Board-eligible status begins upon completion of your training program and ends Dec. 31 of the sixth year after you complete training. View eligibility requirements for AOA board certification.
Select Your Specialty
The American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine administers primary and subspecialty board certification in the following areas.
- Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
- Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
- Critical Care Medicine
- Geriatric Medicine
- Infectious Disease
- Interventional Cardiology
- Pulmonary Disease
Complete all application and examination requirements for certification through the specialty certifying board. Your Internal Medicine primary or subspecialty certification will remain active for 10 years following date of issue provided you successfully complete Osteopathic Continuous Certification requirements.
Maintain Your Certification
Complete the four components of Osteopathic Continuous Certification (OCC) to promote patient care, practice enhancement and lifelong learning throughout your career.