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    Your USMLE Journey to Medical Licensure in the U.S.

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    New COVID-19 Resource Center

    The new COVID-19 Resource Center provides all of the latest USMLE information and updates in one place.

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    Webinars Available on COVID-19 Updates for USMLE and NBME® Programs

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    Watch webinars with the Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA) and AAMC Organization of Student Representatives (OSR) here.

    Suspending Step 2 Clinical Skills Examination

    June 10, 2020
    To learn more about the recent decision to suspend test administration of the Step 2 Clinical Skills exam for 12-18 months, listen to a podcast featuring Dave Johnson, Chief Assessment Officer for the Federation of State Medical Boards, Dr. Michael Barone, Vice President for Licensure Programs at NBME, and Dr. Christopher Feddock, Executive Director of CSEC. They provide insight into the decision making process, alternative delivery options that were explored, and next steps for the USMLE program to consider.
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    About USMLE

    The United States Medical Licensing Examination ® (USMLE®) is a three-step examination for medical licensure in the U.S. The USMLE assesses a physician's ability to apply knowledge, concepts, and principles, and to demonstrate fundamental patient-centered skills, that are important in health and disease and that constitute the basis of safe and effective patient care.

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    USMLE Bulletin of Information

    The Bulletin includes information on all aspects of USMLE, such as eligibility requirements, scheduling test dates, testing, and score reporting. You must review and become familiar with the Bulletin before completing your application for USMLE Step 1, Step 2 (CK and CS), or Step 3. Start reading the Bulletin of Information »

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