Here's how to obtain credit for CME not automatically reported to the AOA.
NOTICE: The Executive Committee of the Bureau of Osteopathic Specialists (BOS) approved a proposal allowing a grace period through May 31, 2019, for the 2016-18 CME cycle.
AOA board-certified diplomates will have the option to fulfill 2016-18 CME requirements by either:
Any credit applied to the previous CME cycle cannot be applied to the current CME cycle.
Category 1-A and 1-B credit is osteopathic and does not need to be self-reported to the AOA. Category 1 CME event organizers will report your CME credits to the AOA within 90 days of the program.
Acceptable Category 2 credit includes AMA-accredited or AAFP-approved credits. These credits are typically listed on the certificate of attendance as being:
Use the forms below to report CME activities not automatically reported by AOA-accredited CME sponsors and for special CME requests. You can report CME by emailing attachments to firstname.lastname@example.org or faxing forms to (312) 202-8202. It takes at least two weeks for submitted credits to post to your CME Activity Report. For more info, check out our FAQ or contact us at (888) 62-MYAOA or (888) 626-9262 or email@example.com.
Include your name and AOA number with all submissions.
Note this form can be used only for the 2016-18 CME cycle, and not the 2019-21 CME cycle.