51st Oral Board Exam Review Course

OCTOBER 9 - 13, 2023

Registration is over for 2023! We'll open registration for 2024 Review Course in March.

CHAIR: Robert Pearl, MD
CO-CHAIR: Yvonne Karanas, MD
ADMINISTRATOR: Christine Reyes-Santos

Join us for the Stanford Plastic Surgery Oral Board Exam Review Course, an interactive and comprehensive live event that will take place from Monday, October 9, 2023, at 8:00 a.m. to Friday, October 13, 2023, until approximately 2:30 p.m. This in-person course is designed to build your confidence and prepare you for the American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS) Oral Board Examination.

Through didactic lectures, individual mock oral examinations, and group mock oral examinations, you will gain a thorough understanding of board-relevant cases and receive the tools you need to succeed. Each candidate will have the opportunity to participate in two practice oral examinations and participate in multiple group mock oral examinations, providing an immersive learning experience that mirrors the format and content of the actual examination.


This course is designed for surgeons who are preparing for the American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS) Oral Board Examination and are looking for a comprehensive review of plastic surgery education.


  • COURSE DATES: October 9– October 13, 2023. 
  • LOCATION: Crowne Plaza Cabana Hotel, 4290 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306
  • COST: $2,750  
  • REGISTRATION OPENS: March 16, 2023


  • Daily Lectures
  • Individual Mock Oral Exam
  • Group Mock Oral Exam
  • Breakfast/Lunch Monday-Friday
  • Social Networking Event
  • Review Course Slide Handbook

For any other questions please email laksman@stanford.edu