International Medical Graduates

Frequently asked questions include:

Q: What are the minimum passing scores for USMLE Step 1 and Step 2 board exams for application to your program? 
A: First-time pass rates with scores of at least 220 meet minimum criteria.

Q: Is USMLE Step 3 required for application to the program? 
A: USMLE Step 3 is not required for application to the program.

Q: Do you sponsor visas for IMG's? 
A: We accept J1 and H1B visas.

Q: Is clinical or research experience in the United States required to apply? 
A: We do not require clinical or research experience; however, this sort of experience will help strengthen an application.

Q: What is the maximum number of years since graduation from medical school that is allowed for application? 
A: We are currently considering applicants who graduated from medical school within the past six years.

Q: Do you offer clinical shadowing, observerships, externships, etc?
A: We do not offer these sorts of experiences at LVHN.


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If you have questions or would like to learn more about our Internal Medicine Residency program, reach out to our program coordinator Kristen Larimer, BA, at 484-862-3200 or via email below.
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