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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: Science Daily
Published: 19 Jan 2017

Medical Licensing Examinations abroad

Medical licensing examination in developed countries involves a lot of procedures. It may vary from country to country. This article highlights the different procedures for applying to medical licensing examination abroad. 1. United States Medical ...

Source: english.mathrubhumi.com
Published: 11 Mar 2014

Medical students demand an end to pricey exam testing patient care skills

housands of medical students across the country are demanding the elimination of a licensing exam that tests their patient care skills, arguing that it’s an expensive waste of time. Led by students from Harvard Medical School, the effort has drawn ...

Source: www.statnews.com
Published: 11 Mar 2016

Medical students' licensing exam barely covers items related to obesity, study finds

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: News-Medical
Published: 20 Jan 2017

For Future Doctors: Medical Licensing Exam

As I have said before, soon the government will introduce a common exam for all medical graduates from overseas. The news in Star today by our Director General of Health is the clearest indications of that. However, we need to wait till the Medical Act is ...

Source: pagalavan.com
Published: 10 Jan 2011

Obesity Gets Little Attention in Medical Licensing Exams

If the nation’s doctors are going to do more to help patients fight obesity, a new study suggests a good place to start: put it on the test. A study from Northwestern University finds that obesity is barely covered in medical training, and licensing ...

Source: American Journal of Managed Care
Published: 24 Jan 2017

Medical Licensing Exams May Be Lacking in the Field of Obesity

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

Source: Monthly Prescribing Reference
Published: 23 Jan 2017

Predicting Medical Student Success on Licensure Exams

Many schools seek to predict performance on national exams required for medical school graduation using prematriculation and medical school performance data. The need for targeted intervention strategies for at-risk students has led much of this interest.

Source: link.springer.com
Published: 07 Oct 2015

Essentials for the Canadian Medical Licensing Exam PDF

Essentials for the Canadian Medical Licensing Exam reviews key concepts necessary for Canadian medical students and international medical graduates preparing to write the Medical Council of Canada Qualifying Exam (MCCQE), part 1. —Essentials for the ...

Source: am-medicine.com
Published: 09 May 2016

National licensing exam for medical graduates essential

Since the founding of the first medical school in Malaysia at the University of Malaya IN 1963, the Higher Education Ministry has to date approved the registration of medical programmes in 25 universities, 22 university colleges and five branch campuses of ...

Source: Malaysiakini
Published: 26 Jun 2012

Using patients in board exams under debate in Iowa

"Once a resident has completed one year of his/her residency and has successfully taken the United States Medical Licensing Examination, which is a three-step examination process, then he/she can apply for an unrestricted medical license. The dental ...

Source: ada.org
Published: 15 Feb 2016

Obesity Coverage on Medical Licensing Examinations in the United States. What Is Being Tested?

were selected to perform the review based on their expertise in obesity and interest in medical education. To assess representative coverage of obesity content across the 17 organ systems areas of the Step exams, examination items that included obesity ...

Source: tandfonline.com
Published: 29 Dec 2016

Obesity Underrepresented in Medical Licensing Exams

The most important concepts of obesity prevention and treatment are not adequately represented on the U.S. Medical Licensing Examination Step examinations, according to a study published recently in Teaching and Learning in Medicine.

Source: Doctors Lounge
Published: 21 Jan 2017

USMLE (United States Medical Licensing Examination) Step 1 Training in Ago...

Becker in association with EduPristine Inc. is coming up with a Live Virtual Training session in USMLE (United States Medical Licensing Examination) Examinations. Becker is one of the most preferred Institutes in USA for USMLE preparation. Some of the most ...

Source: eventbrite.com
Published: 24 Aug 2017

CHEATING ON EXAMS FOR DOCTORS CAUSES ALARM

The evidence of cheating on medical licensing examinations, along with the continuing investigations of hundreds of doctors found to have purchased fraudulent or altered medical school transcripts, adds to the growing alarm that current state and Federal ...

Source: New York Times
Published: 03 Apr 1984

Medical Licensing Exam to Ask About Military Medicine

Veterans Day is when America stops to thank those who have sacrificed to keep the country safe and free. This year, gratitude for their service includes a significant step to help keep them healthier. Recognizing the potential for missing important health ...

Source: Medscape News
Published: 10 Nov 2015

PRC Results: Medical Technologist Licensure Exam

The following is a press release from the Professional Regulation Commission. The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 2,378 out of 3,216 passed the Medical Technologist Licensure Examination given by the Board of Medical Technology in ...

Source: Rappler
Published: 02 Mar 2017

Medical Technologist Licensure Examination

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Source: Philippine Daily Inquirer
Published: 05 Sep 2012

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

Obesity Is Barely Covered in Medical Students’ Licensing Exam

Newswise — CHICAGO - 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 ...

Source: News Wise
Published: 19 Jan 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

United States Medical Licensing Examination to be 'Computer-Based'.

Sylvan is Awarded Contract to Begin Worldwide Testing in Spring 1999 The United States Medical Licensing Examination(TM) (USMLE(TM)), a requisite for most physicians to become licensed in the U.S., will become a computer-based test in 1999 and be available ...

Source: thefreelibrary.com
Published: 13 Jul 1998

The cost of taking the USMLE exams is staggering

The aggregate cost of registering for and taking the USMLE exams is staggering ... campaign to eliminate Step 2 CS as a requirement for licensure has gained support of more than 15,000 medical students. Medical students cannot afford to pay the USMLE ...

Source: kevinmd.com
Published: 18 Jul 2016

Nigerian Orphan Who Graduated Best Medical Student In Sudan Passes Nigerian Medical and Dental Licensing Exam With Distinction

Remember that Nigerian orphan girl, Dr Abdulkadir Islamiyat Oluwatoyin, who graduated as the best medical student in Sudan in 2016? She is now fully inducted into the Medical and Dental council of Nigeria today 13th July 2017. She successfully wrote the ...

Source: reportnaija.com
Published: 14 Jul 2017

Doctors, med students could lose their licenses for using N.J. test prep firm that stole exam questions

Egija Kuka, 38, and her ex-husband, Eihab Suliman, 48, were indicted earlier this month on fraud charges after Kuka allegedly used a digital device to lift questions from a version of the United States Medical Licensing Exam given in Italy. It was not ...

Source: New Jersey Online
Published: 20 Jul 2011

The medical licensing examination and the world of the physician officers in Korea’s Joseon Dynasty

Abstract: Physicians for ordinary people in Korea’s Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) did not need to pass the national medical licensing examination. They were able to work after a sufficient apprenticeship period. Only physician officers were licensed as ...

Source: medievalists.net
Published: 07 Nov 2015

Exit exam for MBBS medical students? It’s necessary, say experts

The same exam can be applicable for foreign and Indian medical graduates. The United States Medical Licensing Examination administered by Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates is a similar test used for licensing as well entry to residency ...

Source: Hindustan Times
Published: 10 Jan 2017

Obesity Prevention, Treatment Underrepresented on 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: endocrinologyadvisor.com
Published: 25 Jan 2017