OSTEOPATHIC BOARD CERTIFICATION

Upcoming Exams and Deadlines

Primary Clinical Exam: March – Sept. 2022
General Anesthesiology Primary Clinical Exam
Location: Due to COVID-19, Clinical Exams may be conducted using an alternate format if needed
Application Period: Oct. 18, 2021 – March 5, 2022
First application deadline: Feb. 4, 2022 ($2,000 exam fee)
Between Feb. 5 – March 5, 2022 the exam fee is $2,600 ($2,000 exam fee + $600 late fee)
Final application deadline: March 5, 2022
Note: Upon approval of your application and supporting documentation, your Clinical Examination will be scheduled. Please note that dates are not yet determined. Successful completion of both the Primary Written and Primary Oral Exams is required prior to registration for the Primary Clinical Exam.

 

General Anesthesia OCC Assessment/Longitudinal Assessment: June 1 – 30, 2022
Location: Remote/online
Application Period: Dec. 21, 2021 – May 17, 2022
First application deadline: April 17, 2022 ($210 annual fee)
Between April 18 – May 17 the Exam fee is $275 ($210 exam fee + $65 late fee)
Final application deadline: May 17, 2022

 

Primary Written Exam: Aug. 2, 2022
Location: Remotely proctored via MonitorEdu
Application Period: Feb. 1 – July 3, 2022
First application deadline: June 3, 2022 ($500 exam fee)
Between June 4 – July 3 the Exam fee is $650 ($500 exam fee + $150 late fee)
Final application deadline: July 3, 2022

 

Subspecialty Exams: Aug. 25, 2022
Critical Care Medicine, Pain Management, Pediatric Anesthesiology
Location: Remotely proctored
Application Period: Feb. 25, 2022 – July 26, 2022
First application deadline: June 26, 2022 ($600 exam fee)
Between June 27 – July 26 the Exam fee is $780 ($600 exam fee + $180 late fee)
Final application deadline: July 26, 2022
Note: Successful completion of the Primary Certification Exam is required prior to registration for Subspecialty Exams

 

Subspecialty OCC Exams: Aug. 25, 2022
Pain Management
Location: Remotely proctored
Application Period: March 25, 2022 – Aug. 10, 2022
First application deadline: July 11, 2022 ($750 exam fee)
Between July 12 – Aug. 10 the Exam fee is $975 ($750 exam fee + $225 late fee)
Final application deadline: Aug. 10, 2022

 

Primary Oral Exam: Oct. 22, 2022
Location: Remote online platform
Application Period: April 22, 2022 – Sept. 7, 2022
First application deadline: Aug. 23, 2022 $1,000 exam fee)
Between Aug. 24 and Sept. 7, 2022 the exam fee is $1,300 ($1,000 exam fee + $300 late fee)
Final application deadline: Sept. 7, 2022
Note: Successful completion of the Primary Written Exam is required prior to registration for the Primary Oral Exam.

 

Primary Clinical Exam: Oct. 2022 – March 2023
General Anesthesiology Primary Clinical Exam
Location: Due to COVID-19, Clinical Exams may be conducted using an alternate format if needed
Application Period: March 14 – Aug. 14, 2022
First application deadline: June 30, 2022 ($2,000 exam fee)
Between July 1 – Aug. 14, 2022 the Exam fee is $2,600 ($2,000 exam fee + $600 late fee)
Final application deadline: Aug. 14, 2022
Note: Upon approval of your application and supporting documentation, your Clinical Examination will be scheduled. Please note that dates are not yet determined. Successful completion of both the Primary Written and Primary Oral Exams is required prior to registration for the Primary Clinical Exam

 

General Anesthesia Longitudinal Assessment (OCC): Jan. – Dec. 31, 2023
Location: Remote/online
Application Period: May 23 – Oct. 24, 2022
First application deadline: Aug. 17, 2022 ($210 annual fee)
Between Aug. 18 – Oct. 24 the Exam fee is $275 ($210 exam fee + $65 late fee)
Final application deadline: Oct. 24, 2022