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Publications available on this website include the ECFMG Annual Report, the ECFMG Certification Fact Sheet, the ECFMG Fact Card, the ECFMG Information Booklet, and the J-1 Visa Sponsorship Fact Sheet.


Download forms related to ECFMG services including requests for Standard ECFMG Certificate validation, scores and transcripts, and biographic information changes as well as submission forms for IWA documents, medical education credentials, and payment.


ECFMG’s e-mail newsletters reach thousands of individuals worldwide with important, timely updates on ECFMG programs and services and related issues. Free e-mail subscription and access to archived issues are available for The ECFMG® Reporter, ECFMG-ERAS News, and ECFMG Focus. Free e-mail subscription is also available for ECHO News.

MyECFMG Mobile App

The MyECFMG mobile app is a free, downloadable tool that enables applicants for ECFMG Certification to access their ECFMG account information, request forms, view important status updates, and more. MyECFMG is available from the App Store (iPhone users) and Google Play (Android users).


Available information includes data on the Standard ECFMG Certificate and certificate holders, IMG performance on USMLE exams, and J-1 visa sponsorship.

ECFMG Policies and Procedures Regarding Irregular Behavior

This document defines irregular behavior as it relates to ECFMG’s programs and services, outlines procedures in cases of allegations of irregular behavior, and summarizes some of the consequences of a finding of irregular behavior.

Fees and Payment

Available information includes a schedule of the fees encountered most frequently for ECFMG programs and services, information on payment methods, and ECFMG’s payment policies.

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The ECFMG Reporter provides its nearly 200,000 subscribers with regular e-mail updates on ECFMG Certification, GME in the United States, and other issues important to IMGs.

With nearly 50,000 subscribers, ECFMG-ERAS News is the best source of updates and tips for IMGs using the AAMC’s ERAS to apply for residency positions in U.S. GME programs.

ECHO News provides ECFMG-certified physicians with updates on new ECHO resources and other news related to planning their careers.

ECFMG Focus provides nearly 4,000 representatives of international medical schools with updates on ECFMG's activities and services for the international medical education community.

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