specialty board

specialty board

Graduate education An organization that certifies, through standardized examinations, that a person has the knowledge to practice a chosen specialty. See Board certification, Peer review, Residency. Cf State board.
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al-Lamkiyah, who is working as professor of radiology at the Sultan Qaboos University Hospital, is also the deputy CEO for the Academic Affairs at Oman Medical Specialty Board (OMSB).
The workshop was attended by the undersecretaries from the ministry and over 250 participants from the MoH, leaders at central and directorate levels and public sectors, in addition to the Sultan Qaboos University (SQU), the Oman Medical Specialty Board (OMSB), The Research Council (TSC), private associations and international organisations.
Organised by the Diabetes Asia Study Group (DASG) and Oman Medical Specialty Board (OMSB), the event was a meeting of minds and specialists from around the globe to discuss the prevalence of diabetes in Asia, and its rising numbers in the sultanate.
Intended primarily for senior trainees in the United Kingdom who are preparing for the Intercollegiate Specialty Board Examinations in Paediatric Surgery, this volume covers 112 topics, from Abdominal Trauma to Wilm's Tumour.
I am a strong advocate of specialty board certification.
The target group represents postgraduates students of those establishments and doctors registered with the Oman Medical Specialty Board.
The meeting co-chaired by WCMC-Q dean Dr Javaid Sheikh was attended by SCH executive committee board member Dr Ghalia bint Mohamed al-Thani and representatives of the HMC, Sidra Centre, the American University of Beirut, the Oman Medical Specialty Board and the Health Authority - Abu Dhabi.
As a board certified family physician, and as a recently appointed clinical assistant professor of family medicine at Oregon Health and Science University, I not only pride myself on remaining up to date on clinical medicine, I am required to demonstrate that knowledge every seven years on a specialty board exam.
Although designed as a study guide for specialty board reviews, this is so well illustrated it also works as a clinical reference.
Third, specialty board preparation can be built into academic programs already functioning at the home institution, as opposed to private practice situations where one must actually leave the office setting to travel for CME and board preparation--stay current or accept that you are falling behind.
Kappa Packaging, with annual sales of about 3 billion euros, produces containerboard, solid board, corrugated and solid board packaging, graphic and specialty board.
When a specialty board offers certification in the field, completion of a fellowship can be a step toward certification by a specialty board or subboard.