Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is the largest governmental healthcare institution providing healthcare services to the community of Qatar. HMC is the first academic healthcare system in the region to achieve the prestigious international institutional accreditation by the Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education International (ACGME-I) on November 2012. www.acgme-i.org
In addition 7 Residency Training Programs at HMC successfully achieved the international program accreditation by ACGME-I on July 2013 and currently there are more residency programs applying for accreditation and expected to achieve the international program accreditation by ACGME-I this year.
The Medical Education Department is pleased to announce that we will start receiving new applications applying for HMC Residency Training Programs for the new academic year 2015 - 2016 with effect from August 10th, 2014.
HMC Residency Training Programs academic year officially starts on July 1st from every year in alignment with ACGME-I standards.
Priority will be given to applicants who are recent medical graduates and those who completed their Internship within the last 3 years.
Applicants must have successfully completed 12 months of Rotating or Straight Internship (refer to FAQs for more details).
Eligible applicants should have passed USMLE Step 2 CK or IFOM-CSE exam and TOEFL or IELTS (academic level) at the time applying for the residency programs (please refer to FAQs for more details).
The Medical Education Department will only accept completed applications with examination results. Any incomplete application will not be accepted or considered for review. Applications sent by fax or email will not be accepted.
All applications must be computer typed, any hand written applications will not be accepted.
Family and friends can submit applications on behalf of the candidate but applications must be completed and signed off personally by the applicants.
Any information provided MUST be accompanied with documented evidence or verification including all qualifications, clinical training and work experience provided in the CV.
Completed applications must include the below listed documents: