On Thursday, March 30, 2017 the International Board for the Certification of Specialists in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery hosted its second Convocation Ceremony to bestow fellowship on those Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons who successfully completed the 2016 certifying examinations in Osaka, Japan and Bangalore, India. The Convocation was held in Hong Kong as part of the 2017 ICOMS meeting.
The IBCSOMS continues to be very pleased with the results of our examinations. A total of 91 surgeons from 12 different countries including Japan, India, Turkey, South Korea, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Nepal, South Africa, Namibia, Malaysia and the United States underwent a rigorous certification process developed by an international panel of specialist oral and maxillofacial surgeons. 79 candidates passed the examination and the validity of the process was confirmed by psychometric analysis.
July 2017 Examinations—Leuven, Belgium
Please be aware that the application process for the IBCSOMS Certification Examinations which will be delivered in Leuven, Belgium in July 2017 will open on April 5, 2017. Please click on the examination link below to see all application deadlines.
October 2017 Examinations—Bangalore, India
A second administration of the IBCSOMS Certification Examinations will be delivered in Bangalore, India in October 2017 and applications for this examination will be posted no later than July 1, 2017. Please click on the examination link below to see all application deadlines.
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