Calls for Action, COCERT

Call for ABMS COCERT Comments on ABOto

Call for ABMS COCERT Comments on ABOto

COCERT welcomes comments from all interested parties on the following request by the American Board of Otolaryngology

The American Board of Otolaryngology is requesting a change in the name of the Board to the American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. The Board will also seek a name change to its general certificate from Otolaryngology to Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.

The comment period for this request will close on February 2, 2018. Comment via the ABMS Public Input Form.

Comment Guidelines

  • Enter text into the appropriate fields or cut and paste from another document (maximum of 6,500 characters; approximately 1,000 words)
  • A confirmation email will be sent once your comment(s) is submitted successfully.
  • You may wish to print the confirmation page for your records.

Additional reference documents are available for your review, including Certification as outlined in Article VII of the Amended and Restated Corporate Bylaws of ABMS and the COCERT Public Input Policy approved by the ABMS Board of Directors in September 2010.

Your comments will be shared with COCERT for use in discussion and deliberation of this request. Your comments will also be shared with the requesting Member Board to allow them to respond. Additionally, your comments may also be shared with other ABMS organizational units such as committees and work groups if deemed necessary.

If you have questions or require assistance, please contact