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. Component 2 consists of two parts: CME credit and Pediatric Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (POMT) Modules.

CME Requirements

To complete Component 2 requirements in the primary specialty of Pediatrics, diplomates must:

  • Earn 60 CME credits during each three-year AOA CME cycle.
    • 15 credits must be Specialty AOA Category 1-A.
    • AOA Category 1-A will be required CME during the 2022-2024 CME Cycle.
    • View your status for all OCC components, including Component 2, by logging into the AOA Physician Portal.
    • Pediatric Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (POMT) modules, listed below.

CME Guide: 2022 through 2024 CME Guide information will be available soon.
CME Guide:  2019-2021 CME Guide for Osteopathic Physicians

POMT Modules

POMT Modules are being reviewed for the 2022-2024 OCC Cycle. More information will be available soon.