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NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Fees Changing in 2020  12/10/2018

Our Board of Directors made a commitment several years ago to not increase our fees as we transformed our certification exams and assessments. In the ensuing years, we’ve enhanced the quality and professionalism of our programs to ensure that we can continue to advance our specialty, elevate standards of practice and guide lifelong learning. In 2020, we will increase our exam fees for the first time since 2012. However, the MOCA program fee will not change.


FAER/ABA Announce New Co-Sponsored Research in Education Grant  11/27/2018

The American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA) and the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) are co-sponsoring a FAER/ABA Research in Education Grant to advance the careers and knowledge of anesthesiologists interested in the key elements of education in anesthesiology—curriculum, instruction and assessment.


ABA Research Finds Link between MOCA® Performance and Medical License Actions  11/8/2018

A study published in the October issue of Anesthesiology provides evidence that board-certified physician anesthesiologists who met Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology™ (MOCA®) program requirements were less likely to be disciplined by a state medical licensing agency. The American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA) began issuing time-limited certificates in 2000 and launched the MOCA program in 2004 to help its certified physicians maintain and enhance their knowledge throughout their careers.