Welcome to the American Osteopathic Board of Emergency 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 become AOA board certified in Emergency 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.

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Important Dates View All

Sept. 30, 2018

Applications open for AOBEM Oral (Part II) Exam in March 2019

Oct. 10, 2018

Application deadline for Emergency Medical Services and Medical Toxicology Exams

Nov. 7, 2018

Emergency Medical Services and Medical Toxicology Exams (AOA office, Chicago)

Nov. 12-13, 2018

AOBEM Oral (Part II) Exam


Nov. 16, 2018

Applications open for OCC Cognitive Exam in September 2019

Dec. 18, 2018

First application deadline for AOBEM Written (Part I) Exam

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