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ABA Certification Testing

The American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA) is offering the BASIC Examination, ADVANCED Examination, Anesthesiology Special Purpose Exam (ASPEX), Pain Medicine Initial Certification Examination, Critical Care Medicine Initial Certification Examination, Pediatric Anesthesiology Certification Examination, and Adult Cardiac Anesthesiology through Pearson VUE. The ABA is solely responsible for exam development, scoring, and reporting of results.

To learn more about each exam, including sample questions and content outlines, please visit the ABA’s website at

Last updated 2024-06-27