Monday, January 24, 2011

USA medical electives for international medical students

I tried to collect some of the available information about medical electives in the U.S.A for international medical students. Medical electives are important to many students worldwide, it is a strength point in your CV and is specially important to those looking to take the USMLE and work in the USA.

Try to contact the mentioned universities by any means and it is better to call them to get a fast response.

State Univ. of NY Downstate Medical Center
Location: NY
Processing fee: $175
Tuition fee: $0
Contact person: Ms. Sandra Mingo,

The Cleveland Clinic
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Processing fee: $0
Tuition fee: $0
Contact person: Patricia Gasser, , (216)445-7435 or (800)745-7438

Others: You have to be in final year of study and show proof of passing USMLE Step 1 score.

Brown University
Location: Providence, Rhode Island
Processing fee: 50
Tuition fee: 2873
Contact person: Linda Bozzario,401-863-2293

Georgetown University
Telephone Number: +1 202 687 1154

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Telephone Number: +1 215 898 8034

Fax Number: +1 215 898 0833

Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center

710 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032