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ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR EXAMINATION BY THE AMERICAN BOARD OF DERMATOLOGY AND SYPHILOLOGY, INC.
I. General Requirements.
High ethical and professional standing.
Graduation from, a medical school recognized by the Council on Medical Education and Hospitals of the American Medical Association.
Satisfactory completion of an internship of not less than one year in a hospital approved by the same Council or its equivalent in the opinion of the Board.
A license to practice medicine.
Membership in the American Medical Association or membership in a similar society recognized as having the same purpose as the American Medical Association.
Citizenship in the United States or citizenship —meaning native citizens—in Canada or Cuba.
II. Special Requirements.
Applicants for certification by the Board are classed in two groups as follows:
Group A consists of physicians who have limited their practice mainly to dermatology and syphilology for
News and Comment. Arch Derm Syphilol. 1945;52(5):428–429. doi:10.1001/archderm.1945.01510290133031
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