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2017 Certification & Recertification Examination Results Mailed
Score letters for the 2017 CBNC Certification and Recertification examination were mailed to Candidates on Friday, February 23, 2018 via the US Postal Service. Candidates who were successful on the examination will also appear on the CBNC roster of Diplomates beginning on Friday, March 9th.

A certificate suitable for framing will be mailed to Diplomates in the coming months. Candidates who applied as “Testamurs” and were successful on the examination must provide CBNC with documentation of having passed the Cardiology, Nuclear Medicine or Radiology boards and a copy of their current medical license to be granted Diplomate status.

Examination results will not be available via telephone, fax or email. Additional information on examination scoring and verification may be found by clicking on About the Exams: Exam Scoring and Reporting.

2018 CBNC Exam Dates
The 2018 Certification and Recertification exams in nuclear cardiology will be offered during the window period of November 13 - December 13, 2018. Registration will open on June 1st. Information on deadlines and fees may be found by "clicking" on the link above.

Visit CBNC at the ACC Annual Meeting in Orlando
CBNC staff will be onsite (Booth #3257) to answer questions about registration for the 2018 CBNC examination application (to be open on June 1, 2018). We hope to see you in Orlando!

Did you recently pass your ABIM Cardiovascular Disease, ABR or ABNM Boards?
If you recently became certified with the American Board of Radiology, the American Board of Nuclear Medicine, or in a Cardiovascular Specialty with ABIM and are a CBNC Testamur - you can now convert to a Diplomate!

Please follow these steps to convert your status:

  1. Log in to the CBNC website and create or update your contact information in your account. We will only mail your certificate to the address listed in your account.

  2. Obtain a picture or PDF version of your ABIM-CD, or CD Subspecialty, ABR or ABNM score letter or certificate.

  3. Obtain a picture or PDF version of your current, unconditional and unrestricted medical license. Please make sure the expiration date is showing.

  4. Email your documentation to CBNC@apca.org
Due to the high volume of conversion requests, please note that we will process requests in the order in which they are received. Requests with all required documentation, and received by Thursday of each week, will be processed by EOB on Friday of the same week. Certificates will be mailed via USPS.
Thank you for your patience and congratulations on becoming fully certified!

NRC RE-RECOGNIZES CBNC
CBNC Diplomates remain eligible to become Authorized Users through NRC's Certification Pathway. To view the official press release, please click here.

Important Information for CBNC Diplomates
The Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology (CBNC) has recently been made aware of a letter being sent to CBNC Diplomates soliciting a registration fee for subspecialty in Nuclear Cardiology. CBNC is not affiliated with, nor does it recognize the American Board of Cardiology. The CBNC has approved documented Certification and Recertification processes and is not affiliated with any other certification Board(s).

CBNC Examination Accepted for MOC
Have you heard? Passing CBNC exam is worth 20 Points in ABIM's Maintenance of Certification program! Be sure to provide us with your ABIM ID# so you can obtain the points.

CCCVI has Merged with ARDMS to form Inteleos/APCA!
CBNC and CBCCT are now part of Inteleos/APCA. Together we represent nearly 107,000 physicians, sonographers and other advanced healthcare professionals around the world. Please click here to read the letter to our CBNC and CBCCT Diplomates and Testamurs announcing this exciting change. Click here to read the Press Release with more details.

We are thrilled about the enhanced opportunities this will afford our programs and look forward to the continued interaction between the CBNC and CBCCT constituents, leadership and staff.

Converting from Testamur to Diplomate
Information on how to convert status from Testamur to Diplomate.