IMG-Related Links

Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates®
For information on the ECFMG and Steps 1 and 2 of the USMLE, including application forms, contact Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, 3624 Market St., Philadelphia, PA 19104-2685. Phone: (215) 386-5900. Through its program of certification, the ECFMG assesses the readiness of IMGs to enter residency or fellowship programs in the United States that are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.

Educational Testing Service
For information about the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL®), contact Educational Testing Service, TOEFL/TSE Services, P.O. Box 6151, Princeton, NJ 08541-6151. Phone: (609) 951-1100.

J Exchange Program
For information on the J Exchange Program, contact  United States Information Agency, J-1 Waiver Review Office, 301 Fourth St., SW, Washington, D.C. 20547. Phone: (202) 401-9800, Fax: (202) 401-9809.

National Ethnic Medical Society Links  

National Resident Matching Program
For information and to request an NRMP application, contact National Resident Matching Program , 2501 M. St., NW, Suite 1, Washington, D.C. 20037-1307. Phone: (202) 828-0566. Please include your USMLE/ECFMG Identification number on all correspondence.  

Texas Ethnic Medical Society Links  

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
USCIS  is a government agency responsible for the administration of immigration and naturalization adjudication functions and establishing immigration services policies and priorities.

United States Medical Licensing Examination
For general information regarding the USMLE, contact United States Medical Licensing Examination USMLE Secretariat , 3750 Market St., Philadelphia, PA 19104-3190. Phone: (215) 590-9600.

Some of this information provided by the American Medical Association.  


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