A quarter of the physician workforce in the United States consists of international medical graduates (IMGs). This year 4,222 non-U.S. citizens matched in first-year residency positions. I am an IMG from Guatemala, where I completed medical school. In March of 2014, I matched to an internal medicine residency in the United States. The road has been both satisfying and challenging, with all kinds of uncertainties. I …
Post Author: Juan J. Delgado-Hurtado, MD, MPH
Juan J. Delgado-Hurtado is an internal medicine physician.
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