American Board of Wound Medicine and Surgery established in Ohio
The American Board of Wound Medicine and Surgery (ABWMS) was established and incorporated in Ohio. The new Board, according to President and Chairman Board Richard Simman, MD, FACS, CWS, FACCWS, was established to formally recognize the physician practice of wound medicine and surgery.
Physicians, MDs, or DOs who wish to sit for the examination will be able to apply on the Board's website on March 1, 2012. The window for the first certification examination will be June 16-30, 2012. Applicant requirements will be found on the website. Deadline for the initial examination is May 1, 2012.
Visit www.abwms.org for more information.