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Feb. 19, 2020
The latest ABS e-newsletter is now available, with information about our new executives, the SCORE merger, a focused practice designation update, Continuous Certification Assessment results, and more.
Feb. 11, 2020
In conjunction with four other ABMS boards, ABS is pleased to offer an additional certification option to surgical critical care diplomates who are primarily engaged in the practice of neurocritical care.
Dec. 13, 2019
ABS is pleased to announce the merger of ABS and the Surgical Council on Resident Education, also known as SCORE®.
Dec. 12, 2019
ABS is pleased to announce that Bruce A. Perler, M.D., and Mary E. Klingensmith, M.D., have been appointed to serve as vice presidents of the organization.
Nov. 6, 2019
Study identifies associations between residents’ perceptions of their education and program-level performance on the ABS board examinations.
Oct. 28, 2019
Workplace mistreatment is not uncommon according to national survey responses.
Oct. 22, 2019
Leapfrog Group survey report highlights the importance of ensuring that all providers performing surgery in an outpatient environment are board certified.
Oct. 18, 2019
ABS will hold two item-writing workshops on Oct. 27 at the ACS Clinical Congress 2019 in San Francisco, CA. Both new and experienced item writers are welcome.
Jun. 28, 2019
The American Board of Surgery is pleased to welcome Dr. K. Craig Kent as chair for 2019-2020.
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