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by DeepRoller
Wed Apr 04, 2007 6:11 pm
Forum: Foreign & Caribbean Medical Schools
Topic: Am I eligible for the USMLE exam?
Replies: 8
Views: 5552

It's not the degree...it's the university and whether or not it's in IMED. She told me in a private that she'd already done that.
by DeepRoller
Wed Apr 04, 2007 7:24 am
Forum: Foreign & Caribbean Medical Schools
Topic: I am going to apply to the OffShore Med Schools but.....?
Replies: 9
Views: 6750

Capt. Bob, I think you just need to have a bit more confidence in yourself. Those schools would be lucky to get you (or any pharmacist, almost). Pick the ones you like the best, visit them, if at all possible, and apply to them. I am sure you will have no problem with stats like that. For sure, incl...
by DeepRoller
Wed Apr 04, 2007 7:14 am
Forum: Foreign & Caribbean Medical Schools
Topic: Am I eligible for the USMLE exam?
Replies: 8
Views: 5552

Correct! Most of the non-U.S. born FMG's practicing in the U.S. have only bachelor's degrees really, including my mom who got hers at the University of Witwatersand in South Africa. The U.S. is the only country where we call the first medical degree a doctor's degree. Well...Canada and Mexico, too, ...
by DeepRoller
Tue Apr 03, 2007 9:26 am
Forum: Foreign & Caribbean Medical Schools
Topic: Poland Med schools
Replies: 6
Views: 4591

I understand.
See for me, having to go to Bonaire, or St. Maarten, or Dominica, or any of the othrs, would be torture.
I don't like sand, seawater; I don't do particularly well in warm, moist environements--it just wouldn't be good.
I'm prolly going to Poland, though.

Michael
by DeepRoller
Tue Apr 03, 2007 9:21 am
Forum: Foreign & Caribbean Medical Schools
Topic: Am I eligible for the USMLE exam?
Replies: 8
Views: 5552

Go to the ECFMG website (www.ecfmg.org), and see if your med school is listed in IMED.
This is the only definitive answer.
You'd be surprised how few non-U.S. med schools aren't in there, though.

Michael