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ABIM knows that we have physicians whose lives may have been upended by wildfires in California. If you live or work in affected areas, we understand that this may have impacted your ability to take your Fall 2018 exam as scheduled. We have options to help you get through this process as smoothly as possible. If you have any questions please call us at 1-800-441-ABIM (2246) or email request@abim.org.

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Internal Medicine / Preventive Medicine Policies

Internal Medicine / Preventive Medicine Policy Overview

The American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) and the American Board of Preventive Medicine (ABPM) offer dual certification for candidates who have completed a minimum of four years of accredited training in combined internal medicine/preventive medicine programs that meet the Guidelines for Combined Training in Internal Medicine and Preventive Medicine approved by ABPM and ABIM. In addition to satisfactory completion of the combined training program, applicants for the ABPM certifying examination must have completed the required years of preventive medicine practice to qualify.