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2020 ROC-P Deadline Approaching

Two months remain until the 2020 deadline for the ROC-P requirements.

Announcing New CQI Modules

We are excited to release several new Continuous Quality Improvement Modules.

2020-2021 Board of Directors

In May, 2020, The American Board of Pediatric Dentistry's (ABPD) sponsoring organization, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), inducted the 2020/2021 ABPD Board of Directors virtually at the AAPD Annual Session, NashVirtual.

2021 Qualifying Examination Registration Now Open

Registration for the 2021 ABPD Qualifying Examination (QE) is now open. The QE is scheduled for Monday, May 3, 2021.

Board of Directors Call for Applications 2021-2027

The American Board of Pediatric Dentistry (ABPD) is accepting applications for a Director position for the 2021-2027 cycle. The Board of Directors is comprised of six Directors and is a six-year commitment.

Call for 2021 EC Applications

The American Board of Pediatric Dentistry (ABPD) is accepting applications for the subcommittees of the 2021 Examination Committee (EC), comprised of three (3) subcommittees: • Qualifying Examination Subcommittee (QES) • Oral Clinical Examination

New ROC-P Policy Change

We have made some changes to our ROC-P policy, and want to share them with you!

2020 Oral Clinical Examination Cancelled

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry (ABPD) Board of Directors has made the difficult decision to cancel the Oral Clinical Examination (OCE) scheduled in 2020.

2020 Qualifying Examination Date Announced

ABPD has carefully investigated options for the delivery of the 2020 QE. With the uncertainty of the global pandemic, social distancing requirements and other restrictions, we decided to move forward with two different delivery options for the examin

Pediatric Dentistry Today - Certifying Internationally Trained Pediatric Dentists

The future of our profession depends heavily on the quality of training and experience acquired during residency.

Pediatric Dentistry Today - Dedicated Diplomates…Stories of Two Academicians

Today with nearly 80% of pediatric dentists being board certified it is easy to forget a time when board certification was not the norm.

Chair Highlight - Dr. Steven Rayes

The American Board of Pediatric Dentistry is pleased to have Dr. Steven Rayes serving in the position of Chair of the Oral Clinical Exam (OCE) Committee.