ERAS, MATCH links and resources for IMGs

1. Requirements for ECFMG Certification for 2021 Match

Pathways for IMGs who have not passed Step 2 CS to meet the requirements for ECFMG Certification. Information for those who have not passed Step 2 CS and not certified by ECFMG.

2. ERAS 2021 Residency Timeline for IMG's

ERAS has modified dates for the 2021 Residency and July cycle Fellowship Application Cycles.

3. ERAS 2021 Participating Specialties & Programs

A list of the specialties and programs currently participating in ERAS.

4. NRMP report for IMGs (contains the correlation between the Match and scores for those who had interviews)

Latest NRMP report about IMGs. Characteristics of International Medical Graduates Who Matched to Their Preferred Specialty in the 2018 Main Residency Match.

5. FREIDA database (can be useful to check 2020-2021 season deadlines if programs report)

Free database that shows many IMG friendly programs.

6. New free Residency Explorer tool. (Attention! read description)

New free database that shows many US/Non-US IMG friendly programs. Shows incorrect data about scores for IMGs.

7. Fees for ERAS Residency Applications

ERAS application fees are based on the number of programs applied to per specialty.

8. Match Calendars

Match Calendars including main residency Match detailed calendar.

9. MATCH fees

Fees for registration, rank order list, etc.

10. ACGME accreditation check

Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education accreditation and general information.

11. EMRA Match

EMRA Match is a collaboration between EMRA, CDEM, CORD and ACEP that was created as an alternative to commercial residency directories which have attempted to rank programs.

12. Urology Residency Match

2021 Urology Residency Match Program Schedule, etc.

13. SFMatch

Neurosurgery, ophthalmology, plastic surgery. San Francisco (SF) Residency and Fellowship Match Services.