IMG Program (BRIIDGE)
Education Manager: Emily Langerak
CIH Site Director: Mike Westerhaus, MD
Phone (cell): 617-869-2908
UMM-FV and Ridges Site Director: Hope Pogemiller, MD
HP Brooklyn Center Site Director: Salah Maalim, MD
Phone (cell): 612-607-2458
CUHCC Site Director: Aarti Bhatt
Phone: (cell) 920-905-0570
The BRIIDGE program - Bridge to Residency for Immigrant International Doctor Graduates through clinical Experience - is a 9-month program that aims to help international medical graduates develop the skills necessary to become successful residents in the United States medical system.
To learn more and begin the application process, visit the Minnesota Department of Health website.
Current participants can find the program manual here.
Current participants, faculty, and staff (2018)