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Discover how the latest advances in technology are being applied within medical education assessment to improve teaching and learning

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Reassess the Future

Medical education is evolving and the need for new, innovative and inclusive assessment tools is more critical than ever before.

NBME is exploring how advances in areas like natural language processing (NLP) and machine learning can be applied within assessment to support educators in preparing the next generation of physicians.  

Reassess the Future Initiatives

Learn more about the projects currently underway to move medical education assessment forward and how we're working to develop new and diverse methods of evaluating students that support a more holistic view of their learning journey.

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Why do we need to innovate our assessments to improve how we evaluate clinical reasoning skills?

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How can we improve teaching and learning through natural language processing (NLP)?

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How can we leverage technology to keep assessments up-to-date, relevant and flexible without sacrificing quality?

Publications by NBME Researchers

The NBME research team has published several papers on the applications of new technology within the field of medical education assessment. Click the link below to view the latest publications on this topic.