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Hi everyone; I am a new user here. I am currently an intern in the UK. Out of interest, after completing all the USMLE exams, does one get a title after your name? In UK, after completing the MRCP or MRCS exams (postgraduate medical and surgical diploma exams respectively) is is added onto your name:
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no, you dont get any degrees or suffixes after taking the usmle... its just a licensure exam... and you become eligible for applying for a residency programme...

in short:

step1 + step 2 ck + step 2 cs= ECFMG certificate = eligible to apply for a residency program


step1 + step 2 ck + step 2 cs + step 3 = eligible for a liscense and also eligible to apply for a residency program
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