In 1981 the APTA House of Delegates approved board certification in the area of pediatrics. The first pediatrics specialist certification examination was administered in 1986. As of June 2014, ABPTS has certified 1,378 pediatric specialists.
2016 Certification Application Submission Site Open
February 27-March 12, 2016: 2016 Exam Dates
It is recommended that first-time specialist certification applicants review this tutorial. This video guides applicants through the process of submitting a professional development portfolio (PDP) through the ABPTS online application.
Before completing the application process, please read the entire general information and minimum eligibility sections of the candidate guide.
Please allow up to 6 weeks for application review following online submission.
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