|NEW PGY2 Examination|
|Neuroanatomy Exam||July, 2020|
|Primary Examination||March 13, 2020|
|Offered once per year.|
|Offered twice per year.|
2019: Fall Exam, Nov. 2-3
2020: Spring, May 2-3
2020: Fall Exam, Oct. 31- Nov. 1
|Recognized Focused Practice Examinations|
|Pediatric Neurosurgery (PNS)||
September 27, 2019
|CNS Endovascular surgery (CNS-ES)||TBD|
|Neurological Critical Care (NCC)||September 27, 2019|
- The ABNS discourages review of a candidate’s actual oral exam cases or slide presentations at any oral board preparation course. Course content and recommendations may not be consistent with the actual ABNS examination.
- Candidates are encouraged to review their oral board cases and PowerPoint with colleagues, residency or practice mentors to prepare for the oral exam.
- Guest examiners and directors will not participate in any oral board preparation course for the 12-month period following their participation as an ABNS examiner.