United States Medical Licensing Examination

The United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) is a three-step examination that medical students and graduates of medical schools must pass before being licensed to practice medicine in the United States. The USMLE assesses a physician’s ability to apply knowledge, concepts, and principles that are important in health and disease. Consistent Standards for U.S. and […]

The Do’s and Don’ts of the ERAS Application

With 2022’s Match Week now a thing of the past, it’s time for 2023 medical residency hopefuls to begin filling out their ERAS application. Preparing for ERAS isn’t something you can truly do right in just a few months or weeks. The best ERAS applications require hard work throughout your entire education to showcase one’s […]

USMLE STEP 1 Numeric Score Transitions to Pass/Fail Outcome in 2022

There is no better way to start off the year than with exciting news for medical undergraduates and medical graduates. As of January 26, 2022, the USMLE (United States Medical Licensing Examination) Step 1 is transitioning from a number score reporting to a pass/fail outcome. This still means that you must take the exam with […]