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Certification, Licensing, and Special Requirements

Certification or Licensing

Neuroscientists who are medical doctors must be licensed to practice in the United States. To become licensed, they must pass a state exam, which is administered by their state's board of medical examiners. Additionally, physician neuroscientists can seek certification in neurology or child neurology from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

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