International Medical Graduates—A Critical Component of the Global Health Workforce

JAMA
February 27, 2018, Vol 319, No. 8, Pages 745-840
http://jama.jamanetwork.com/issue.aspx

Viewpoint
International Medical Graduates—A Critical Component of the Global Health Workforce
Joseph Nwadiuko, MD, MPH; Varshini Varadaraj, MBBS, MS, MPH; Anju Ranjit, MD, MPH
JAMA. 2018;319(8):765-766. doi:10.1001/jama.2017.17961
This Viewpoint discusses international medical graduates practicing in the United States and Canada—benefits and drawbacks to remaining in North America or returning to their country of origin to practice.