Top IMG Friendly States

Residency Match For IMG’s Any medical student or graduate looking to practice medicine in the United States must participate in the National Residency Match Program (NRMP), or “the Match”.  Through the Match, residency applicants both from abroad and from the U.S. are matched with a United States residency program. Some programs tend to accept more […]

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The Immigrant Doctor’s Project

Immigrant Doctors Project The Immigrant Doctor’s Project emerged in the aftermath of the Executive Order banning Iranian, Libyan, Somalian, Sudanese, Syrian, and Yemeni nationals from entering the United States. The project aims to highlight the importance of immigrant doctors from these six nations by analyzing how the order affects the overall health of the United […]

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The Impending Nursing Shortage In The United States

Internationals To The Rescue By the year 2024, the American Nursing Association (ANA) estimates that the United States healthcare system will be short 1.2 million nurses. With an aging American population and an increased number of retiring nurses, the United States faces an impending nursing crisis. Just as foreign-born nurses came to help understaffed U.S. […]

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Cultural Competency

Shifting US Demographics The demographics of the United States are changing. According to the Pew Research Center, the U.S. will not have a single racial or ethnic majority by the year 2055. As the cultural fabric of our nation changes, medical practices are also evolving to adapt to these shifts in patient population. Cultural Competency […]

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