(Updated 1.9.2019)

15th - Credentials Exam applications due (midnight MT)
15th - Supervising Diplomate forms due (midnight MT) 
20th - Credentials notice to candidate

31st - 6 month Supervising Diplomate & Resident Evaluations are due to Residency Committee (temporary deadline for 2019, typically Jan. 5th)

20th - Maintenance of Certification applications due (voluntary and mandated Diplomates) (Note: This date only applies to 2019, in 2020 and forward the deadline will be January 31st annually).


Exam Committee sends out test notices and registration/payment information to applicants

ABVO Spring board meeting

1st - ABVO Policies & Procedures changes updated by this date annually
1st - Call for board nominations 
15th - Exam agreement and payments due to ABVO office
31st - All board nominations and materials due to office

1st - ABVO board member voting commences via online voting; Diplomates to receive on-line voting link via email
30th - ABVO board voting closes this evening 

New Board members will be announced on this web site in early July.
5th - Supervising Diplomate & Resident Evaluations are due to Residency Committee
15th-16th - IR & Written Exams at NC State
16th-19th - Practical Exams at NC State

New Diplomates notified
Exam result notification letters mailed to mentors
New Diplomates announced

Meeting between ACVO Diplomates and ABVO Members
ABVO board meeting at ACVO conference
15th - Credentials Exam applications open for next exam cycle
Nature & Scope of Exam updated (for following year)

Rolling Deadlines
Residency Program Applications - Due a minimum of 90 or 120 days prior to the start of the program (see RTP application form, page 2, Application Instructions, item number 1)

Provisional Residency Applications - Due 30 days before the start of the program