Resources for Exam Preparation

Please visit http://abom.org/exam-resources/ to view the newly released Resources for Exam Preparation.

The Resources for Exam Preparation includes suggested preparation materials such as specific textbooks, journals, and study guides.

By |December 24th, 2012|ABOM News|0 Comments

Diplomas To Be Sent

The 2012 Certification Examination for Obesity Medicine Physicians score reports have been mailed from Professional Testing Corporation (PTC).

The American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM) will be mailing out diplomas Friday, December 21, 2012.

By |December 11th, 2012|ABOM News|0 Comments

Examination Confidentiality

The Certification Examination for Obesity Medicine Physicians is administered by the
American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM) through Professional Testing Corporation
(PTC) testing centers. The composition of questions for the examination and the sample
test questions are the exclusive responsibility of the Board members of the ABOM. To
maintain absolute confidentiality and separation between the examination writers and all
preparatory […]

By |December 6th, 2012|ABOM News|0 Comments

2012 Examination Results to be Mailed

Professional Testing Corporation (PTC) has completed the grading and analysis process for the 2012 Certification Examination for Obesity Medicine Physicians. Results will be mailed to candidates during the week of December 10, 2012.

By |December 6th, 2012|ABOM News|0 Comments

2012 Examination Results

At the end of the examination, candidates will receive a printout that confirms their completion of the examination. Candidates will be notified in writing by Professional Testing Corporation (PTC) within six weeks of the close of the testing period whether they have officially passed or failed the examination. Scores on the major areas of the […]

By |November 21st, 2012|ABOM News|0 Comments

New Patient Guidebook, “Live Healthier – Weight Loss Options for Treating Obesity,” Now Offered by the American College of Physicians Foundation

CINCINNATI, Feb. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Health care professionals tend to underestimate a patient’s willingness to discuss their weight and treatment options(1).  To help address this communication gap, the American College of Physicians Foundation has developed a Patient Centered Education guidebook and DVD called “Live Healthier – Weight Loss Options for Treating Obesity.”  This tool was supported […]

By |March 5th, 2012|ABOM News|0 Comments