Life Long Learning

The ABU is now taking the approach that we will be assessing all the components of LLL to determine if our Diplomates can continue forward in the process. The examination is just one of these components. It is the entire process though, that will be used to make a summative…

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Diplomates of the American Board of Urology holding a general certificate are certified to be trained in all areas of urology, including those for which subspecialty certificates are available.

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Life Long Learning (LLL) is a 2017 initiative of the American Board of Urology aimed at ensuring quality patient care from its certified urologists through an ongoing process of professional self-improvement.

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The purpose of awarding certification to individuals who meet the qualifications of The American Board of Urology is to assure the public that an individual has: (a) received appropriate training, and (b) has a level of urologic knowledge to practice safe and effective urology. The American Board of Urology strives…

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Recertification is the process whereby the Board identifies for the public those Diplomates who have met the Board’s criteria for basic continuing education and have demonstrated a fund of knowledge and expertise in the care of patients whose cases were reviewed by the Board at the time of the exam.

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The American Board of Urology (ABU) is organized to encourage study, improve standards, and promote competency in the practice of Urology. The Board evaluates candidates who are duly licensed to practice medicine, and arranges and conducts examinations for the purpose of certification, subspecialty certification, recertification, and ongoing maintenance of certification. Certificates are conferred by the Board to candidates who successfully complete all requirements for a given certificate...

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