Explore criteria for earning Category 1 (osteopathic) and Category 2 (allopathic) CME.
The AOA assigns CME credit to four categories: 1-A, 1-B, 2-A and 2-B. Category 1 is typically osteopathic CME and Category 2 denotes allopathic CME. Category A is usually live activities while Category B is not (with a few exceptions). View a detailed breakdown of options for each category below.