internal medicine residency

  1. E

    IM / Hospitalist (after residency)

    I'm almost done my MS-3 and coming closer to making a decision on what I want to do. I've search extensively on my questions written below, but was either outdated or unsatisfied with the answers. Hoping for some clarification. In addition to the work, I value family time > travel > hobbies. I...
  2. D

    High pass medicine effect on competitive IM programs?

    Currently attend T20. H in all rotations, but HP in medicine. Step1 250-255. Research with 3-4 first author publications, 3-4 later authors, 5-6 abstracts. Assuming I can H sub-I/electives, how much of an issue will the HP in medicine be to match at competitive programs (Top 15 or so not just...
  3. W

    "Help Me Rank" IM 2021

    Hey all, Haven't seen a thread created yet for this year's upcoming match and for some reason folks were commenting on the old one, so figured I'd make a new one here. Good luck to all!
  4. M

    Position Swap Looking for a PGY-1 or PGY-2 IM position opening/swap in GA or TX

    Hello. I am currently enrolled in a categorical IM program in Michigan. I love my program however I'm hoping to move to GA or TX to be closer to my family. If anyone is interested in swapping with me for their position during this academic year or next, please let me know. Thank you and best...
  5. ovmedchiefres

    Olive View - UCLA Internal Medicine Residency Program Chief Resident Q&A!!

    Hi Everyone! We are the current Olive View-UCLA IM Chief Residents for the 2020-2021 Academic Year. As we are entering into the residency application/interview season, we wanted to create a forum to answer any questions that you may have about our program! Feel free to ask us anything...
  6. JeffWeissMD

    Position Available New PGY-2 spots open in Northern NJ close to Manhattan

    A brand new fully-accredited Internal Medicine residency program in Northern NJ (PHCC in Passaic and Denville) is opening this July. We are currently looking to fill up PGY-2 spots. If you are a current prelim/transitional and are interested, please apply ASAP by emailing your CV to...
  7. JeffWeissMD

    Position Available New ACGME-accredited IM residency in northern NJ!!

    Introducing a brand new, ACGME fully accredited Internal Residency program in Passaic and Denville, NJ from Prime Health Care Consortium (PHCC). Apply via ERAS #1403300539 today! Note: We are NOT participating in or hiring participants of the NRMP Match (thus giving you a huge advantage at...
  8. R

    Position Wanted Seeking PG-Y1: Green Card, Step 3, Internal Medicine, Family Medicine

    I realize this match season is over. However, I am an eternal optimist that believes the unexpected could still happen. I needed to reach out, in case a spot opens up somewhere. I am in New York right now, have a Green Card, and can show up for an in-person or skype interview on short notice. My...
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    Another residency after IM

    I'm interested in IM and Psych and have applied to programs offering a combined residency in both specialties, but if I don't match into one and instead match into IM, can I do a psych residency afterwards? If so, would I have to reapply via ERAS? Is it possible to fast track a psych program if...
  10. CerebralCat

    IMG Internal Medicine Applicants - Match 2019

    The IMG thread last year was super helpful and encouraging to read. Decided to start one for this year's cycle! Let's support each other through this stressful process. Share your scores and application stats (if you wish) - this helps other applicants gauge their competitiveness. It can also...
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    Official Eternal IM WAMC Thread

    Thought I would start this new thread for WAMC even though still early for upcoming match cycle. I am an AMG in between MS3 and MS4, on research year. I had originally wanted to do derm, but after this year of research, decided that I am more interested in internal medicine. I would like to...
  12. S

    Position Wanted DO TRI Seeking Open PGY-1/PGY-2 Positions

    Hello everyone, my searches through the AOA Post Match, AOA opportunities page and SwapAResident have been unfruitful thus far and I am trying to secure an open PGY-1/2 spot literally anywhere at this point, although would prefer to stay on the East Coast I am a current TRI (PGY-1) at an AOA...
  13. Tunnelvision_1

    Highly appreciate if you advise me for IM 2019 match

    Need your opinion on my profile. Any feedback will help........ will post profile soon hopefully
  14. U

    Position Wanted PGY-1 position for clinical or Academic

    I am a recent ECFMG certified IMG, looking for a PGY-1 clinical position in family or internal medicine or a research fellowships position. I am currently situated in Chicago, studying for step 3, but willing to move to other locations. Thank you for your time.
  15. SJ1990


    hi, I am an Indian medical graduate preparing for step 1. My fiance is a 2014 graduate from India. Have been working under an Internist at a tertiary care hospital and has few international publications as 2nd and 3rd author. He has been preparing for step 1 too.plan to give it around feb.-Mar...
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    SUNY Downstate Internal Medicine (Program update from an insider!)

    Hi all. So I saw the post from 2007 when searching my program on Google that said SAY NO TO SUNY DOWNSTATE. I was not here in 2007, but I can speak for 2017. I am coming from a US medical school, so I was not desperate for a residency program. The thing that stuck out most to me on interview day...
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    I am an final year international medical student, willing to pursue IM residency. My quick question is which one is better: 1. Total 2700$ for 8 weeks - to work with a cardiologist and a gastroenterologist at a private clinic 4 weeks each- total 8 weeks. 2. 5250$ for 8 weeks to work at FIU...
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    Chances for IM residency

    Hello, I am a DO student interested in IM. Needed some advice for residency cycle this year. I have to be honest and say I am not the best test taker. I have been a decent student--all A's and B's in preclinical years. High-pass and Honored my medicine rotations in 3rd year. Good comments from...
  19. SashKoshOMGosh

    IM residency, Cardio fellowship questions

    Hey guys, I am an incoming MS1 at LECOM and I am curious how hard it will be and what goes into getting an IM residency in Florida being from a school in PA. My family is moving to FL and I would eventually like to join them there or move to New Orleans. I want to go into cardiology (I did...
  20. D

    Starting Residency on Employment Authorization Document

    Hi, I am an non-US IMG married to a US citizen who will be applying to this year's match. My circumstances dont allow me to apply for GC before start of Nov 2017. And by the time my residency starts in June/ July 2018, I might not have the GC but I'll have an Employment Authorization Document...
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    Other HELP me rank these programs please! 2017

    I'm a US Citizen, no visa issues, location is not important. Below is a tentative list but please give your input. If I match in IM I plan to do a cardiology or allergy/immunology fellowship. If I match in FM I plan to do a sports medicine or ER fellowship. 1) UPMC Hamot - Emergency Medicine...
  22. SexyHotScholar

    Official 2016 - 2017 IM WAMC Thread

    Hey everyone, AMG/URM here for low-mid tier med school interested in an academic program as I want to specialize. Stats Step 1 - 218 Step 2 CK - 249 Step 2 CS - pass Third year - pass all. Honors in 2, not IM. Clinical honors in IM Sub-I. Research with presentations Publication pending I...
  23. M

    Position Wanted PGY1 IM

    I am currently doing nephrology fellowship in the US and I will complete my training in June, 2016. I originally did my IM residency abroad. Now I am looking for PGY 1 position in IM. I am ECFMG certified. Done with Step1,2 & 3. I have excellent US Clinical Experience. US citizenship. If...
  24. D

    Position Wanted PGY1 Internal Med. Sound Record!

    I,m looking for any opening, unfilled position or other opportunity arising in any Internal Medicine Residency Program. I,m an ECFMG Certified IMG having internship experience abroad including UK. Done with Step1,2 & 3. Decent Scores. US Clinical Experience US research Experience + Abstracts...
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    Position Available Internal Medicine Staff Chief Resident Position 2016

    Grand Strand Medical Center excited to announce a position for a creative, humble, warm and enthusiastic Internal Medicine PGY-4 Staff Chief to join an experienced program director, associate program director, core faculty, and staff for our 2nd year of our new ACGME-accredited Internal Medicine...
  26. D

    Position Wanted Desperately need PGY1 slot for IM/FM/Neurology/Emergency Medicine residency

    Very eagerly looking for a PGY1 residency spot for this summer. Good US experience and recommendations. Please help in looking for any post match slot anywhere in the U.S. Thanks.
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    Position Wanted Looking for PGY2 Internal Med spot at academic program

    Hello, I am a graduate of a top 25 US medical school who is doing a prelim IM year (PGY1) at a Northeastern academic program. I failed to match in a competitive specialty and I am looking for a PGY2 IM position at an academic program. I am most interested in FL, NC or the Southeast but I am open...
  28. B

    Planning strong 4th year electives for IM... help?

  29. NYUyankeezfan

    Dual-Accreditation - IM

    So since we're getting closer to 2020 with each day that passes, I was wondering if there's an up-to-date list of internal medicine programs that are either dual-accredited or are at least applying for the ACGME accreditation. The AOA website isn't very helpeful. I'm interested in places that...
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    Weird/unique residency programs

    Is anyone aware of particularly unique residency programs at various teaching hospitals? I came across a good example of one yesterday when I found out about Penn's "Cutaneous Oncology" program. At any other institution, this is usually a post-derm fellowship, but at Penn, it appears to be a...
  31. M

    Deferring internal medicine residency?

    I'm an MS4 waiting to match in an Internal Medicine residency program. Personal circumstances have raised the possibility that I may need to defer residency by one year. Has anyone done this, or know someone who did it recently? Could you share your/their experience? Can you speak to how...
  32. D

    Disastrous grades, great step 1 and a desperate IMG

    Hi everyone, First time poster, but long time lurker here. I hope that this is the right place for this thread, my apologies to the mods if it isn't. So I'm a medical student in Ireland hoping to land an IM residency in the states. I'm currently in my second last year (fourth year of a five...
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    Internal Medicine Matching for IMG

    Hello, I know this question have been asked many times over here, but I still would prefer to ask it from my own point of view. 1- I would like to know what are my chances as an IMG to get matched into one of the top-tier programs in IM (i.e: John Hopkins, UCSF, Duke, Yale... etc)? 2- Is...
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    Collaboration Competency and IPE Study for Physician Trainees -- Win a $500 VISA Gift Card

    Hello, I am a doctoral student at Northcentral University. As part of my doctoral dissertation, I am conducting a study to assess collaboration competency in physician trainees who have participated in interprofessional education compared to those who have not. You must be a physician trainee...
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    Position Wanted PGY2 Position

    My father died of cancer within several months of being diagnosed. After completing my pgy1 year in internal medicine, I had to fly back home to help support my family and sell his business, which took time. I had to resign and my position has now been replaced. I am looking to start my PGY 2...
  36. Terra Cotta

    Already did residency... planning on doing it again.

    I know it sounds strange, but hear me out. I've already done my internal medicine residency (2006-2009) in a small little-known community hospital, and also did critical care medicine (2009-2011) in a university-affiliated program... though still a small little-known program as well. I was...