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St. Michael's Hospital

Dr. Aisha Lofters, St. Michael's Hospital

Caption: Foreign-trained physicians feel there are not enough residency positions for them in countries such as Canada and the United States and this information was not communicated to them before they emigrated, according to a new study by Dr. Aisha Lofters, a family physician and researcher in the Centre for Research on Inner City Health of St. Michael's Hospital.

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