American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Computer-Based Recertification

2021 Computer-Based Recertification Examinations

2
jan
2020

Recertification Application and Case List opens. Surgical cases can be entered into ABOS's Scribe system.

1
dec
2020

Deadline for Application, CMEs/SAEs, Finalized Case List, and Application Fee, submitted through your Diplomate Dashboard, by 4 pm ET

15
dec
2020

Late deadline with $350 late fee at 4 pm ET

-
april
2021

Credentials Committee meets to determine approval of Recertification Applicants.

23
april
2021

Diplomates receive an email when the Credentials Committee decision letters are posted to the Diplomate's Password-Protected Portal.

30
june
2021

Deadline to pay Examination Fee.

june
2021

Scheduling permits posted to the Diplomate Dashboard for those who have paid Examination Fee. Diplomates receive an email when they are posted.

3
aug
2021

All Recertification Examinations administered at Prometric Testing Centers begin

14
oct
2021

All Recertification Examinations administered at Prometric Testing Centers end

dec
2021

Examination results are posted to the Diplomate's Dashboard. Diplomates receive an email when they are posted.

2022 Computer-Based Recertification Examinations

-
jan
2021

Surgical cases can be entered into ABOS's Scribe system.

-
mar
2021

Application opens.

1
dec
2021

Deadline for Application, CMEs/SAEs, Finalized Case List, and Application Fee, submitted through your Diplomate Dashboard, by 4 pm ET

15
dec
2021

Late deadline with $350 late fee at 4 pm ET

-
april
2022

Credentials Committee meets to determine approval of Recertification Applicants.

-
april
2022

Diplomates receive an email when the Credentials Committee decision letters are posted to the Diplomate's Password-Protected Portal.

30
june
2022

Deadline to pay Examination Fee.

-
june
2022

Scheduling permits posted to the Diplomate Dashboard for those who have paid Examination Fee. Diplomates receive an email when they are posted.

-
aug-oct
2022

All Recertification Examinations administered at Prometric Testing Centers

-
dec
2022

Examination results are posted to the Diplomate's Dashboard. Diplomates receive an email when they are posted.

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