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

March 14, 2019

Final application deadline for OCC Cognitive Exam in April 2019 (late fee applies)

March 18-23, 2019

AOBEM Written (Part I) Exam

Location: Prometric Testing Centers

April 15, 2019

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

April 15-20, 2019

OCC Cognitive Exam

Prometric Testing Centers

May 1, 2019

Applications open for the AOBEM Written (Part I) Exam

June 3, 2019

Applications open for the Emergency Medical Services & Medical Toxicology Exams

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