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FSMB Education Services provides educational tools and resources that enhance the quality of medical regulation and raise public awareness of the vital role of state medical boards. 

The FSMB works to identify, develop, and implement CME activities that address content areas that include medical regulation, licensure, discipline, and advocacy and policy to promote public health, safety and welfare.

2018 Annual Meeting

The FSMB Annual Meeting is the premier educational forum offered to the medical regulatory community.

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FSMB Foundation Luncheon

The 2018 FSMB Foundation Luncheon is scheduled for Friday, April 27, 2018 at the Sheraton-Le Meridien Charlotte Complex in Charlotte, North Carolina from Noon – 2:00 p.m.  We are excited to announce that Archelle Georgiou, MD, nationally recognized physician, advocate, and author, will be this year’s keynote speaker. 

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CME Accreditation Services

The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide, and jointly provide, continuing medical education for physicians. We are pleased to serve as an accredited provider for continuing medical activities for state medical boards and other key stakeholder organizations.

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Educational Modules on Medical Regulation

The Role of State Medical Boards

This module describes the functions and mission of state medical boards as well as the legal foundations of state-based medical regulation.

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Understanding and Navigating the Medical Licensing Process

There are a number of important steps on the pathway to medical licensure. This module will help  medical students and residents familiarize themselves with the licensing process before they apply with their state medical board.

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Medical Disciplinary Process

This module orients the learner to medical discipline, a key function of state medical boards’ role in public protection.

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Board Attorney Roundtable

Join state medical board colleagues from across the country for the Board Attorney Roundtable, scheduled for Thursday, April 26, 2018 during FSMB’s Annual Meeting in Charlotte, North Carolina.  The dialogue at this session will focus on the work of board attorneys as they share and exchange valuable information on case experiences, best practices and current challenges.  This session is open only to representatives of state medical and osteopathic boards.

FSMB Roundtable

The FSMB Roundtable is a program of monthly conference calls that facilitates communication among member medical and osteopathic boards and FSMB staff. The calls are sponsored by the FSMB and the agenda is developed with input from member boards. These calls provide regular opportunities for member boards to communicate among themselves on current issues, public policy and legislative trends.

New Executive Orientation

Make plans to attend FSMB’s New Executive Orientation scheduled for June 24-25, 2018.  This one-day event is designed for state board executive directors and leadership staff of state medical and osteopathic boards responsible for the management of a board’s daily tasks, and who have been in their position for less than a year or have not attended the program in the past. 

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