Frequently Asked Questions
Is US Clinical Experience required?
No, we do not require you to have prior US Clinical Experience.
Do you offer observership opportunities for US Clinical Experience?
Unfortunately, we are unable to offer any such positions.
Do you recruit International Medical Graduates (IMGs)? What types of visa do you accept?
Yes, we do accept IMGs however we strongly prefer US Citizens and Green Card Holders.
I have been out of medical school for seven years. Do you have a graduation-year cut-off?
We have a graduation cut-off of within the last five years.
Do you offer pre-matches?
We are recruiting OUTSIDE THE MATCH ONLY!
How many positions do you have?
We will be offering 12 Categorical and 3 Preliminary year positions.
Where are your graduating residents now?
Typically about 50 percent of our residents pursue various fellowships upon graduation, including Pulmonary and Critical Care, Nephrology, Infectious Disease, Endocrinology and Cardiology. Many graduating residents go on to work as hospitalists in different academic and non-academic settings.
Who should I contact if I need more information?
You can get in touch with Trina Coleman, program coordinator, or Elanda Mayweather, assistant program coordinator, for our Internal Medicine Residency Program at (773) 257-5020 or IMresidency@sinai.org.