Category Archives: Maintenance of Certification

No Changes to Maintenance Of Certification for Psychiatry, Neurology

A number of medical boards are in the process of reviewing their maintenance of certification (MOC) requirements and steps.  Jeffrey Lyness, MD, psychiatry director for the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN), professor of psychiatry and neurology, and senior … Continue reading

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APA Reviews Maintenance of Certification

The American Psychiatric Association (APA) published a review and summary of the maintenance of certification (MOC) requirements for the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN). This review is designed to assist members to prepare for the ABPN re-certification process. … Continue reading

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Sixth Annual Chair Summit Begins This Week

This week a Master Class for Neuroscience Development called the Chair Summit takes place in Tampa, FL (Sept 26-28, 2013). In the early days of medical training in Kos, students, trainees and medical colleagues would gather to discuss their cases … Continue reading

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Studying Bias in Evaluations of Doctors

According to an article in the British Medical Journal, official assessments of a doctor’s professionalism should be considered carefully before being accepted due to the tendency for some doctors to receive lower scores than others, and the tendency of some … Continue reading

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