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  aamirnoureen - 07/10/18 13:47
 
  I have completed my MEDICAL school in 2006, did my usmle step1, step2ck and step2cs in 2007-08, with score of 86 in step1 and 83 in step2, I worked as research associate in for around 5 months, couldn't match and then I was working in Gulf for sometime, I did my plan exam in 2015 and presently I am in training program in Emergency medicine as ST3 in UK, I just want to know can I apply for residency now and what are the chances  
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* Re:Chances of residency
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  shivansh - 07/12/18 10:47
 
  Have you been ECFMG certified.

You may have chance to get matched.
Also as you are an old graduate you need to get continuous hands-on clinical experience in US itself and gain strong LORs in the specialty you want to apply for the match. Try to get connections which help during the IV process.
 
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* Re:Chances of residency
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  nataa - 07/18/18 14:17
 
  There are still chances. You must not give up. You must enroll in an externship program to acquire LoRs. You can also gain valuable connections that can lead to interviews. I gained 3 months USCE with medclerkships. All were ACGME accrediited hospital programs. You can send in a free application and speak with one of the physicians, good luck dear. medclerkships.com/apply/  
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