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board certification

The process by which a person is approved to practice in a specialty field, especially medicine, after successfully completing testing and other requirements of a board of specialists in that field.

board′-cert′i·fied′ adj.


adj (US) que ha aprobado un examen estatal en su campo
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With 3,601 NBCTs, Kentucky ranks seventh in the nation for the percentage of teachers who are board-certified (8.
Ricardo Bernales, MD, is a board-certified pediatrician and general practitioner in Chicago, IL, focusing on allergies, bronchial asthma, and immunodeficiency.
The academy offers two certifications: board-certified environmental engineer, BCEE, for those who have a professional engineering license; or board-certified environmental engineering member, BCEEM, for those who are non-licensed.
Lamkin, a graduate of Lyon College in Batesville and UAMS, is also board-certified in hyperbaric oxygen therapy.
Havens as a Tennessee board-certified specialist in Estate Planning.
The Sleep Fair will include interactive exhibits on sleep disorders and healthy sleep habits; equipment demonstrations; presentations from board-certified specialists; sleep apnea and blood pressure screening; sign-ups for a free electronic health information newsletter; free refreshments; and drawings for prizes.
Kumar is a board-certified physician specializing in physical medicine and geriatrics.
Guzman Ortiz said he has talked to other teachers at his school, and two of them have started the process of becoming board-certified.
I fully agree with the authors and the critics that ways must be found to broaden the impact of board-certified teachers.
The Harry Lee Anstead Award for The Florida Bar Board Certified Lawyer of the Year is presented annually by the Board of Legal Specialization & Education to a Florida board-certified lawyer or judge.
board-certified lactation consultants into the shelters to start working directly with the mothers who wanted our help," says Katy Lebbing, herself an international board-certified lactation consultant with La Leche League International, an organization that supports and promotes breastfeeding.