Sept. 18, 2018
New ABS study published by JAMA shows relationship between maintaining certification in surgery and loss of license actions.
Aug. 8, 2018
The American Board of Surgery is seeking nominations to fill one or more at-large director positions.
July 12, 2018
The American Board of Surgery is pleased to welcome Dr. Spence M. Taylor as chair for 2018-2019.
May 29, 2018
The online registration process for these exams is now available - please click on the link above for an important message.
May 23, 2018
Dates for 2018-2019 General Surgery Certifying Exams have been announced. Eligible candidates must select a date/site by Sept. 1, 2018.
May 7, 2018
The latest ABS e-newsletter is now available, with updates on Continuous Certification, new directors, DABS, EPAs, and more.
Mar. 26, 2018
The Vision for the Future Commission organized by the American Board of Medical Specialties is collecting feedback via a survey.
Mar. 15, 2018
We have listened to diplomates' concerns regarding the new ABS Continuous Certification Program; all ABS certificates will remain valid until expiration.
Mar. 12, 2018
An update on the new ABS Continuous Certification Program we will continue to gather feedback in response to diplomates' concerns.
Mar. 5, 2018
Details of the ABS Continuous Certification Program are now available, including the new general surgery assessment launching in 2018.