The application period for the 2017-2018 Visiting Scholars Program is now open. Learn more about the program, who should apply, and how to submit your application.
Dr. Trudie Roberts discusses the similar goals of the United Kingdom’s General Medical Council and ABMS, particularly in how they relate to public trust and physician certification.
If a language barrier was contributing to delayed care at your institution, would you want to know? If you knew, what would you do about it? ABMS Visiting Scholar Nadia Huancahuari wanted to know if non-English speaking patients were more likely to experience delays in sepsis care compared with English speaking patients.
We invite all members of the continuing professional development and continuing medical education (CPD/CME) communities to submit practice-relevant accredited educational activities for review and inclusion in the ABMS MOC Directory powered by MedEdPORTAL, an online repository of competency-based MOC activities.
Initial Board Certification and the ABMS Program for Maintenance of Certification (ABMS MOC®) advance the professional standards for physicians certified by one of the 24 ABMS Member Boards.
Through our many programs and initiatives, we support opportunities for physicians to learn and achieve better patient care.
More than 840,000 physicians are Board Certified by an ABMS Member Board. A variety of resources are available to help check a physician’s certification.
Review a list of the specialties and subspecialties in which the ABMS boards can offer certification.
The MOC Directory Powered by MedEdPORTAL’s CE Directory, created by ABMS in partnership with AAMC, offers access to a web-based repository of approved MOC activities across specialties.
Learn how this program supports physicians’ involvement in quality improvement initiatives and earn professional development credit for MOC.