Many foreign medical expert and well trained medical doctor are migrated to united state of America for a better pay job,The United States already faces a shortage of physicians in the past few years, especially in especially where foreign-trained physicians are most likely to practice, like primary care.according to the report, united state in the few coming years is most likely to face huge shortage of medical practitioner,there is great door of opportunity for any foreign national who study medical science either in Africa or Asia to get easily employment opportunity in the united state of America. only what you need do is to get salience through their professional examination design for foriegn national as a medical practitioner,The Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG). It was founded in 1956 to assess whether IMGs are ready to enter ACME-accredited residency programs in the United States. You must be certified by the ECFMG before you can take the United States Medical Licensing Examination® (USMLE®) the USMLE,United States Medical Licensing Exam,is compulsory for all foreign medical practitioner who which to migrate to united state for employment,
Requirements for ECFMG Certification
To meet up with the requirement the following steps must follows
International medical graduates must complete all of the requirements to be certified. The ECFMG will then issue a Standard ECFMG Certificate.
1. Application for ECFMG Certification
Submit an application for ECFMG certification before applying to the ECFMG for examination.
Consult the World Directory of Medical Schools(www.wdoms.org) to confirm that students and graduates from your medical school are eligible.
2. Examination Requirements
IMGs must pass Step 1 and Step 2 of the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE), which are the same examinations taken by U.S. and Canadian graduates. Time limits may apply. Detailed information on the USMLE is available, for further assistance in the process, check our website for more update or contact us for any assistance