Become a Board Examiner

How to Become an Examiner

Members of the ABOMS Examination Committee perform many duties specific to the Board Certification process. Potential Examination Committee members must meet certain criteria to be considered.

An Applicant must:

  • Be an active Diplomate for at least five years
  • Pledge to maintain confidentiality
  • Demonstrate contemporary knowledge of oral and maxillofacial surgery
  • Submit an application with two letters of recommendation from active Diplomates

Applicants for the Examination Committee must complete the application form and submit two letters of recommendations to the ABOMS administrative office by December 31st of each year. Applicants who were not selected must indicate their continued interest each year. Every three years, Applicants must submit a new application or Curriculum Vitae to the administrative office.

Becoming an Examiner

To apply, log in to your Diplomate profile and fill out the online application.


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