New York Medical College

School of Medicine

Clinical Competency Exam


The Comprehensive Clinical Examination

In the spring of the third curriculum year, all students are required to take a comprehensive clinical examination utilizing standardized patients. The purpose of this examination is to assess students' skills, not only in the cognitive areas of medicine but also in the area of patient-physician interaction.

Read more on the Comprehensive Clinical Exam in the SOM Bulletin.





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