Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is the largest government healthcare institution providing healthcare services across Qatar. HMC was the first academic healthcare system in the region to achieve the prestigious international institutional accreditation from the Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education International (ACGME-I) which was received in November 2012. www.acgme-i.org
In July 2013, seven Residency Training Programs at HMC also successfully achieved ACGME-I’s international program accreditation More HMC residency programs are in the process of applying for international program accreditation and are expected to achieve it this year.
The Medical Education Department is pleased to announce that it will start receiving new applications for HMC Residency Training Programs for the new academic year 2015 - 2016 from August 10th, 2014.
The HMC Residency Training Programs academic year officially starts on July 1st every year in alignment with ACGME-I standards.
Priority will be given to applicants who are recent medical graduates and those who have completed their Internship within the last three years.
Applicants must have successfully completed 12 months of a 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 of applying for a residency program (please refer to FAQs for more details).
The Medical Education Department will only accept completed applications submitted with examination results. An incomplete application will not be accepted or considered for review. Applications sent by fax or email will also 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 applicant.
Any information provided MUST be accompanied with documented evidence or verification including all qualifications, clinical training and work experience detailed in the CV.
Completed applications must include the documents listed below: