical board across the United States of America requires IMGs to possess an ECFMG Certificate before it will consider any application for medical […]Read More
Posted March 14th, 2023 by Dennis Abramson.
On March 13, 2023, tens of thousands of aspiring physicians learned whether they have a guaranteed residency training position starting July 1, 2023. At noon eastern time on Friday, March […]Read More
Posted January 4th, 2023 by Dennis Abramson.
WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT USMLE DISCIPLINARY MATTERS No one ever anticipates being the subject of a professional disciplinary action, and certainly not in connection with USMLE’s Step examinations. Completing […]Read More
Posted March 4th, 2022 by Dennis Abramson.
The Rank Order List Certification deadline has now passed, and, with it, the time to have withdrawn from the Match. Countless fourth year medical students and medical school graduates eagerly […]Read More
USMLE, ECFMG, AAMC, ERAS, NRMP, ACGME, FSMB, and FCVS: The Complex Alphabet Soup of Becoming a Medical Doctor in the United States
Posted January 3rd, 2022 by Dennis Abramson.
We received a lot of calls from aspiring doctors last year after publishing our blog post about becoming a physician in the United States, and we are always looking to […]Read More
Posted October 9th, 2021 by Dennis Abramson.
Since our last blog post on the subject, our office has received questions from aspiring physicians regarding the prerequisites to obtaining a license to practice medicine in the United States. […]Read More
Posted September 17th, 2021 by Dennis Abramson.
Among the goals listed on its website, the USMLE Program strives “to assure fairness and equity to physicians through the highest professional testing standards”. If an examinee possesses unauthorized examination […]Read More
Posted September 10th, 2021 by Dennis Abramson.
On September 7, 2021, ECFMG again updated its site to reflect answers to frequently asked questions regarding the Pathways required for ECFMG Certification. IMGs seeking to enter the 2022 Main […]Read More
With the permanent discontinuance of the USMLE Step 2 CS examination, the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (“ECFMG”) announced its plan to implement an additional pathway (that is, the […]Read More
Navigating the process of obtaining a license to practice medicine in any jurisdiction in the United States confounds even the most sophisticated physicians. Making matters more complicated are the different […]Read More