Navigation Links
American University of Antigua Becomes First International School to Administer Web-Based NBME Exam
Date:12/23/2009

AUA uses high-speed network to administer secure NBME test to 191 students. The American University of Antigua (AUA) became the first medical school outside of the United States to administer the National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) web-based examination in MSS Histology and Cell Biology. Utilizing this online-based examination provides a neutral medium that administers tests autonomously, all but removing human error and testing anomalies.

(PRWEB) December 23, 2009 -- The American University of Antigua (AUA) became the first medical school outside of the United States to administer the National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) web-based examination in MSS Histology and Cell Biology.

The Internet has radically changed education, virtual or online educational institutions have become viable competitors to traditional universities. Utilizing online-based examination provides a neutral medium that administers tests autonomously, all but removing human error and testing anomalies.

The NBME is an independent, nonprofit organization that provides licensing examinations for the health professions. It administers the United States Medical Licensing Examination, a two-part exam that is required for all would-be physicians. The security of these exams is a matter of the highest importance; protection personnel often accompany the physical tests. The exam was administered to 191 AUA students and comprised 125 questions, and took exactly 2.5 hours to complete. Many of the questions included high-resolution images.

“We are very grateful that the NBME made this opportunity available to AUA and pleased with the outstanding performance of our brand-new, state-of-the-art campus network, during the exam,” said Tom Gardner the Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of AUA.

Gardner continued, “Thanks to the reliability of our high-speed network and th
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Americans United for Life Offers Urgent Legal Briefing for Senator Nelson
2. Americans United for Life Challenges Prohibitions on Free Speech
3. Americans United for Life Files Brief Detailing Abortions Suicide Risk
4. American Ambulance Association Introduces First National Emergency Health Registry Through invisibleBracelet.org
5. ADP Donates $500k to Feeding America to Help Provide Millions of Pounds of Food to Hungry Americans
6. Statement of Dr. Charmaine Yoest, President of Americans United for Life Action
7. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association
8. Americans United for Life Action: Senate Health Care Bill Absolutely Fails To Meet Abortion and Life Protections.
9. American Pacific to Release Financial Results and Hold Fiscal 2009 Year-End and Fourth Quarter Investor Teleconference
10. Researchers at the John Theurer Cancer Center Present Cutting-Edge Research Results at this Years American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting
11. The American Academy of Professional Coders and Ingenix to Offer Comprehensive ICD-10 Implementation Training
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/19/2014)... 19, 2014 Kars4Kids , a ... announced today its partnership with New York State Senator ... in the Bronx. The giveaway will take place in ... Crotona Park on August 22. , “With a ... believe properly preparing children for school with the necessary ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Top10BestSEOHosting.com has ... GoDaddy and iPage are the most recommended ... Joomla hosting (including VPS and cloud hosting) at an ... competitively priced products and service with some of the ... free). They give their loyal customers a lot of ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... 2014 Grande Naturals, LLC is ... of the 2014 Independent Cosmetics Manufacturers & Distributors ... place position in “Product Innovation; Product Color Cosmetic” ... also includes a lash enhancement serum, GrandeLINER™. ... technology. , This all-new eyeliner is ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, ... be added to the list of possible harms related ... treat behavioral symptoms of dementia in older adults, a ... olanzapine (Zyprexa) are approved by the U.S. Food and ... serious mental disorders. They are also frequently used "off-label" ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... York (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 As ... Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes the publication of a new ... may increase the risk of acute kidney injury in ... Ottawa Citizen, the study was conducted by researchers at ... the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, and looked at ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Backpack Giveaway Kars4Kids Partners with New York State Senator Gustavo Rivera to Prepare Bronx Students for New School Year 2Health News:Top10BestSEOHosting.com: Cheap Joomla Hosting Reviews Unveiled 2Health News:GrandeLINER™ Wins Independent Cosmetics Manufacturers & Distributors Award 2Health News:GrandeLINER™ Wins Independent Cosmetics Manufacturers & Distributors Award 3Health News:Certain Antipsychotic Meds Tied to Kidney Problems in Elderly 2Health News:Certain Antipsychotic Meds Tied to Kidney Problems in Elderly 3Health News:As Risperdal Lawsuits Mount, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes New Study Linking Atypical Antipsychotic Medications to Kidney Damage in Elderly Patients 2Health News:As Risperdal Lawsuits Mount, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes New Study Linking Atypical Antipsychotic Medications to Kidney Damage in Elderly Patients 3Health News:As Risperdal Lawsuits Mount, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes New Study Linking Atypical Antipsychotic Medications to Kidney Damage in Elderly Patients 4
... A large proteomics study on the brains of newborn ... in obstetric or pediatric medicine can have profound and ... This study, appearing in the December issue of ... of the developing nervous system and reinforces the use ...
... , , WEST ORANGE, N.J., Dec. ... birthday. This year, to her great joy, she was able to experience ... transplant that has a much shorter recovery time than a traditional transplant, ... , , Katherine, who still lives in ...
... Dr Ben Berkhout, a retrovirologist from the Netherlands, ... Retrovirology Prize. He was honoured for his ... additional important building blocks for many aspects of ... research has extended our insights into the mechanisms ...
... C. Benjamin, MD, FACP, FACEP (E), Executive Director, American Public ... Dec. 11 "At a time when national interest in ... Public Health Association (APHA) applauds President-elect Obama for prioritizing health ... Department of Health and Human Services, as well as the ...
... face infection, bleeding, study finds , , THURSDAY, Dec. 11 ... who,ve had multiple, previous pocket procedures have an increased ... a study that included the 12 largest ICD implanting ... the London Health Sciences Center in Ontario, and colleagues ...
... President and CEO of America,s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP), ... nomination of Senator Tom Daschle to be the next ... Services: , , "The ... Daschle because it signals that the incoming administration intends ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:The profound effects of numbing agents 2Health News:Centenarian's Vision Restored With New Sutureless Corneal Transplant Technology 2Health News:Multiple ICD Replacements Can Predict Complications 2
(Date:8/19/2014)... , Aug. 19, 2014  Sequence, Inc., an industry leader ... biotech and medical device manufacturers is opening a third office ... Louis , as a result of demand by clients ... which opened this month, allows Sequence to better serve new ... St. Louis office provides Sequence a ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... August 19, 2014 According to ... (Neurosurgical Navigation Systems, ENT Navigation Systems and Orthopedic ... Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020", the global surgical ... in 2013 and is expected to grow at a ... an estimated value of USD 295.5 million in 2020. ...
(Date:8/18/2014)... HERZLIYA-PITUACH, Israel , Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... Premier, Stockholm : "IMNP"), a biotechnology company, ... to list its common stock on the NASDAQ Capital Market ... of the NASDAQ OMX Group. IMMUNE,s common stock is expected ... opening of trading on August 21, 2014 under the symbol ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Quality and Compliance Solutions Provider Announces Opening of St. Louis, Missouri Office 2Global Surgical Navigation Systems Market to Reach USD 295.5 Million in 2020 - Report by MarketResearchReports.biz 2Global Surgical Navigation Systems Market to Reach USD 295.5 Million in 2020 - Report by MarketResearchReports.biz 3Global Surgical Navigation Systems Market to Reach USD 295.5 Million in 2020 - Report by MarketResearchReports.biz 4Global Surgical Navigation Systems Market to Reach USD 295.5 Million in 2020 - Report by MarketResearchReports.biz 5Global Surgical Navigation Systems Market to Reach USD 295.5 Million in 2020 - Report by MarketResearchReports.biz 6Global Surgical Navigation Systems Market to Reach USD 295.5 Million in 2020 - Report by MarketResearchReports.biz 7Global Surgical Navigation Systems Market to Reach USD 295.5 Million in 2020 - Report by MarketResearchReports.biz 8Global Surgical Navigation Systems Market to Reach USD 295.5 Million in 2020 - Report by MarketResearchReports.biz 9Immune Pharmaceuticals Announces Approval for Listing on the NASDAQ Capital Market 2Immune Pharmaceuticals Announces Approval for Listing on the NASDAQ Capital Market 3Immune Pharmaceuticals Announces Approval for Listing on the NASDAQ Capital Market 4
... Laser,Centers, the largest provider of laser hair removal ... the addition of the VelaShape,cellulite reduction and body ... 30 additional locations before the end of March, ... FDA-approved for both cellulite,reduction and circumferential reduction of ...
... has,received its third $10 million tranche of equity funding ... milestones:,validating the efficacy and safety of its two topical ... influenza vaccine in,ferret studies., The company, a spin-off ... $30 million over the past 18 months from Perseus ...
Cached Medicine Technology:American Laser Center Offers VelaShape Body Shaping and Cellulite Reduction Treatment 2NanoBio(R) Corporation Completes $30 Million in Equity Funding by Meeting Key Development Milestones 2
... The Awaya stereo test was developed to ... Awaya Stereo test employs the more reliable ... eye. It is not dependent on polarizing spectacles ... first target is an attractive image of a ...
... is designed to assist patients with red-green color ... filter cuts off wavelengths shorter than 582 nm ... of their most difficult color distinctions. A color ... determine whether a color is in the longer ...
Features a twist-on backswitch, with a diffused, cobalt blue light beam....
Heavy duty, all purpose illuminator available in blue and green. Unique Clip Switch automatically turns off when returned to pocket. Pre-focused lens tip Heine XHL Halogen bulb for bright, concentra...
Medicine Products: