Tuesday, January 29, 2008

Allergy & Immunology

Facts About The American Board Of Allergy & Immunology
The American Board of Allergy & Immunology is a board that was formed in the year 1971 and it is a non-profit organization that is also one of twenty-four other member boards of the American Board of Medical Specialties. In fact, The American Board of Allergy & Immunology is a conjoint board that has two parent boards that are the American Board of Internal Medicine and also the American Board of Pediatrics.

Specializes In Pediatrics And Medicine

Ever since 1971 the American Board of Allergy & Immunology has specialized in pediatrics and medicine and in conjunction with its parent boards has been instrumental in maintaining the best levels of educational as well as clinical standards in the specialties of allergies and also immunology.

So, if you want to become qualified in allergy & immunology, then you should try for obtaining a certificate from the American Board of Allergy & Immunology that has since the year 1989 offered its Diplomates that are valid for a period of ten years, though there are also unlimited time certificates offered by this august board.

As of now, the American Board of allergy & immunology has, it is believed, five thousand six hundred and ninety-five Diplomates that are certified by the Board in allergy & immunology. In addition, the Board also has other Diplomates such as Verification of Physician and more.

The mission of the American Board of Allergy & Immunology is to establish qualifications as well as to examine physician candidates who want to become certified and to also enable them to get recertification and become specialists in allergy and/or immunology. It is also a great place that helps to serve the public as well as health care community and it will even provide the names of those physicians that have obtained certification as allergists and immunologists.

Typically, to get certification from the American Board of Allergy & Immunology it would cost you about two thousand seven hundred dollars while recertification costs about three thousand dollars. Other than your application fee, all other fees can be paid via credit cards or by check.

In any event, the American Board of Allergy & Immunology gives the assurance that any medical professional certified by it has successfully completed an accredited educational program and also gone through the evaluation process and thus possesses the required skills as well as knowledge to provide high-quality patient care in both allergy & immunology.

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