SAMA Observership Application

If you are applying from outside USA, please send a copy of US visa stamp on passport to

If you don’t do that, your application will NOT be considered.

We have to do this now, because we lost a few positions because the accepted candidates were unable to take the confirmed observership positions due to visa rejection in US embassy.

We regret this situation but we are experiencing huge demand and have very few positions and cannot afford to lose any of them.

Interview Skills Workshops

SAMA Interview Skills Workshops

Chicago, Sept 27th 2015

The workshop was held in the Crowne Plaza Chicago O’hare. It was attended by 33 physicians applying for residency. It started with oral presentations then a Q&A session. Following that, one to one mock interviews were held. At the end of each mock interview, applicants were given immediate feedback regarding their interview skills & advice on how to improve them.

AGM 2015, June –Detroit


AGM 2014, June –Detroit

AGM 2013, June – Detroit


Personal Statement Review

SAMA Personal Statement Review

Coordinated by:
Mohammed Gafar Elhassan, M.D.
M.B.B.S., University of Khartoum, Sudan
Faculty hospitalist
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCSF
UCSF Fresno Center for Medical Education and Research, Fresno, CA
Tel: 559-499-6500
Fax: 559-499-6501

Please read the advice on how to write a personal statement in the link below, prior to submitting your request