News Article(s) tagged #announcement


November 08, 2021 - Subspecialty Certification

Announcement: ABPMR Transitions to HPM Qualifying Board

Starting in 2022, the ABPMR will transition from a co-sponsor to the role of a qualifying board for Hospice and Palliative Medicine (HPM). Click to read more about this change.

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September 15, 2021 - Primary Certification

2022 ABPMR Part II Examination Announcement

The ABPMR has exciting news regarding the Part II Examination. Click to read the announcement!

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November 12, 2020 - Resources

2020 End-of-Year Reminders

The end of the year is approaching! Here are some reminders about certification requirements, LA-PM&R, ABPMR holiday hours, and more as 2020 comes to a close.

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September 23, 2020 - Executive Director News

Welcome, Paul Zobitz!

The ABPMR is pleased to introduce Paul Zobitz, Director of Operations at ABPMR. Welcome, Paul!

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July 16, 2020 - Primary Certification

2020 Part II Examination Format & Administration Changes

Today, the ABPMR is pleased to announce changes to the format and administration of the Part II Examination—in addition to the transition to a virtual format and the updated Domain A administration already announced.

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June 30, 2020 - Primary Certification

Announcing: Virtual Part II Examination Dates for 2020

You've waited patiently while ABPMR staff worked through the careful process of ensuring adequate numbers of examiners for multiple examination dates this fall. Today, we're pleased to announce three exam dates this fall.

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May 27, 2020 - Primary Certification

ABPMR Moves Part II Examination To Virtual Administrations This Fall

Due to ongoing uncertainty about the course of COVID-19 this fall, the ABPMR has canceled the in-person 2020 Part II Examination; we are pleased to announce that virtual Part II Examination administrations will be offered this fall.

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September 17, 2019 - Board Director News

ABPMR Announces New Board Chair James T. McDeavitt, MD

In August, a new chair of the ABPMR board of directors began his term. Learn more about the position and the new ABPMR chair, Dr. James McDeavitt.

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April 30, 2016 - LA-PMR

ABPMR Announces Participation in ABMS CertLink Pilot

The American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (ABPMR) is pleased to announce its decision to be a participating member board in the new American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) MOC Assessment Initiative.

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April 01, 2016 - Executive Director News

ABPMR Hires New Executive Director

The American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (ABPMR) announced in January 2016 that Carolyn L Kinney MD has been selected as its next executive director.

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