OSTEOPATHIC BOARD CERTIFICATION

Read the latest update on the pathway to Addiction Medicine certification

Welcome to the American Osteopathic Conjoint
Examination Committee on Addiction Medicine

Affirm your commitment to ongoing evidence-based education resulting in high-quality whole person care.

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Information for Candidates

Learn about the process to maintain AOA board certification in Addiction Medicine, including required exams and eligibility criteria.

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Why Choose AOA?

Designed for physicians by physicians, AOA board certification is an important quality marker for patients and employers.

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Maintaining Certification

Demonstrate excellence in your specialty throughout your career by participating in Osteopathic Continuous Certification (OCC).

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Important Dates View All

Nov. 22, 2020

Final application deadline for December 2020 Initial and OCC (Recert) Addiction Medicine exam

Dec. 1, 2020

Application opens for April 2021 Initial addiction medicine exam

Dec. 7-13, 2020

December 2020 Initial and OCC (Recert) Addiction Medicine exam

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Feb. 7, 2021

First application deadline for April 2021 OCC (Recert) & Initial addiction medicine exam (late fee applied)

Feb. 28, 2021

Final application deadline for April 2021 OCC (Recert) & Initial addiction medicine exam

April 12-18, 2021

April 2021 Initial & OCC (Recert) addiction medicine exam

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