Other News & Announcements

Press Releases
At its summer meeting, the ABEM Board of Directors elected Terry Kowalenko, M.D., as President and Robert L. Muelleman, M.D., as President-Elect. Congratulations! 

The ABEM Board of Directors has elected two new members: Leon L. Haley, Jr., M.D., M.H.S.A., and James D. Thomas, M.D.  Additional information is available in the press release.

ABEM has awarded special certificates to diplomates who were board certified for 30 years as of 2017. View the list and read the press release.

The American Board of Anesthesiology and ABEM announced the launch of a new option for combined residency training in Emergency Medicine and Anesthesiology. Read the press release here; program requirements and the application are available here.


In this video, Immediate-Past-President, Michael L. Carius, M.D., summarizes ABEM's activities during 2016-2017. 

ABEM mailed the results of the June 28, 2017 administration of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine MOC Examination on July 14. Results are available online. 

The results of the 2017 spring Oral Certification Examination were mailed June 8 and are available online. 

Results of the May 23, 2017 administration of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine MOC Examination were mailed June 5, and are available online. 

Participants in the Longitudinal Study of Emergency Medicine Residents (LSEMR) may access the 2017 survey by clicking here. (6/2/2017)

Participants in the Longitudinal Study of Emergency Physicians (LSEP) may access the MSU website for the 2017 surveys by clicking here or by accessing it through the link in your email from MSU. 

The 2017 Pediatric Emergency Medicine LLSA test is now available and can be accessed from your ABEM MOC Personal Page. 

Recognition of Clinical Ultrasonography 

The spring issue of the ABEM Memo is now available. 

Topics of special interest to residency programs can be found in the 2017 issue of Special Focus: Program Directors.

The 2017 EM LLSA test and associated CME Activity are now available online.

The 2016 EM Model is now available here

ABEM has joined the Coalition to Oppose Medical Merit Badges. Read more here

The nomination period for 2017-2019 National Academy of Medicine ABEM Fellowship opens March 1. More information is available here.

The 2018 EMS LLSA Reading List is now available here.

The certification application cycle for initial certification in EMS opened January 3, 2017. More information is available here

Information about ABEM certification under the Single Accreditation System (SAS) can be found here.

The 2018 EM LLSA Reading List can be accessed here

If you will be taking the 2016 Qualifying Examination, please review the Information for Candidates section of the website, which is available here

ABEM President-Elect, Michael L. Carius, M.D., discusses how patient safety matters are incorporated into the ABEM MOC Program in a video provided by the American Board of Medical Specialties. 

Registration for the PS-LLSA has been reopened. The test and CME activity can be accessed from your ABEM MOC Personal Page.