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American Medical Association Officially Recognizes COMLEX-USA's Equality with USMLE

The NBOME's Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Examination of the United States (COMLEX-USA) series provides the pathway to licensure for osteopathic physicians in the United States ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 03 Dec 2018

Medical board votes not to give license back to Lincoln trauma doc Burton

Trauma surgeon Reginald Burton, stripped of his medical license 15 months ago for inappropriate ... citing accusations he performed unnecessary genital exams; insisted on inserting catheters ...

Source: Lincoln Journal Star
Published: 07 Dec 2018

Doctors Who Surrender Medical License In One State Still Practice In Others

He allegedly had inappropriate sexual contact with six female patients in an exam room “under the guise of providing medical treatment.” Six months later, Strobeck agreed to surrender his New Jersey license. California took action based on the case ...

Source: WFMY News 2
Published: 01 Dec 2018

3 more universities admit manipulating entrance exam scores for medical schools

The three universities are Iwate Medical University in the northeastern ... Those who had or were expected to obtain a dentist's license were allowed to sit the exam. Of 34 applicants, seven ...

Source: mainichi
Published: 08 Dec 2018

3 RTRMF grads top November 2018 nurse licensure exam

THREE graduates from the Remedios Trinidad Romualdez Medical Foundation (RTRMF)-College of Nursing in Tacloban City have topped in the November 2018 Nurse Licensure Examination. The three graduates who made it to the top 10 are Kathryn Angelie Bugho ...

Source: Sun Star
Published: 08 Dec 2018

EHT doctor petitions state for license after bribery, sex charges dismissed

Syed Jaffery, 57, petitioned the state Board of Medical Examiners to have his license to practice medicine reinstated ... for allegedly touching patients inappropriately during medical examinations, according to previous reports. He was charged with ...

Source: The Press of Atlantic City
Published: 03 Dec 2018

40 Israeli Physicians and Pharmacists Arrested for Buying Medical Certificates From Armenia

They showed the documents in Israel, and some of them subsequently passed the Israel Health Ministry licensing exams. According to the police, the agent had also used the same system of falsified certificates for himself. The investigation, code named ...

Source: Haaretz.com
Published: 02 Dec 2018

Liberian Scientist Underscores Importance of Laboratories in Medical Field

Lab examination, he said, is the cornerstone of the medical field through specimens ... employed and practicing without license.” Mr. Cooper called on recruiting agencies, who are hiring laboratory personnel in their facilities, to request current ...

Source: Liberian Observer
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Texas vet fights in-person exam requirement, again

The Texas Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners told him that was illegal because the state requires a physical examination of patients ... and notify women if the clinics lack licensing to provide medical services. Andrew Ward, one of Dr. Hines' attorneys ...

Source: avma.org
Published: 03 Dec 2018

Robert Van Boven back in court against Texas Medical Board

Van Boven has sued certain Texas Medical Board trustees and legal staff – among them Board President Sherif Zaafran and former Executive Director Scott Freshour – for refusing to withdraw (or "void") a negative report on Van Boven's license ...

Source: The Austin Chronicle
Published: 29 Nov 2018

State suspends Milford doctor's medical license over opioid prescriptions

Delaware Secretary of State Jeffrey Bullock has suspended the medical license of a Milford-area physician for ... or conducting meaningful patient evaluations or examinations. The complaint further alleged that Udezulu ignored “red flags” that signaled ...

Source: Delaware 105.9FM
Published: 29 Nov 2018

Romualdez congratulates 3 Remedios T. Romualdez Medical Foundation grads for topping nursing board exam

Romualdez Medical Foundation (RTRMF)-College of Nursing in Tacloban City, the school that nursed and housed Yolanda victims, for producing three of the top 10 passers in the 2018 nursing licensure exam and posting a 100 percent passing rate. “The RTRMF ...

Source: Journal
Published: 09 Dec 2018

Research Veterinary Medical Officer Job in Orient Point, New York – Department of Agriculture

Graduates of foreign veterinary medical schools that are not accredited by the ... States that includes successful completion of the North American Veterinary Licensing Examination (NAVLE) or its predecessors, the National Board Examination (NBE) and ...

Source: LemonWire
Published: 02 Dec 2018

All Nursing Grads From Morgan State Pass National Nursing Exam on First Try

All of the nursing graduates of Morgan State University passed the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN exam) for the first time since the HBCU launched its nursing program in 2008. This makes Morgan’s nursing program the only four-year ...

Source: Black Enterprise
Published: 03 Dec 2018

Medical and Dental Council cannot be compromised - Registrar

Registrar at the Ghana Medical and Dental Council Dr. Eli Atikpui, has said the council will not be compelled to meet the demands of one Dr. Richard Seidu Abrahamani, a trained neurosurgeon who is fighting the council for his license. According to him ...

Source: Ghanaweb.com
Published: 28 Nov 2018

100 percent of Columbia State spring 2018 nursing grads passed national license exam

The Columbia State Community College nursing program recently received a 100 percent National Council Licensure Examination pass rate for the ... direct patient care in various areas, including medical, surgical, pediatrics and more. After graduation ...

Source: Brentwood Home Page
Published: 16 Nov 2018

Over 71 per cent medical students fail licensing examination

Over 71 per cent of aspiring doctors and dentists, who had passed MBBS and BDS examinations from medical institutes within and outside the country, will not be able to practice medicine in Nepal for now, as they have failed the mandatory licensing ...

Source: The Himalayan Times
Published: 13 Aug 2018

Tulsa Business Busy With Medical Cannabis Exams

TULSA, Oklahoma - A Tulsa business is offering $200 Medical Cannabis Exams. This is the first step in the process to get a medical marijuana license which Oklahomans can start applying for this weekend. Oklahomans applying for a medical marijuana license ...

Source: News On 6
Published: 23 Aug 2018

Adventist tops national physician licensure exam in Philippines

A Seventh-day Adventist medical student has earned the top spot on the Philippines Physician Licensure exam according to the March 15 results released by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC). Jerald Pelayo is the fourth Adventist medical student to ...

Source: Seventh-day Adventist Church
Published: 27 Mar 2018

Obesity is barely covered in medical students' licensing exam

Obesity is one of the most significant threats to health in the U.S. and is responsible for the development of multiple serious medical problems such as diabetes, heart disease and some forms of cancer. Yet obesity is barely covered in medical training ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 20 Jan 2017

For the First Time, a Robot Passed a Medical Licensing Exam

Xiaoyi, an AI-powered robot in China, for example, has recently taken the national medical licensing examination and passed, making it the first robot to have done so. Not only did the robot pass the exam, it actually got a score of 456 points, which is 96 ...

Source: Futurism
Published: 20 Nov 2017

Robot doctor passes his medical exams

... the first in the world – has passed its medical exams with flying colors. Xiao Yi “mastered” all required medical skills, scoring 465 out of 600 points in China’s National Medical Licensing Examination. Researchers from Tsinghua University ...

Source: New York Post
Published: 20 Nov 2017

Obesity Inadequately Addressed in Medical Licensing Exams

(HealthDay News) — The most important concepts of obesity prevention and treatment are not adequately represented on the US Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) Step examinations, according to a study published recently in Teaching and Learning in Medicine.

Source: Renal & Urology News
Published: 27 Jan 2017

Chinese robot becomes world's first machine to pass medical exam

iFlytek's AI-enabled robot sits the test of China's national medical licensing examination. [Photo provided to China Daily] A robot has passed the written test of China's national medical licensing examination, an essential entrance exam for doctors ...

Source: China Daily
Published: 10 Nov 2017

Becker Professional Education Expands Beyond United States Medical Licensing Examination® (USMLE®) With New Collaborations and Offerings

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Becker Professional Education, a global leader in professional education and part of Adtalem Global Education, announced two major new initiatives to expand beyond the current USMLE preparation course. Becker is ...

Source: Business Wire
Published: 29 Jun 2017

Chinese robot becomes world' first machine to pass medical exam

iFlytek's AI-enabled robot sits the test of China's national medical licensing examination. (Via China Daily/File) A robot has passed the written test of China's national medical licensing examination, an essential entrance exam for doctors, making it the ...

Source: The Jakarta Post
Published: 10 Nov 2017

The Chinese Health Robot Xiaoyi, Passed the National Medical Licensing Examination

There’s more evidence that Asian robots are scaling faster than western robots. A robot developed by Tsinghua University has passed China’s National Medical Licensing Examination. The robot named Xiao-Yi scored 456, exceeding the acceptance line by 96 ...

Source: Medium
Published: 30 Nov 2017