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Fall 2018 Certification and MOC Exams Affected by Hurricane Michael Expand/Collapse the ABIM alert.

ABIM knows that we have many physicians who may be affected by Hurricane Michael. If you live or work in affected areas, we understand that the hurricane may have impacted your ability to take your Fall 2018 Certification or MOC 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.

Complete requirements by 12/31/18 to avoid a change in certification status Expand/Collapse the ABIM alert.

Sign in to your Physician Portal to view any remaining requirements for the year. Not completing these requirements by 12/31/18 could result in a change to your certification status.

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Sports Medicine Maintenance of Certification Assessments

Sports Medicine MOC Exam Dates

The Sports Medicine Maintenance of Certification Exam is developed jointly with the American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM), the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) and the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP). The exam is administered by ABFM to candidates from all four Boards at the same time in the same testing centers. The standard for passing the exam will be identical for all Boards.

Schedule your exam with the test provider within the time frame of the registration dates listed below.

Traditional MOC Exam Dates

MOC Exam Date Options Registration Dates
Summer 2019: July 15-20, 2019 Feb. 20, 2019 through May 24, 2019
Fall 2019: Nov. 11-16, 2019 July 23, 2019 through Sept. 14, 2019

Important Notes

  • All deadlines are as of 11:59 p.m. ET (Eastern time) on the dates listed above.
  • All dates are subject to change.
  • Read more about how to Change or Cancel an Exam
  • Cancellation deadline is two (2) days prior to scheduled examination date. (Example: For exams scheduled Thursday, May 17, 2018, the cancellation deadline would be 11:59 p.m. ET on Tuesday, May 15, 2018.)
  • It is the sole responsibility of the candidate to be aware of and comply with seat scheduling deadlines. In fairness to all candidates, ABIM adheres firmly to its published seat scheduling deadlines for its examinations. Candidates are encouraged to apply early in the seat scheduling period.