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Comment Period at ABMS

Comment Period at ABMS

Welcome to the ABMS Input Webpage for the Committee on Certification (COCERT)

COCERT welcomes comments from all interested parties on the following requests by the ABMS Member Boards:

  • The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) has requested a name change for an existing subspecialty certificate from Psychosomatic Medicine to Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry. Click here to review documentation related to this request. The comment period will close July 18, 2017.

To comment, please select the appropriate document from the drop-down field titled “Documents for Review” and enter text into the form below 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 is submitted correctly. 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 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

ABPN Request for Subspecialty Certificate Name Change


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