There are advantages of pursuing MPH programs in USA leading to medical PG

Creating a network of doctors and gain their confidence during this 2-year period. While pursuing MPH degree in USA, one can take a break for one semester after the first year and during this period, the doctors complete their clerkship (The mandatory step for getting residency).The program allows the student to get 5 years of Visa while going from India giving safe passage right till the time they pass their USMLE-3.In case of problem in getting the residency for clinical PG program, the public health management degree helps you to take care of your living expenses.

Medical PG in USA offers clinical challenges all throughout its roadmap due to the fact that the whole system is thoughtfully designed. Many Indian doctors seek advice to pursue MD in USA after MBBS in India. Many of the Indian doctors who could not get PG seat through NEET PG or AIPGMEE in India look for this option. Currently, there are many Indian doctors in USA. However, there are various ways by which they reached their target.Most of the doctors prefer to pursue medical post-graduation in USA is to take an admission to Masters in public health (MPH). A doctor can pursue different courses after MBBS in India but MPH course in USA is the best option. This postgraduate course in USA gives a breathing period for the students since generally, the student Visa issued by the US consulate for Indian students are for 5 years for Master’s Program. Indian doctors wishing to pursue post graduate medical education in USA generally take admission to Master in Public Health and utilize this time period for giving their clinical exams! Ultimately, they end up with 2 degrees, one clinical after the residency and one non-clinical one such as” Masters of Public Health” or even Diploma in public health in USA before they start their Residency to complete postgraduate medical courses in USA.

About USMLE-1 Exam

The first step towards Medical PG in USA is naturally USMLE 1. The MCQ based test has multiple answers, sometimes more than 5-6 answers and you may be asked to give all the correct answers! This competitive exam, the first step towards post-graduation in medicine in USA tests the foundation of your knowledge with analytical and diagnostic mind. Indian Doctors with clear fundamentals and with ability to apply the knowledge and concepts logically are able to crack it well. Remember, only one attempt can be given for this exam and accordingly, the students always prepare their best and give lot of Mock test before appearing for this most important exam of their academic life. Before we start the journey, we must understand the difficulty level of USMLE -1 exam.

Passing USMLE gives you many opportunities. Few of them are listed below

Apply for residency in USA.
Apply for fellowship in USA.
Life time validity of ECFMG certificate.
USMLE step 1 and step 2 are valid for NZREX Clinical.
DHA Dubai also recognizes it to practice as general practitioner.
Accepted as an alternative to MCQEE in some provinces of Canada for residency applications.


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