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OCC Applicants-Click here for additional FAQs. These will help you register for OCC.

 

TESTING DATE ANNOUNCEMENT

 

The examination date and location for 2018 is yet to be determined.

 

NOTE: Applications for ALL examinations must be COMPLETED by August 1 of the year of examination.
***Applications for PEDIATRIC DERMATOLOGY must be COMPLETED by June 1 of the year of examination.

Sub-specialty Certification Examination

Sub-specialty Re-certification Examination

 

Canvas All applications for exams and for OCC must be completed through Canvas (http://aobd.instructure.com)

INFORMATION FOR TEST TAKERS

 

RE-CERTIFICATION FOR TIME DATED CERTIFICATES

  • Physicians certified in 2004 and after will be required to re-certify beginning 2014.
  • Physicians MAY take the re-certification examination (OCC Cognitive Assessment) one year prior to their expiration date.

 

OSTEOPATHIC CONTINUOUS CERTIFICATION (OCC) ANNOUNCEMENT

  • All diplomates with time dated certificates are REQUIRED to participate in AOBD Osteopathic Continuous Certification (OCC) to maintain certification.
  • Click here to register for application process for OCC Note: This will begin the process, giving you access to Canvas where you will complete the necessary paperwork.

 

  • OCC registrations that are sent in past the registration deadline of March 31 of the beginning of the CME cycle year will incur a $150.00 penalty that year and every year after until registration is received.Example:  All registrations were due by March 31, 2016, but the diplomate registers in December of 2016. There will be an additional $150 due for a total of $450 due.Example:  Registration is due March 31, 2016, but the diplomate registers in December 2018.  There is a $150 penalty incurred per year late.  The total due will be $300 for registration plus $150/year penalty for a total of $750 due.

 

AMERICAN OSTEOPATHIC BOARD OF DERMATOLOGY

142 E. Ontario St., Chicago, IL 60611

312-202-8112

312-202-8412 (fax)

 

Renee Herron, Administrative Assistant

execdirector@aobd.org

 

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