As of Sunday, March 15, 2020, Illinois had 64 confirmed cases of COVID-19, 449 have tested negative, and 195 tests are pending result. No fatalities from the virus have been documented in Illinois. The fatalities are generally in the elderly and immuno-compromised, and usually when they do not get proper care (such as those on […]
Each year the Department of Surgery at the University of Washington offers 4 visiting sub-internship positions to international medical graduates who are interested in pursuing a preliminary position in our residency program. Hospital surgery rotations are difficult for IMGs to secure, so we think this is worth sharing again.
The ID group at Mayo Clinic just published a small but important study on the use of remote ID telemedicine consults for hospitals that have no ID services on-site. Comparing 100 cases who had “eConsults” with 300 historic controls, the investigators found that the cases with ID eConsults had a substantially better clinical outcome — […]
Learn more about their fascinating programs here: https://imss.org/public-events/
“In the United States, a legion of administrative health care workers and health insurance employees who play no direct role in providing patient care costs every American man, woman and child an average of $2,497 per year.” Read more about it here.
This interactive form provides IMGs and students some perspective on your potential for matching to residency programs. Plug in your scores and other info, and see the results! https://public.tableau.com/profile/national.resident.matching.program#!/vizhome/ChartingOutcomes_0/ChartingOutcomes
Start your rotation (externship or clerkship) with a friend before January 31st and each person receives $100 off the first rotation.
To celebrate March and the beginning of spring, Chicago Clerkships is offering $200 off your first rotation with us! All of our hands-on clinical rotations include: • One performance-based LOR per 4-week rotation.• Access to our exclusive homestay housing network.• Consultation and guidance on a variety of topics, from SIM cards to match application planning, […]
Start your rotation with a friend or two (or three or four!) before January 31, 2019 and each person gets a discount on their first rotation. Rotations must START by the week of Monday, 1/28/2019. At least two people must sign up at the same time, but it is not necessary to sign up for […]