Are there American doctors practicing in China?

I want to study medicine. I also love the notion of living in my parents native country (China, more specifically Shanghai) and seeing how life would be like out there. I'm just wondering is it common for American doctors (attended and graduated from a U.S. med school) to travel to a foreign country and live/work there? Say for a few years?

Asked By: theman400 - 1/10/2011
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There are foreign doctors working in China. International clinics/hospitals such as Beijing United, Shanghai United, SOS, etc., hire medical professionals from around the world. They are typically paid expatriate salaries... More
Answered By: Craftylass - 1/11/2011
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No, it is not common. The majority finish up their residencies in the US and practice in the States. There are some who go out to other countries, primarily third world and practice there. They do not do it for the money. I think if you were to go to China, you must be part of an organization or umbrella group that... More
Answered By: Timothy Matthews - 1/10/2011
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