Jun. 28, 2019
The American Board of Surgery is pleased to welcome Dr. K. Craig Kent as chair for 2019-2020.
Jun. 18, 2019
The latest ABS e-newsletter is now available, with a Continuous Certification Program update, information about focused practice designation, guidelines on how to re-enter surgical practice, and more.
Apr. 23, 2019
In a follow-up to a previous ABS study, a new study finds an association between general surgery recertification exam performance and subsequent loss of license actions.
Mar. 25, 2019
Study finds that all ABS General Surgery Certifying Examination examinees have a similar likelihood of passing the exam regardless of examinee or examiner genders.
Mar. 13, 2019
The ABS will welcome eight new directors and seven new component board members in July.
Feb. 19, 2019
The ABS is now offering a Retired certification status to qualified diplomates. Qualified diplomates are no longer active in practice in any capacity.