Board Examinations

The Board Qualification (Part 1) examination was administered on Wednesday, May 15, 2019.

Applications for Part 2 administered on Monday, October 7, 2019 and Part 1 administered on Thursday, September 12, 2019 are available with a deadline date of July 19, 2019.

Taking the Part 1 examination (board qualification only) on September 12, 2019 DOES NOT ALLOW admission to the Part 2 examination in October 2019.

All those wishing to apply for both Part 1 and Part 2 in 2019 must have submitted an application by the March 14, 2019 deadline.

General Information & FAQ

Access Practice Questions for Qualification (Part 1) Examination

ABPM now has an app for iOS/Android devices which contains practice questions to help prepare for the Part 1 (Qualification) examination.  To download the app, please search for ABPM in Apple iTunes or Google Play.

View a sample case from the ABPM Certification (Part 2) Examination

A powerpoint presentation is available to all candidates sitting for the Certification (Part 2) examination. Opening this link will allow candidates to view and navigate through a sample case. It is highly recommended that all candidates view this information to familiarize themselves with the examination process. This will be the only training available prior to the actual examination.

Testing Centers

The qualification and certification examinations will be offered at Pearson VUE testing centers nationally. Applicants will receive instructions on how to book their appointments about 6-8 weeks before the exam date. Appointment times and locations are based upon availability at the time of scheduling. For general information and to look up test centers, please visit the Pearson VUE website at http://www.pearsonvue.com/abpmed/

Important policy changes which may affect the 2019 examination cycle:

Click here for important information received by the JCRSB on Feb. 23, 2016, regarding the relationship of CPME approved fellowship training and eligibility to apply for ABPM Board Certification.

 

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