OSTEOPATHIC BOARD CERTIFICATION

Component 2: Lifelong Learning/Continuing Medical Education

Overview

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

To complete component 2 requirements in the primary specialties of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery, diplomates must earn 50 Specialty Specific CME Credits (Category 1 or 2). For subspecialty certification, candidates must earn a minimum of 13 CME credits in their subspecialty.