Certification Matters ABMS Potpourri TV/Movie Docs Alphabet Soup

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What is COCERT?
Created in 1972, this is the oldest standing committee at ABMS

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What is “Closing Time”?
Resident rock musician Dr. David Price transformed this popular 90s tune into a tribute for Dr. Nora at her farewell luncheon

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Who is Dr. House?
This Internist walks with a cane and is addicted to vicodin

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What is the IRIS Registry?
The nation's first comprehensive eye disease clinical registry developed as part of the profession's shared goal of continual improvement in the delivery of eye care

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What is ABMGG?
This is the newest Member Board, having joined ABMS in 1992

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Who is John Mandelbaum?
At the November 3C meeting, a birthday cake made an appearance to celebrate this ABMS staff member’s birthday.

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Who is Doctor Who?
Thirteen different actors have played this time-traveling doctor from the planet Gallifrey

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What is the PRIME Registry?
This web-based platform is able to translate Primary Care Clinician’s clinical data into quality measures that enables them to benchmark their practice's performance and drive improvement in patient outcomes.

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What is ABFM?
This Board started the recertification movement in 1969

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What is Ophthalmology?
in 1916, the first American medical specialty board began to issue this certificate.

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Who is Dr. Dana Scully
This Forensic Pathologist investigates paranormal phenomenon for the FBI

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What is CARSEP?
This educational program and tool that allows diplomates to test their knowledge, stay current with the latest practice recommendations, and prepare for the ABCRS MOC exam.

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What is Focused Practice in Hospital Medicine?
Approved in March 2017, this co-sponsored designation led to the creation of a new type of recognition in the Boards Community.

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What is Nuclear Medicine?
From 2007 – 2016, this Board awarded the fewest general certificates of any Board: 682

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Who is Dr. Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce?
This General Surgeon lived with tentmates Captain Honeycutt and Major Winchester

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What is REMS
An education strategy to manage known or potential serious risks associated with a drug product, this is required by the FDA to help ensure that a drug’s benefits outweigh its risks.

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What is Complex Pediatric Otolaryngology?
Originally approved in 1992, and then made more complicated in 2017, this is one of four Subspecialties that has yet to have a certificate issued as of June 2017

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What is Dermatology?
The name of this Board used to be: "the American Board of SPECIALTY and Syphilology"

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Who is Dr. Doolittle?
This doctor had many pets, among them a Pushme-Pullyu

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What is PCPI?
A multiple stakeholder community including providers, patients, professional societies, health plans, and vendors united for the advancement of measurement science, quality improvement and clinical registries.

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