Debate on Maintenance of Certification

Below is Dr. Teirstein debating Dr Lois Margaret Nora, CEO of the American Board of Medical Specialties at the California Medical Association (CMA) annual House of Delegates meeting in Sacramento, CA on October 16th, 2016.

Dr. Nora declined to post her side of the debate on this website.


Below is one part of a three part debate on Maintenance of Certification between Lois Margaret Nora, MD, JD, MBA (President and CEO of the ABMS); Richard Baron, MD (President and CEO of ABIM) and Paul Teirstein, MD (President of NBPAS).

The video was recorded at the Association of Professors on Medicine (APM) winter meeting in Laguna, CA on February 26, 2015. The following is Dr. Teirstein’s presentation.

To download the PowerPoints used in Dr. Teirstein’s debate, click here.

For a PDF of Dr. Nora’s presentation, click here.

For a PDF of Dr. Baron’s presentation, click here.