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board certified

denoting a physician who has completed the certification requirements established by a medical specialty board and has been certified as a specialist in a particular field of medicine.
adjective Referring to designation indicating that a US or Canadian physician who has (1) completed 4 to 8 years of post-medical school residency training—i.e., a physician who is ‘board-eligible’—and (2) passed an examination, commonly called the ‘Boards’, that tests theoretical and practical knowledge in an area of specialisation

board cer·ti·fied

(bōrd sĕr'ti-fīd)
Referring to someone certified in a specialty area signifying the possession of expert knowledge in the field.

board cer·ti·fied

(bōrd sĕr'ti-fīd)
Referring to someone certified in a specialty area.

board certified,

adj the status of a dental specialist such as an orthodontist who has become a board diplomate by successfully completing the certification program of the recognized certification board in that area of practice.
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The Kentucky Department of Education, Kentucky National Board Certified Teacher Network, and the Education Professional Standards Board have worked collaboratively with the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards for three years as a site in the Network to Transform Teaching funded by the U.
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Expanding the pool of National Board Certified Teachers will go a long way toward making that goal a reality.
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The Boot Camp program focuses on educating women lawyers on the benefits and criteria for becoming Florida Bar board certified.
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Engineers working in wastewater management and other environmental public health fields are invited to become board certified this year.

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