ASPS Stops Harmful Louisiana Board Equivalency Regulation  

September 2015 Working in close concert with leadership at the Louisiana Society of Plastic Surgeons, ASPS successfully rallied its partners in the Truth in Advertising Coalition to stop the Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners (LSBME) from advancing a draft regulation that would have allowed substandard certifying bodies – most notably the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery (ABCS) – to be deemed equivalent to American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) certifying boards.

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