What does NBME do?
NBME helps health professionals across the care continuum enhance and demonstrate their knowledge—both in school and while practicing. We offer a portfolio of products that include assessment tools for every stage of the medical school journey, high-quality licensing exams, and a range of products and services for health professionals and educators.
Introducing the New NBME.org
Discover how NBME is working to better connect with examinees, medical educators, and our community.
We evolve to meet the changing needs of the health care community, creating exams with advanced test development strategies, psychometric expertise, and insights gained through the work of our research team
Our assessments are produced in collaboration with educators and practicing physicians who comprise our nationwide faculty—the core component in creating high-quality examinations.
We work to empower medical educators through our grants, awards, and related programs, while providing opportunities for continuous learning in the health care community.
In addition to our assessment products, NBME offers a variety of services to medical schools and other organizations around the world.
Contributions & Opportunities
In addition to contributions to medical education and research through various grants, funds, and awards, NBME offers internship opportunities for students interested in statistical analysis, psychometrics, and test development.
Information for examinees
Find information on your upcoming exam, including content outlines, test logistics, and other helpful resources.
Visit the official USMLE website to learn more about the exam and to access your scores and transcripts.