The American Board of Obesity Medicine officiated a Lapel Pin Ceremony at the American Society of Bariatric Physicians 2013 Spring Obesity Conference in San Diego. 30 of the 191 candidates that passed the 2012 Certification Examination for Obesity Medicine Physicians were in attendance.
The American Board of Obesity Medicine is honored to recognize the 2013 recipients of the Master of the American Board of Obesity Medicine award. Dr. George L. Blackburn and Dr. George A. Bray. Recipients of the Master of the ABOM award are physicians that have made significant contributions to the science, practice and/or advancement of [...]
The American Board of Obesity Medicine Board of Directors has approved the Master of the American Board of Obesity Medicine recognition award. Criteria: A physician that has made significant contributions to the science, practice and/or advancement of obesity medicine and obesity treatment. Nomination: Any member of the American Board of Obesity Medicine Board of Directors [...]
Please visit http://abom.org/application/ to download the full 2013 Policies & Procedures. Eligibility requirements include the completion of a minimum of sixty (60) credit hours of continuing medical education (CME) recognized by the American Medical Association Physician Recognition Award (AMA PRA) Category 1 Credits on the topic of obesity are required for certification. At least thirty [...]