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NBME research seeks to advance the broader field of assessment science, enhance our products and services, and offer innovative solutions to the most pressing challenges facing the medical education community.

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Research at NBME

At the core of our research capabilities is a team of internationally recognized experts from a variety of backgrounds and disciplines. They support NBME’s mission of protecting the health of the public through state-of-the-art assessment of health professionals by uncovering insights that enable us to enhance our current offerings and guide future innovations.

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Research Library

Explore a library of publications from past and current NBME researchers on topics ranging from the USMLE® to automated item generation and natural language processing.