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Ophthalmology Residency, British Doctor

During my clerkship year of medical school, I decided that I wanted to approach every specialty with an “open mind.” The inquisitiveness of internal medicine attracted me, but so did the “operate” mentality of surgery. Prior to, and during undergrad, I spent quite a bit of time cutting hair. Hair-cu…

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Family Medicine Residency, Doctor from Ukraine

Like most young people, I was an idealist looking for a way to do my part in improving the world and as my brother was studying medicine and greatly enjoying it, I decided to follow him into that field. It is a decision that I have never regretted.

I worked as a nurse in my home country of Ukrain…

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Fellowship Pediatric Ophthalmology, UAE

As a result of completing with you my Fellowship Program in Pediatric Ophthalmology, I will be well on my way towards becoming the one and only Emirati trained as a pediatric ophthalmologist in my country, the United Arab Emirates. I look forward, in particular, to the pursuit of cutting-edge excell…

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Childhood Cancer Research, Incidence, Survival

Childhood cancer is the second leading cause of death in children under 20 years of age in the United States.  Although mortality rates for childhood cancer have declined by 67% over the course of the last few decades, an estimated 10,380 new cases and 1,250 cancer deaths are expected to occur among…

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Fellowship Obstetric Anesthesiology, Canada

I am a doctor from Saudi Arabia and I knew by the time that I finished medical school that I wanted to build a lifetime specialization in Anesthesia because this is the area that aroused my greatest, curiosity, passion, and inspired me to give my all. My efforts in this area were rewarded by obtaini…

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Plastic Surgery Residency, Saudi

Now 25 and an accomplished physician, I hope to complete a residency program in plastic surgery at XXXX University Hospital so as to receive the finest, state-of-the art training and exposure available in our country, Saudi Arabia, in order to prepare myself for a lifetime of cutting edge performanc…

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Dermatology MSc Diploma, HIV, Skin Disease

Now 27, I earned my medical degree in my native Kenya and subsequently completed my internship at a major hospital, attending to patients in a broad variety of areas. I have chosen Dermatology to pursue as my specialization for a variety of reasons not the least of which is that Africa leads the wor…

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Internal Medicine, Canada, Young Saudi Woman

Sill only 26 years old, I am a young woman doctor from Saudi Arabia who is proud of the strides that I have made so far in medicine. I hope to become part of the medical community in America by being selected for a Residency Position in Internal Medicine in the USA so that I can grow professionally …

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Fellowship Hematology/Oncology, Indian

A doctor from India who is now a permanent resident of the USA, I hope to be accepted to a Hematology/Oncology fellowship position because this is very much the area in which I want to specialize as my heart is very much in the struggle against cancer. A very hard worker, I adapt quickly to new work…

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Residency Pathology, Indian Woman Doctor

A 29 year old woman doctor from India, I have been making my home here in the USA for more than 2 years now and I could not be happier to continue to advance in the practice of medicine here in America where it is state-of-the-art, helping me to learn very quickly and to grow professionally in leaps…

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IM Residency, Holistic, Malaysian

From a young age, I knew that I wanted to do something with my life to help others and made an early decision to pursue medicine. My training and experience to date has brought home to me the unique responsibilities and privileges of being a physician. I feel honored to have been entrusted with thes…

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IM Residency, Canada, Pakistani Doctor

In seeking to pursue residency in Internal Medicine at this University, a number of factors give rise to this application. Most important is my experience in IM, I have demonstrated a great deal of resolve and determination in reaching the stage at which I am making this application by broadening an…

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Residency Pediatrics, Preventive Medicine, Indian

I follow the philosophy of Forest Witcraft with respect to the value that I place on the lives and well being of children. He declared that “the world may be a little better, because I was important in the life of a child."

From summer camp counselor to teenage youth director, I have always lov…

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Residency Family Medicine, Brazilian, Florida

I hope to be selected for a residency position in Family Medicine with your distinguished health care organization as a result of my profound passion for the practice of Family Medicine and my readiness to respond, in particular, to the vast need for medical attention on the part of Hispanic populat…

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Plastic Surgery Residency, Iranian

A very hard worker and a dedicated student, I am a humble doctor who seeks to become a highly successful surgeon, particularly effective, creative, and always open to discovery and improvement. I especially appreciate the way in which surgery is such a highly specialized field, requiring enormous di…

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General Surgery Residency, Egyptian

Graduating from medical school in my native Egypt in 2003, I am now a highly dedicated international physician with more than ten years of experience practicing as a doctor in Internal Medicine with close attention to the details of surgery for many years. Most of that time was spent working long ho…

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Residency Neurosurgery, Canada, Archery

From early childhood, it was my hope to ‘make a difference’ rather than merely ‘make a living’ and there are few fields in which a more direct and beneficial difference is made in the life of another than through neurosurgery. The field also attracts me for the same reasons that archery (at which I …

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Residency Psychiatry, Indian Woman in Canada

My introduction to Psychiatry and issues of mental health was abrupt; 2 years ago, a medical student with her area of specialization undecided, my fiancé, XXXX, was diagnosed with schizophrenia. Now finishing medical school, I seek a career in psychiatry, because this is the area that I know best. I…

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Family Medicine, Doctor from Nepal

I feel strongly that I have a lot to give to a residency program in family medicine, ready for long hours on my feet. I am high energy, focused and have extensive experience in family medicine. A medical doctor trained in my native Nepal, I have now lived in the United States—along with my wife, a n…

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IM Residency, Iraqi Woman Doctor

 

At 32-years-old, I feel that I am at my optimal moment to give my all to a residency program in Internal Medicine. I finished medical school in my native Iraq, and I fell in love with Internal Medicine since I have always seen it as the most complex area of medicine with the most mysterious pr…

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