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Family Medicine: Graduation 5 or more years ago No Minimum USMLE Scores or <=80 Multiple Attempts on USMLEs Both H1 & J1 Either H1 or J1 IMG Friendly Green Card/Citizens Only Non-recent Grad and Passing USMLE Scores

Item#FP-2: Family Practice Residency Programs that sponsor (both H1 visas and J1 visa) or just H1 visa.

Total # of programs: 60 (All our Family Medicine lists have been updated for 2011 match.)

(States: AK, AL, AZ, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, LA, MD, MI, MO, MS, MT, NE, NH, NJ, NY, NC, ND, NV, OH, PA, RI, SC, SD, TX, VA, WV, WI, WY)

Price: $69.99

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Item # FP-2: Family Medicine Residency Programs that sponsor both H1 and J1 visas or just H1 visas

FREIDA Code, Program and Type H1 or J1 visa sponsored? USMLE Step 1 Scores USMLE Step 2 Scores First Attempt on USMLEs? Residents IMGs_10 %IMGs_10 PGY1 IMGs_10 US IMGs_10 US Clinical Experience Graduation Unfilled in 2007 match? Unfilled in 2006 match? Unfilled in 2005 match? Comments Deadline, City, State, Phone, Email, Web
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75=Passing USMLE scores (also referred to as no minimum USMLE scores) 75=Passing USMLE scores (also referred to as no minimum USMLE scores) Preferred or Required 24 24 999%
 

 
Required, Duration not specified 5 Years Yes Yes Yes Almost 100% IMGs, Preferred scores: 80+; Hands-on US clinical experience (but would consider outside experience); visas individually considered; ECFMG certificate required prior to NRMP Match deadline; graduation: within 5 years of program start date *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   18 999 999%
 

 
Preferred, Not required 7 Years Yes No No Very IMG friendly program (in past more than 75% IMGs in any given batch); 06-07: at least 1 US IMG in PGY-1 *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   24
 
999%
 

 
12 months 5 Years No No No IMG friendly; Needed US experience depends on the date of graduation; Either graduation or last clinical practice within last 5 years; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   12 999 999%
 

 
Preferred, Not required No info No No Yes LORs from clinical experience (US or home country), but USCE and 2 LORs from that preferred; ECFMG certificate required *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   6 4 100% 2
 
Required, Duration not specified 10 Years No No No Graduation: state licensure limit applies; 5 attempts in all for Steps 1 & 2; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   18 999 85%
 

 
Required, Duration not specified None No No Yes ECFMG certificate required; 2 attempts allowed; Combined 2-digit score of 160 on the USMLE Steps 1 & 2; US or Canadian clinical experience ok; No USCE required if US undergraduate or graduate degree *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75 Preferred or Required 18 14 82% 4 14 Required, Duration not specified 3 Years No No Yes Very US-IMG friendly; ECFMG certificate required, Must have passed Step 1 at the least, Clinical experience such as rotations or residency in the US, Canada, Great Britain, Germany, New Zealand & Australia *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75 Preferred or Required 15 9 67% 4 0 Preferred, Not required 2 Years No No Yes First attempts; Graduation flexible with good US clinical experience; Prefers J-1 visa; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   18
 
57% 7 1 None/No Mention 5 Years No No No Could easily have more IMGs as PGY-3 IMG info is not available; 2 attempts on USMLEs allowed; If graduation > 5 years, U.S. clinical experience (USCE) is required; current ECFMG certificate required; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   36 11 53% 10 8 2 months None Yes No No 3 attempts max on each USMLE step; USCE & 2 US LORs written within the past year; externship & observership do not count; For H1 visa, Pass USMLE step 3 before February 1; exempt from H1 cap; Graduation: clinical continuity matters, (some flexibility) *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   18 8 50% 5 1 None/No Mention 5 Years No No Yes 2 attempts allowed; If graduation > 5 years ago; experience as a physician in the U.S is required; 1 US-IMG for 2007-2008 intern year out of 6 residents; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   24 9 42% 6 2 Required, Duration not specified 5 Years Yes Yes Yes Program intermittently warms up to IMGs; LORs from US clinical experience required; 3 attempts in all for Steps 1 & 2; 1st attempt on USMLE Step 3; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   18 9 39% 0 2 6 months 3 Years Yes No Yes Also visit, *; 6 months clinical experience in a US medical facility; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   36 9 28% 3 2 None/No Mention None No No No ECFMG certificate required; If graduated 2+ years ago, must currently be clinically active (does not have to be in the US); H1-B Visa on a case-by-case basis provided USMLE Step 3 is passed by ROL submission; Must pass CSA by ROL submission; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   36 5 22% 2 1 None/No Mention None No No No Dean's letter required; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75 Preferred or Required 30 999 17% 2 2 6 months None No No Yes Prefers: Higher USMLE scores & first attempts, and 6-12 months US clinical experience; At least 17% IMGs; 2 IMGs in incoming PGY-1 (06-07); ECFMG certificate needed before beginning the program; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   42 6 10% 1 0 12 months 3 Years No Yes Yes No more than 2 attempts on each; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   21 999 5% 0 0 None/No Mention
 
No Yes Yes Not an IMG friendly programs as such; ECFMG certificate required right at the time of application *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75 Preferred or Required 12
 

 

 

 
12 months ACGME 5 Years No No No Must have ECFMG certificate by ROL (Rank Order List) submission deadline; USCE: 1 yr ACGME preferred, but reviews any experience; If not a first attempt, scores of 80 or above required *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   18
 

 

 

 
12 months 5 Years No No No 5 yrs requirement due to licensure issues, 2 attempts at the most; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   20
 

 

 

 
Preferred, Not required 5 Years No No No Only 1 attempt (in all) allowed; if a previous residency elsewhere & in practice, graduation is flexible; used to require 1 year USCE; For H-1 visa, pass USMLE Step 3 by NRMP match results; H-1 Applicant responsible for immigration attorney and visa fees *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   42 999 50%
 

 
6 months 5 Years No Yes No USMLEs within 3 attempts; H1 visa if available, If not from US/Canada/Great Britain , 6 months exp. inpatient or outpatient (in the past 2 years) in any of these countries; IMG friendly (50%-75%) *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   18 999
 

 

 
12 months ACGME 3 Years No No Yes Second attempt on USMLEs considered; 1 year of US clinical training (medical student or resident like) within last 2 years and 2 US LORs from that; Must be ECFMG certificate eligible by ROL submission *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   15
 

 

 

 
12 months ACGME None No No No No US exp. required, if from WHO listed medical school in Canada, Australia, England, Ireland, or Israel or 5th pathway program; If passed USMLEs on first attempts, program implies NO 1 year residency experience needed *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   18 999
 

 

 
3 months 5 Years No No No USMLEs within last 5 years; 3-6 months resident like US/Canada clinical experience in last 2 years (documentation necessary) ; H1 visa: applicant responsible for immigration attorney fees; current ECFMG certificate required *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   6 999 50%
 

 
6 months 5 Years No No No USMLEs within 3 attempts; H1 visa if available; If not from US/Canada/Great Britain , 6 months exp. inpatient or outpatient (in the past 2 years) in any of these countries; IMG friendly (50-75%+) *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   18 2
 

 

 
Required, Duration not specified None No Yes Yes Many D.O.s; no IMGs in 2006-2007 PGY-1 year *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75 Preferred or Required 12
 

 

 

 
12 months ACGME No info Yes No No Clinical experience in a hospital in United Kingdom or Canada is also acceptable; prefers higher scores, exempt from H-1 visa cap; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   21
 

 

 

 
12 months ACGME None Yes Yes Yes 12 months of clinical rotations within last 2 years in the U.S ok, but observership or externship don't qualify; Pass USMLE Step 1 in 2 attempts and Step 2 on the first attempt; Valid ECFMG certificate required for interview consideration *
* Only H1 sponsored 77 77   30 30
 

 

 
None/No Mention None No No No USMLE scores of 77 on each step; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 78 78   21 999 999%
 

 
Preferred, Not required None No No No Majority of residents are IMGs *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 78 78   12
 

 

 

 
6 months 7 Years No No Yes Flexible on US Clinical Experience and graduation year from medical school; Coordinator: No visas, but institute policy is: J1 & H1 visa - (only if available), use your own judgment *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 79 79   18 999
 

 

 
Preferred, Not required None No No No Scores on each step; ECFMG certificate needed by ROL submission *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   24 999 999%
 

 
Required, Duration not specified None No No No ECFMG certificate required; Successful completion of USMLE Step 3 by Dec 31 for H1 visa; 3 digits scores: 185/190; Canadian clinical experience is also ok; LORs also required from US/Canada clinical experience; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   21 999 90%
 

 
6 months None No No No 3 attempts on USMLEs at the most; Clinical experience in: US, UK or Australia (externships and observerships considered, but not research) *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   12 9 82% 3 0 Required, Duration not specified 6 Years No No Yes 2007-2008: 3 (out of 4) interns are IMGs; Encourages application by mid-November; Multiple attempts on USMLEs allowed (limited to two on each); *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80 Preferred or Required 18 17 72% 3 2 6 months 6 Years No No No USMLE Step 1 and 2 on first attempt, should have passed Step 2 CS & English test; for H1-B visa, pass USMLE Step 3 by March, 2008 *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80 Preferred or Required 27 999 60%
 

 
Required, Duration not specified 5 Years No Yes No Scores requirement flexible; Multiple attempts at USMLE looked upon less favorably; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   18
 
56% 4
 
6 months 5 Years No No Yes Prefers: 80, but is not absolute; 2 attempts; Flexibility is shown depending other qualifications; Prefers J-1; H1 visa: on a case-by-case basis; USCE: Canadian, UK or Australian clinical experience is ok; Programs says 70% IMGs; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   27
 
50%
 

 
2 months 10 Years No No No LOR from US experience needed; For H-1 visa, complete USMLE Step 3 by 12/31/07; Also accepts its own paper application in addition to ERAS application *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80 Preferred or Required 27 9 48% 5 8 Preferred, Not required 5 Years No No No Minimum USMLE scores on each on first attempt; prefers US citizens and permanent residents; should have ECFMG certificate or very close to receiving it; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   18 6 39%
 

 
Preferred, Not required None No No No All residency applications reviewed *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   18 5 33% 2 3 Required, Duration not specified 2 Years No Yes No Criteria are preferred, not absolute; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   18 2 33% 1
 
6 months 2 Years Yes No Yes Prefers activity in clinical medicine in the USA within the previous 2 years (medical school or residency); ECFMG certificate required for application; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80 Preferred or Required 26 8 27% 3 2 Preferred, Not required 3 Years No No No No fail on USMLE allowed; highly prefers: 1 year of US clinical experience; if graduation > 3 years --> meaningful continuity in medicine required; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80 Preferred or Required 18
 

 

 

 
Preferred, Not required 4 Years No No No H-1 visa: results of USMLE Step 3 must be available before match due date; Prefers 4-6 weeks USCE (observerships are considered); Graduation: not before 2004 *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   18
 

 

 

 
Required, Duration not specified 3 Years No Yes Yes Residency interview criteria is not absolute, but preferred; Dean's letter required; Graduation: after 2005; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   27
 

 

 

 
12 months 5 Years No No No See * *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80 Preferred or Required 18
 

 

 

 
12 months 10 Years No No No Claims to have IMGs; scores on each step *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 82 82   18 10 39% 1 2 6 months 7 Years Yes Yes Yes 6-12 months of ACGME approved training in the U.S. requested; Externships and observerships will be considered.; For H1 visa, premium processing only and must submit PASS result by match; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 85 85   30 999
 

 

 
3 months 5 Years No Yes Yes 2 attempts allowed; ECFMG certificate needed by ROL submission; Recent US clinical experience (including some in Family Medicine) and LORs from that; H1-B visas on a case-by-case basis *

Notes:

  1. N/A or empty cells=No information is available
  2. IMGs_10 = 999 and %IMGs_10 = 999%, mean Family Medicine residency program takes IMGs, but InfoIMG could not obtain the total number and/or % of IMGs, respectively.
  3. The "IMGs_10", "%IMGs_10", "PGY1 IMGs_10" and "US IMGs_10" fields are as of June 30, 2010. InfoIMG has yet been not able to update these fields for the batches that graduated in 2010 as PGY III and joined as PGY I. However, whenever available that information is provided in the "comments" field..

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