CABP - AABB Certified Advanced Biotherapies Professional

Certified Advanced Biotherapies Professional (CABP) Credential

The AABB Certified Advanced Biotherapies Professional (CABP) credentialing program is the first and only certification for biotherapies professionals.

What is AABB's Certified Advanced Biotherapies Professional (CABP) credential?

This certification is a mark of distinction and benefits the entire biotherapies field by establishing minimum standards of competence, identifying qualified and proficient professionals, and advancing safety and quality.

Candidates must meet pre-requisites, obtain a passing grade on the computer-based proctored online exam covering the seven key domains, and agree to the CABP Code of Conduct to earn the certification for a three-year cycle.

The CABP Exam is available 24-7 on-demand, computer-based, and an online proctored exam


Exam Fees - AABB Members $395, Non-Members $495

Who is Eligible for the CABP?

This certification is intended for experienced professionals working in advanced biotherapies. Example roles include:

  • Researchers
  • Medical directors
  • Quality specialists
  • Regulatory specialists
  • Laboratorians
  • Nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Fellows

For more information on the exam including eligibility and how to apply, please follow the link below.

Meet the CABPs: Q&A Interview Series and Full CABP Registry

In this article series, AABB interviews and highlights Certified Advanced Biotherapies Professionals. Read as they share what inspired them to pursue the CABP certification and how this new program will help address current challenges in the biotherapies field.

(section not recreated for DEV site but will mimic carousel on CellSource page on live site)

Alternatively, to view the full registry of CABPs follow the link below:

View Full Registry

The Need for the CABP

Developed by AABB in response to worldwide workforce shortages in the industry and the challenges associated with identifying and retaining qualified employees, the CABP certification benefits the entire biotherapies field by:

  • Establishing minimum standards of competence.
  • Identifying qualified and proficient professionals.
  • Advancing safety and quality.

CABP By The Numbers

CABP Badge


There are 125+ CABPs
and counting!


Organizations who are
CABP employers
CABP Globe


CABPs are in 10 countries across the world