The American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM) applauds the American Medical Association (AMA) on supporting patient access to evidence-based treatments for the disease of obesity. The passage of AMA’s Resolution 111 – Patient Access to Evidence-based Obesity Services allows for the AMA to support advocacy efforts to improve access to evidence-based obesity treatments for those [...]
The American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM) announces the formation of a new Item Writing Committee. Item Writing Committee members will write new items for the ABOM item bank of examination questions. Item Writing Committee members will be provided with annual item writing training in coordination with the ABOM board directors’ training at the National [...]
We encourage you to proudly distinguish yourself as a Diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine when: Writing articles for publication in medical journals, newsletters and publications; Making presentations during medical conferences and conventions; Submitting your information for listing in professional and membership directories; Promoting your experience and your practice on your website, in [...]
Score reports for the 2013 Certification Examination for Obesity Medicine Physicians were sent from NYC by mail on January 3, 2014.
The American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM) welcomes the Canadian Obesity Network – Réseau canadien en obésité (CON-RCO) as its newest partnering organization. ABOM aims to unify the field of obesity medicine under one certification process and to attract the support of as many meaningful partnering organizations as possible.“The ABOM is pleased to receive the [...]