February 2024

Are You Taking the USMLE Step Exams? Follow Our Tips If You Want to Score Higher

By |2024-03-14T09:59:12-04:00February 6, 2024|Medical Education Law Blog|

By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law

Here are some common-sense tips you should be sure you follow that may help you to reduce stress and score higher when you take your United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) Step examinations. You should be doing everything within your control to minimize your stress and the risk of being late for the examination. Again, these are common sense; if you have taken a lot of standardized examinations, you may already be aware of these.

1. Do not plan on driving to the test site from your home the morning of the examination, even if […]

Have You Received a Notice of “Irregular Behavior” from the USMLE? Important Information for You!

By |2024-03-14T09:59:12-04:00February 2, 2024|Medical Education Law Blog|

Attorney and Author George F. Indest III HeadshotBy George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law

Have you received a letter or e-mail from the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) organization accusing you of “Irregular Behavior” on a Step Exam?

The USMLE Secretariat, the National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) and the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG), have recently been contacting many different applicants who have taken a Step examination and, without good cause (in our opinion) accused them of participating in “Irregular […]

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