The Fellow Transfusion Medicine In-Service Examination consists of at least 110 multiple-choice questions from acknowledged experts in the field and is designed to test Transfusion Medicine Fellows on their medical knowledge; the examination is a cooperative effort between the ASCP RISE Committee and the AABB.
The examination is offered in a browser-based, online format. In order to take the test online, the Fellows will need access to a computer with Internet Explorer v5.01 or later, AOL 6.0 or later, or Firefox 2.0 or later. Supported browsers for Mac include Safari 1.3 or later and Firefox 2.0 or later. Individual score information will be provided to Program Directors and to Fellows.
The fee for this year is:
US$125.00 per participant taking the examination
The following points characterize the exam:
- Flexibility in Administration: The examination may be administered anytime between April 28 and May 9. Completion time for the entire examination is 2.25 hours.
- Performance Reports: Computer-generated individual score reports and percentile rankings will be provided to the Fellows and Program Directors. Examination results will be returned approximately June 13 via electronic mail.
The registration deadline for this year is March 28, 2014.