Requirements for DOs who hold time-limited certificates from retired specialty boards
Learn how much overall and specialty-specific CME you need to earn for the 2022-2024 Certification CME cycle.
Due to the small number of physicians training in the specialties, the following specialty certifying boards are currently in a retired status:
- American Osteopathic Board of Nuclear Medicine (AOBNM)
- American Osteopathic Board of Proctology (AOBPr)
In addition, the subspecialties noted below are currently in retired status:
American Osteopathic Board of Pediatric subspecialties:
- Adolescent Medicine
- Pediatric Endocrinology
- Pediatric Pulmonology
American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology:
Diplomates who hold an active certification(s) in any of the specialties or subspecialties listed above have the following CME requirements for the 2022-2024 Certification CME cycle:
- 120 total CME credits per 3-year Certification CME cycle
- Of the total 120 credits required, a minimum of 25% must be specialty-specific
Diplomates are required to verify specialty-specific CME by completing the self-attestation form. AOA Certifying Board Services may conduct random audits of specialty-specific CME activities.