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Welcome to the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians

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 Family 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 (OCC).

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Important Dates View All

Sept. 21-Oct. 3, 2020

Fall 2020 OCC/Recertification & Initial Certification Written (Cognitive) Exams

Location: PearsonVUE testing centers

Oct. 16-18, 2020

Fall 2020 OCC/Recertification & Initial Certification OMT Performance Exams

Location: In conjunction with OMED

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