Subspecialty Certification in Emergency Medical Services

The following training requirements must be completed before a candidate may sit for the Written Exam for subspecialty certification in Emergency Medical Services.

  • Be a diplomate of the American Osteopathic Board of Emergency Medicine.
  • Have completed an AOA-recognized training program in Emergency Medical Services.
  • Hold an active license to practice emergency medicine in the state or territory where you practice before and during the certification process.
  • Be an AOA member in good standing for at least 12 months immediately prior to the date of certification.
  • Adhere to the AOA Code of Ethics.
  • Demonstrate eligibility for examination in any other manner required by the board.

Written Exam

The Written Exam in Emergency Medical Services is offered on an as-needed basis at the AOA’s office in downtown Chicago. The cost is $600. To learn more or to apply, please contact aobem@osteopathic.org.