Read the latest on the launch of AOBEM’s new Continuous Osteopathic Recertification Exam

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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

March 6, 2020

Final application deadline for the AOBEM Written (Part I) Exam & OCC Cognitive (recert) Exam

March 21-27, 2020

AOBEM Written (Part I) Exam

Location: Prometric Testing Centers

March 21-27, 2020

OCC Cognitive (recert) Exam

Location: Prometric Testing Centers

May 15, 2020

Applications open for the AOBEM Written (Part I), Oral (Part II) Exam, and OCC Cognitive (recert) Exam (for expired certifications only)

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