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What does FMG stand for?

FMG stands for Foreign Medical Graduate

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Passing the USMLE is a requirement for foreign medical graduates to pursue clinical residency training programme and/or fellowship programmes in most medical institutions in the US.
Leading health care practitioners from the US, who also made their presentation during the symposium were Dr John Norcini, president and CEO of the Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER) in Philadelphia, Dr Albert Lowenfels, Professor of Surgery and Professor of Community and Preventive Medicine at New York Medical College, Professor A Donny Strosberg from the Department of Infectology, Scripps Research Institute in Florida and Stephen S Seeling, JD, vice-president for Operations, Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) in Philadelphia.
A good portion of that gap has been filled by foreign medical graduates, but they are also beginning to seek careers in other specialties, he said.