Olakunle O. Akinboboye, MBBSOlakunle O. Akinboboye, MD, FACC
Cardiology Magazine ImageRichard A. Chazal, MD, MACC
Cardiology Magazine ImagePeter Block, MD, FACC

At this year’s American College of Cardiology (ACC) annual meeting—held March 16-18, in New Orleans—ABIM and ACC launched the new Collaborative Maintenance Pathway (CMP) for certified cardiologists who wish to maintain their ABIM Board Certification via an ACCSAP-based educational curriculum and performance assessment beginning in fall 2019.

At the conference, the Chair of ABIM’s Cardiovascular Board, Olakunle O. Akinboboye, MD, FACC, discussed the organizations’ collaborative efforts with ACC Past President, Richard A. Chazal, MD, MACC. Listen in as Peter Block, MD, FACC, Professor of Medicine and Cardiology at Emory University Hospital and School of Medicine, moderates the discussion about the new assessment pathway and the partnership that made it possible.