Standing up for the practicing physician
Friday, May 27, 2016
Baron: "No Robust Evidence" for Maintenance of Certification
With the soft tinkling of gentle piano music playing in the background, Richard Baron, MD, President...
Friday, May 20, 2016
ABIM Foundation Moves Assets Offshore
In a move that is more reminiscent of a sophisticated investment broker rather than a non-profit, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) corporation interes...
Monday, May 16, 2016
Thuggery and Strongman Tactics Grow at the ABIM
There's a wonderful social media principle that might just stop Maintenance of Certification: the Streisand Effect. The Streisand Effe...
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
A Critical Review of ABIM's Recent MOC Changes
In its never ending push to preserve the lucrative Maintenance of Certification (MOC) revenue stream, the American Board of Internal Medicin...
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Fearing Exodus: American Board of Medical Specialties Issues Statement on Oklahoma
Fearing a mass exodus of physicians from the lucrative ACGME -mandated Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program, two member organizations ...
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
NEJM Fails to Publish Comments Critical of ACCME Perspective Piece
Screen Shot was taken 4/19/2016 of NEJM web page showing undeclared conflict of interest (Click to enlarge) I find it interesting that ...
Sunday, April 17, 2016
Rethinking Our Medical Education and Publishing Bureaucracy
Medicine has an image problem. On one hand, medicine is full of wonder: incredible technology, incredible innovation, and incredibly brigh...
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