Dates & Deadlines

 

  • February: Application Available
  • April 3rd: Applications Due
  • April 9th: Application Late Deadline
  • August 2nd: Reply Forms Due
  • August 8th: Reply Form Late Deadline
  • September: Scheduling Permits Posted
  • September 20th: Withdrawal Deadline with Partial Refund
  • December 20th: Results Available

 

  • July 1-March 30: Case Collection Period
  • April 1st: Peer Evaluations Sent (New!)
  • April 22nd: Case List Submission Deadline
  • April 26th: Case List Submission Late Deadline
  • July 9th: Reply Form & Notification of 5 Selected Cases Available
  • August 1st: Last Date for Notification to Board Office of missing required documentation from Case Books
  • August 6th: Reply Form Deadline
  • August 9th: Reply Form Late Deadline
  • August 22nd: Case Report Upload Deadline
  • October 15th: Withdrawal Deadline with Partial Refund
  • October 16th: Hotel Reservation deadline with reduced rate for room block
  • mid-October: Case Report Cleared Notification after Examiner Review
  • December 27th: Results Available

Hand Surgery Examination

August 1, 2019, Thursday– Computer Based Test at Prometric Test Centers throughout the United States and Canada

 

Hand Surgery Recertification Examination

April 1, 2019  April 30, 2019 – Internet Based Test

 

Continuous Certification Examination

April 1, 2019 – April 30, 2019 – Internet Based Test

 

Written Examination 

October 21, 2019, Monday – Computer Based Test at Prometric Test Centers throughout the United States and Canada. 

 

Oral Examination

November 14, 15, 16, 2019, Thursday, Friday and Saturday in Phoenix, Arizona

 

Hand Surgery Examination

TBD – Computer Based Test at Prometric Test Centers throughout the United States and Canada

 

Hand Surgery Recertification Examination

April 1, 2020  April 30, 2020 – Internet Based Test

 

Continuous Certification Examination

April 1, 2020 – April 30, 2020 – Internet Based Test

 

Written Examination 

*May 19, 2020, Tuesday – Computer Based Test at Prometric Test Centers throughout the United States and Canada. 

 

Oral Examination                                                                                    

November 12, 13, 14, 2020, Thursday, Friday and Saturday in Phoenix, Arizona

 

Requests for Special Consideration must be submitted by February 1 for consideration at the spring meeting and by September 1 for the fall meeting. 

Candidates must successfully complete both the Written and Oral Examinations required to achieve certification within 8 years after completion of plastic surgery residency training.