The New Clinical Examination Transition

To ensure a smooth changeover to the new examination design, the ABO has incorporated a one-year transition period prior to fully moving over to the new examination design.
Registration for all of the following Clinical Examinations will open on May 22, 2018.

 

 

February 21-24, 2018

Traditional Clinical Examination (ICE) with the existing case submission requirements

 

September 25-28, 2018

Traditional Clinical Examination (ICE) with the existing case submission requirements offered by petition only

 

February 19-22, 2019

Traditional Clinical Examination (ICE) with the existing case submission requirements by petition only AND Scenario-based Oral Clinical Examination

 

November 19-22, 2019

Scenario-based Oral Clinical Examination only

 

 

A petition must be approved prior to registration for the Traditional Clinical Examination in September 2018 or February 2019 here. 

 

For more information regarding the petition process, please email Michelle@AmericanBoardOrtho.com

 

Click here to learn more about how to prepare for the new examination today.