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ABU Certification Testing

ABU Certification Testing

Coordinated through the American Board of Surgery (ABS)

The American Board of Urology is organized to encourage study, improve standards and promote competency in the practice of urology. The objective of the Board is to identify for the public’s knowledge those physicians who have satisfied the Board’s criteria for certification and recertification in the specialty of urology.

2021 Testing event dates

ABU 2021 FEMALE PELVIC MEDICINE REPRODUCTIVE SURGERY SUBSPECIALTY CERTIFICATION EXAMINATION – NEW TESTING DATES

  • First registration date: 11 January 2021
  • Last registration date: 24 June 2021
  • Examination delivery window date: 25 June 2021

ABU 2021 QUALIFYING (PART 1) EXAMINATION – NEW TESTING DATES

  • First registration date: 01 March 2021
  • Last registration date: 07 July 2021
  • Examination delivery window dates: 08 or 09 July 2021

ABU 2021 LIFE LONG LEARNING KNOWLEDGE ASSESSMENT

  • First registration date: 15 May 2021
  • Last registration date: 13 October 2021
  • Examination delivery dates: 14 or 18 October 2021

ABU 2021 PEDIATRIC SUBSPECIALTY CERTIFICATION EXAMINATION

  • First registration date: 15 May 2021
  • Last registration date: 13 October 2021
  • Examination delivery dates: 14 or 18 October 2021

ABU 2021 LIFE LONG LEARNING PEDIATRIC SUBSPECIALTY CERTIFICATION KNOWLEDGE ASSESSMENT

  • First registration date: 15 May 2021
  • Last registration date: 13 October 2021
  • Examination delivery dates: 14 or 18 October 2021

ABU 2021 FEMALE PELVIC MEDICINE AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY LIFE LONG LEARNING KNOWLEDGE ASSESSMENT

  • First registration date: 15 May 2021
  • Last registration date: 13 October 2021
  • Examination delivery dates: 14 or 18 October 2021
 
Last updated 2021-04-02