International medical graduates entering into an American medical training program can be overwhelmed by the applications, education, and cultural experiences. Written in cooperation with the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) and ACP, The International Medical Graduate's Guide to US Medicine and Residency Training is a practical guide featuring information and guidance on the application process, residency training in America, the American medical culture, certification, and beyond. Providing an overview of residency training and life in America, IMG breaks down the education process, focusing on such key areas as: Selecting and Applying to Residency Programs Language and Communication Administrative, Financial, and Regulatory Issues Patient Care Assessment, Certification, and Licensure Up-to-date information, strategies, resources, and reference tools further assist the reader in their American medical training process. An additional section is devoted to acclimating to American culture, providing information on culture, finances, day-to-day living, and much more. IMG is the one-source reference tool international medical graduates have been waiting for.