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Videos & Debates

Debate on Maintenance Certification – 30 Min

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 NBOPAS).

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.

What’s Wrong With The MOC Process – 15 Min

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.

To download the PowerPoint presentation from Dr. Teirstein’s debate at the CMA HOD, Sacramento California, October 16th, 2016 click here.

MOC: Where Do We Stand Today? – 20 mins

Dr. Paul Teirstein discussing the current status of MOC at the California Radiology Society Meeting in February 2020, alongside the American Board of Radiology President, Dr. Valerie Jackson.

To download the PowerPoint presentation used in Dr. Teirstein’s debate:

Additional Videos

ZDoggMD – “Meet The Doctor The American Board of Medical Specialties Wants Dead”

February 2nd, 2018

ZDoggMD – “You Can Help Make Better Doctors”

January 6th, 2019