International Approaches in Continuing Professional Development
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International Approaches in Continuing Professional Development

Australian Professor “Liz” Farmer and Canada’s Dr. Craig Campbell discuss international approaches to continuing professional development, drawing similarities between their countries’ approaches and ABMS’ efforts to advance continuing certification.

Statement Regarding the Release of the Continuing Board Certification: Vision for the Future Commission Final Report to the American Board of Medical Specialties Board of Directors
Position Statements, Announcements, Achieving the Vision

Statement Regarding the Release of the Continuing Board Certification: Vision for the Future Commission Final Report to the American Board of Medical Specialties Board of Directors

The American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) and its 24 Member Boards commend the members of the Continuing Board Certification: Vision of the Future Commission (Commission) for their dedication and hard work in creating their final report (PDF) for the ABMS Board of Directors...

Diana Rusz on Engaging Physicians in Diagnostic Process Improvement
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Diana Rusz on Engaging Physicians in Diagnostic Process Improvement

Diana Rusz, MPH, Research and Program Manager at the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine, discusses how the Society engages physicians in processes to improve diagnostic errors, and what role Member Boards play in supporting physicians’ efforts to improve diagnostic errors.

ABMS Releases Updated Guide to Medical Specialties
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ABMS Releases Updated Guide to Medical Specialties

ABMS released its 2019 edition of the ABMS Guide to Medical Specialties, providing a comprehensive listing of the specialty certifications offered by the 24 ABMS Member Boards and descriptions of each specialty and subspecialty. Currently, there are 40 specialties and 87 subspecialties in which ABMS Members Boards offer certificates.