ABMS Conference 2017
September 25–27

The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago
909 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois

Register now to attend ABMS Conference 2017 and join more than 400 experts from across the health care spectrum to discuss the latest issues and innovations in assessment and quality improvement, and how it all works together to improve patient care!


ABMS Conference 2017 offers health care professionals and leaders from ABMS Member Boards, hospitals and health systems, academic medical centers, specialty societies, and continuing medical education and continuing professional development communities the opportunity to learn about and accelerate the implementation of best practices in assessment and medical education, QI, health policy initiatives, and improving patient care through Board Certification.

The Conference is designed for health care professionals in:

  • Learning and assessment
  • Board certification and continuing certification
  • Quality improvement, patient safety, and research
  • Public policy and communications
  • Any area involved in elevating the quality of patient care

Over the course of two and a half days, the Conference will feature:

  • More than 60 breakout sessions with topics including professionalism and professional standing, health care research and policy, quality improvement, assessment innovations, and board and continuing certification exam development and administration
  • Plenary topics and speakers
  • A poster session and exhibitor reception
  • An evening reception at the world-renowned Field Museum
  • Countless opportunities to network and share ideas with your colleagues

Registration is $350 for staff of ABMS Member Boards and $695 for general attendees.



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