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A Catalyst for Physician QI/PI Engagement

Learn how the ABMS Portfolio Program is a catalyst for physician QI/PI engagement and helps physicians earn continuing certification credits.

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ABMS Announces Class of 2023-2024 Visiting Scholars

“We are pleased to support a record number of ABMS Visiting Scholars this year,” stated Greg Ogrinc, MD, MS, ABMS Senior Vice President, Certification Standards and Programs. “This new cohort of scholars will advance research and scholarship in high-priority areas for the certification community, including physician well-being, quality improvement, and diversity, equity and innovations in assessment.”

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Why Standards Matter

As medicine becomes politicized, trust in our physicians matters more than ever.

High professional standards help them earn it.

Tara Montgomery, a public member on the ABMS Board of Directors, writes about the value of standards.


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ABMS Visiting Scholars Program

The ABMS Visiting Scholars Program™ supports early-career physician specialists and research professionals. The program facilitates research and leadership development through engagement with ABMS and the broader certification community.

ABMS is seeking researchers with projects that can contribute to:

  • the growth and development of the medical profession
  • the advancement of certification
  • the provision of high-quality patient care

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