Medical student wellness and professional development are harmed by the current state of medical licensing examination: a student perspective on Step 1

  • Lucas Lebovitz | Keck School of Medicine of USC, Zonal Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, United States.
  • Brian Wu Psychiatry, LAC+USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, United States.


The first part of the United States Medical Licensing Examination, also known as Step 1, has stood since its inception in the 1990s as a requirement for prospective doctors to obtain a medical license. (...)

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Special issue on physician mental health
USMLE, medical student, wellness
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How to Cite
Lebovitz, Lucas, and Brian Wu. 2019. “Medical Student Wellness and Professional Development Are Harmed by the Current State of Medical Licensing Examination: A Student Perspective on Step 1”. Qualitative Research in Medicine and Healthcare 3 (3).