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Application Process

Application Criteria

We use a wholistic approach to our application review and although we have set some guidelines for the characteristics of an ideal application, we appreciate that sometimes life happens and it can sometimes derail even the best of intentions.

Our general guidelines are:

  • No minimum USMLE/COMLEX score requirements, we look at pass/fail only, but do consider number of attempts
  • The ideal applicant would have
    • Been active clinically, either in medical school or working as an independent physician within the past 5 years
    • A positive Medical School record (a single resolved issue is acceptable)
    • A minimum of 3 LORs from US clinical experience, with one of them being from a Family Medicine experience
    • A Personal Statement demonstrating commitment to the Family Medicine specialty

Required Application Materials

  • Personal statement demonstrating passion and dedication to the specialty of family medicine and future goals
  • Medical School Performance Evaluation (MSPE)
  • Transcripts from all medical schools attended
  • Verifiable US Clinical Experience
    • Outlining number of hours/weeks dedicated to each experience
  • Three letters of recommendation from US clinical experience, dated within the last year, and at least one from Family Medicine
  • USMLE and/or COMLEX transcripts
  • Professional Photograph of yourself

Contact Us

For questions about the program, please email cvmc-fmrp@primehealthcare.com