Component 2: Lifelong Learning/Continuing Medical Education


Component 2 of the Osteopathic Continuous Certification process requires recertifying physicians to pursue lifelong learning through continuing medical education.

Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine

To complete component 2 requirements in the primary specialty of Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine, a physician must:

  • Meet CME requirements by obtaining 150 CME hours in each three-year CME cycle. Of these, 50 hours must be Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine specialty hours. A maximum of 25 CME credits earned through teaching or preceptoring can be counted toward your 50-hour NMM specialty CME requirement.