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FSMB Releases 2023 Annual Report

A year of growth and innovation in service to state medical boards

WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 25, 2023) – The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) is pleased to announce the release of its 2023 Annual Report, reflecting a transformative year marked by growth, innovation and strengthened support for its member medical boards. 

At the heart of this year's accomplishments lies a newly crafted strategic plan, a collective effort to guide the organization into an exciting future that emphasizes collaboration, service and integrity. Highlighted in the 2023 Annual Report are achievements in advocating for strengthened reporting to state medical boards; adding additional staff resources to develop high-quality education and engagement opportunities for member boards; launching new technologies and services to maximize operational efficiencies; and supporting license portability. 

These achievements and collective milestones were made possible through the dedication of FSMB’s staff and volunteers in collaboration with the thousands of state medical board members and staff who work hard each day to protect the public.

View the 2023 Annual Report 

About the Federation of State Medical Boards: 

The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) is a national non-profit organization representing the medical boards within the United States and its territories that license and discipline allopathic and osteopathic physicians and, in some jurisdictions, other healthcare professionals. FSMB serves as the voice for state medical boards, supporting them through education, assessment, research and advocacy while providing services and initiatives that promote patient safety, quality healthcare and regulatory best practices. FSMB serves the public through, a free physician search tool which provides background information on the more than 1 million doctors in the United States. To learn more about FSMB, visit