OSTEOPATHIC BOARD CERTIFICATION

Welcome to the American Osteopathic Board of Neurology and Psychiatry

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Information for Candidates

Learn about the process to become AOA board certified in Neurology and Psychiatry, 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

Jan. – Dec. 31, 2022

AOBNP 2022 Longitudinal Assessment

Neurology and Psychiatry

Oct. 20, 2022 – March 19, 2023

Application Period for AOBNP Primary Exams

Neurology and Psychiatry

Oct. 20, 2022 – March 19, 2023

Application Period for AOBNP Subspecialty Exams

Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurophysiology

Oct. 20, 2022 – March 19, 2023

Application Period for AOBNP OCC Exams

Child/Adolescent Neurology, Child/Adolescent Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry, Neurophysiology

Jan. – Dec. 31, 2023

AOBNP 2023 Longitudinal Assessment

Neurology and Psychiatry

April 20, 2023

AOBNP Certification Exams

Primary Neurology and Psychiatry

Subspecialty initial and OCC

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