Applicants for the ABCP examinations will be judged individually, based on training and experience. The Credentials Committee of the ABCP determines the eligibility of each applicant.
To be eligible for certification by the ABCP, individuals must:
- MEET THE CRITERIA DEFINED HERE: PHYSICIANS or NON-PHYSICIANS;
- complete the application forms;
- provide the supporting credentials required;
- pass the examinations in the subsequent examination period.
Canadian Physician applicants must have a valid license to practice medicine in Canada. Canadian Board of Medical Specialties certification may be substituted for an ABMS approved board in order to satisfy requirements. Canadian credentials may be applied specifically to items 1 and 2 of Physician requirements.