The Journey of an Indian Doctor To America

Each year thousands of medical graduates from India come to America to become a doctor in the US. Those immigrants apply for medical residency and for various reasons don’t achieve this goal. US medical graduates have a strong infrastructure, but graduates from India do not have this luxury. They often fail trying to learn the […]

Do you have a good personal statement? Let’s see!

Your personal statement matters! Whether you’re a graduate of UCLA’s medical school or an international medical graduate from Sri Lanka, we know that the residency application process has a few transparent absolutes. One of them is a personal statement. When your application for residency or fellowship is being reviewed, the personal statement will decide if […]

Protect Your Eyes This Healthy Vision Month

Healthcare professionals across America have deemed July Healthy Vision Month. Though most of us rely on our vision at every waking moment, it can be easy to take for granted your healthy eyesight until it’s gone. Each year due to environmental and technological changes in our world, it becomes more and more important to educate […]

Adjusting to Residency:
Get to Know Your New Neighborhood

Achieving US medical residency is a defining moment in one’s career. As hopeful medical students cross the frontier into true doctorhood, it brings both fulfilling and scary changes. Many new residents find themselves matched to a program in an entirely new location they’ve never been to before. Moving to a new city or even country […]

Medical Residency and Mental Health: What Can Be Done?

While getting into a residency program can be an exciting next step toward your medical aspirations, it is not without its own hardships. Throughout the 21st century, research finds that many medical residents struggle with clinical depression and poor mental health at some point in their residency. From a 2018 study by the University of […]

The Do’s and Don’ts of the ERAS Application

With 2022’s Match Week now a thing of the past, it’s time for 2023 medical residency hopefuls to begin filling out their ERAS application. Preparing for ERAS isn’t something you can truly do right in just a few months or weeks. The best ERAS applications require hard work throughout your entire education to showcase one’s […]

Key Things to Know for Match Week 2022

The big moment you’ve been waiting for is almost here. Match Day, which takes place on the third Friday of March, is when you’ll find out where you’ve been matched to complete your hands-on medical education. Learning where your residency takes place in the U.S. can be one of the most nerve-wracking parts of your […]

Why You Need U.S. Clinical Experience for U.S. Medical Residency Placement

Every year, thousands of international medical graduates (IMGs) apply for U.S. Medical Residency. If completing your medical training in the U.S. is part of your post-graduate goals, then you’ll need something crucial to stand out amongst the crowd. It’s none other than knowledge about the American healthcare system. If you can demonstrate your awareness of […]

Preventive Medicine Will Be Critical in A Post-COVID World

So COVID-19 is over? Or so we think… the time that has passed since the pandemic was an epiphany for the preparation of future outbreaks. A rising medical specialty, Preventive Medicine, has unsurprisingly filled that gap of preparation. Preventative Medicine focuses on the well-being of individuals, ultimately preventing diseases and disabilities. The FDA has been […]

Most Common Questions About U.S. Medical Residency

Time is ticking and the clock is “tocking”….well maybe that latter might be a stretch, that’s when you realize medicine has taken hold of your sanity. So, you have finished medical school and you’re wondering what’s the next chapter. Well look no further, we, Residents Medical, can direct the path for you.  After studying grueling […]