International medical university : Study in US curriculum

There are very good medical schools in other countries and, in some instances, it may be easier to gain admission to a International medical university than in your country’s medical schools.  Some students who are driven to enter  medical school right out of college should recall that it is advisable to consider  other International Medical […]

Studying Medicine : your guide to study medicine abroad

Studying medicine and becoming doctor is dreams of many students across the world. Studying medicine can lead to a sought-after career in healthcare. Studying medicine opens so many doors for you. It is never late to study medicine. In some countries like USA, most students go to medical schools after graduation or even after getting […]

Study MBBS ( MD ) abroad – Options for Indian Students

The gap between supply and demand in medical education is quite high and lakhs of interested students are not able to get the opportunity due to availability of limited number of medical seats. Medical education abroad is one of the solutions for this problem. The demand for medical education abroad is slowly gaining momentum and […]

Tips on composing a medical school essay

An  essay is a part of the application that you submit to many medical schools in US and around the world. Medical School admissions can be extremely competitive and only the brightest, most empathetic and communicative people will usually make it through the many stages of the selection process. Interestingly, most schools are not just interested […]

Nursing Matters : Careers in Nursing

Nurses play a vital role in the delivery of health care. In fact, they have the broadest and farthest-reaching role compared to any other health care professional. The profession advocates for health promotion, educates patients and the public on the prevention of illness and injury, provides care and assists in cures, participates in rehabilitation and […]

How to take USMLE – United States Medical Licensing Examination

The United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) must be passed by anyone wishing to practice medicine in the United States, whether they have undertaken their training there or abroad. The USMLE assesses a physician’s ability to apply knowledge, concepts, and principles, and to demonstrate fundamental patient-centered skills, that are important in health and disease and […]

Job Prospects of Registered Nurse in the US

There were more than 2.6 million registered nurses employed in the U.S. in 2012, according to the Labor Department, plus another 718,000 licensed practical and vocational nurses and tens of thousands of nurse practitioners and other advanced specialists. RNs made nearly $68,000 per year on average in 2012, and the Labor Department expects employment to […]

Becoming a Doctor in the US : Hospital Residency and USMLE

In order to receive a medical residency, you must have completed medical school. That is, you need an M.D. or D.O. degree, from an accredited medical school. You also need to have taken the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) or Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Examination (COMLEX); depending on the requirements of the individual schools […]

How to become a Nurse in the US : things to know

Latest job projection is that there will be a 26% growth from 2010 to 2020 in the demand for nurses in the U.S. This growth rate is faster than most jobs. If you are considering becoming a nurse in the US there are certain requirements that you will be required to meet. Nurse in the US […]