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5 Tips from a Standardized Patient on How to Prepare Yourself for First Step of the USMLE Exam

By Eric Brown The United States Medical Licensing Exam, (USMLE) Step 1 exam is conducted to test a candidate’s ability to apply their theoretical knowledge and concepts while practicing medicine. Because of the intensive nature of this exam, you need … Continue reading

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3 Mental Health Blogs To Follow To Improve Your Well-Being

by Wendy Dessler As of July 2017, there are 357.7 million blogs on Tumblr, a 12.7-point increase since April 2017, and, even more startling, a 24.9-point increase compared to the beginning of the New Year. And, when placing these figures … Continue reading

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Nursing Educators Play a Critical Role. Will You Be One?

by Charlotte Anderson Nursing educators often don’t get the recognition they deserve. They play a vital role in preparing the nurses who treat and help people every day.  AND, the need for nurses is rising! Baby Boomers are retiring The U.S. … Continue reading

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