2015 Oral & Written Board Preparation Course
Thursday–Saturday | August 20–22, 2015 | Chicago, IL
Registration is planned to open in May.
Program highlights include:
- Separate, concurrent sessions for Written Exam and Oral Exam preparation
- 100+ case scenarios reviewed
- Practice exam sessions
- Mock Oral Exams available by appointment
- Indivdual case book review available by appointment
- Electronic syllabus
The Oral and Written Board Preparation Course is interactive and comprehensive, using more than 100 plastic surgery cases to provide a thorough overview of plastic surgery principles and management problems. Case scenarios will be presented providing a broad review of pertinent topics in clinical plastic surgery. The course will include topic modules in the areas of breast/aesthetic, hand/complex wounds/burns/scars, craniofacial/head and neck, and CPT coding.
Patient safety issues will be emphasized in each presentation. Specifically, avoidance and management of complications as well as general principles involved in assuring patient safety will be addressed.
The course also provides exposure to the format of the oral and written boards and participants will have the opportunity to practice answering questions under pressure. Dual concurrent sessions will address topics specific to oral board preparation and written board preparation.
Sponsored by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).
Disclaimer: Completion of this course does not imply or guarantee a successful outcome on the examination or certification efforts.