The American Board of Anesthesiology® (ABA) is committed to advancing excellence in the practice of anesthesiology. As the certifying body for anesthesiologists since 1938, our team of dedicated anesthesiologist volunteers and staff administer initial and subspecialty certification assessments as well as our continuing certification program, which promotes lifelong learning, a commitment to quality clinical outcomes and patient safety.
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Our Board has received national recognition for our commitment to excellence in employee enrichment and success, and for creating a culture that strongly values staff’s dedication to providing high-quality service to our physician constituents.
“The best thing about the ABA is the people. Not only is everyone friendly, but we collaborate and work hard to accomplish goals.”- Trecia DebnamLead Communications Specialist, 15+ years of service
“In 2001, I was hired as the 16th employee. Today we have 70+ and I feel more connected with staff, informed by management and driven by our mission than I ever have. The ABA is truly a great place to work!”- James CrawfordDirector of Finance, 18+ years of service
“It is a great place where staff respects one another, laughs together and supports each other to ensure the delivery of quality work, not just for ourselves, but for our Board and the physicians we serve.”- Shirline FullerExecutive Administration, 15+ years of service