ECFMG Facebook icon
Programs Overview »


Annual Report

The ECFMG Annual Report provides information on ECFMG’s programs, services, and initiatives. It includes a profile of applicants for ECFMG Certification, including data on country of citizenship, country of medical school, and performance on examinations. The Report also summarizes ECFMG’s other programs, including ERAS Support Services, Exchange Visitor Sponsorship Program, the Electronic Portfolio of International Credentials, and GEMxSM—Global educational exchange in medicine and the health professions. Information on the activities of ECFMG’s foundation, FAIMER®, and the Clinical Skills Evaluation Collaboration, a partnership of ECFMG and the National Board of Medical Examiners®, is also provided.

ECFMG 2015 Annual Report

ECFMG 2015 Annual ReportECFMG 2015 Annual Report (2 MB)

Download Adobe Acrobat Reader

Back to top

ECFMG Fast Facts

  • Established in 1956
  • Private, nonprofit organization
  • Headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Employs more than 800 people

ECFMG issued the first Standard ECFMG Certificates in 1958. Since then, it has certified more than 320,000 international medical graduates.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Evaluating the qualifications of international medical graduates
  • International medical schools
  • Physician credentials related to medical education, training, and licensure
  • Assessing clinical skills
FAIMER, a nonprofit foundation of ECFMG
Apply for employment
Contact ECFMG
Last updated April 18, 2016.
® Registered in the US Patent and Trademark Office.
Copyright © 1996-2017 by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates. All rights reserved.