ABPM Certification Exam
Examination
Dates:

April 1-30, 2017

Note:
The April examination will be the only administration in 2017 and beyond. 

Early Filing
Application
Postmark
Deadline:

April, 2017: September 12, 2016 
FINAL Filing
Application
Postmark
Deadline:

April, 2017: October 3, 2016

Filing Fee:

Early Filing Fee: $1,780

Final Filing Fee: $2,080

Examination
Location:

PSI testing centers across the United States

www.psionline.com

Time:

Test can be taken on two separate days in two 4-hour
sessions (3.5 hours of testing time, plus approximately 30 minutes of administrative time per session) or on one day in two consecutive 4-hour sessions, pending availability at PSI Test Centers

The American Board of Pain Medicine Certification application and materials are ONLY for those who are applying for initial certification in Pain Medicine by ABPM.  If you are already certified and need to renew your certification, use the American Board of Pain Medicine MOC® application and materials. 

The Bulletin of Information contains information on all eligibility requirements, as well as the entire certification process.  It is very important that applicants read the Bulletin of Information before submitting application materials, to ensure that all eligibility criteria is met, and that your materials are in compliance with all requirements. 

2017 Certification Bulletin of Information

2017 Certification Application

2017 Certification Referee Checklist

2017 Documentation of Identifiable Training in Pain Medicine Form


American Board of Pain Medicine MOC® Information
Examination
Dates:

April 1-30, 2017

Note: The April examination will be the only administration in 2017 and beyond.  

Early Filing
Application
Postmark
Deadline:


April, 2017: September 12, 2016 

FINAL Filing
Application
Postmark
Deadline:


April, 2017: October 3, 2016 

Filing Fee:

Early Filing Fee: $1,350

Final Filing Fee: $1,550

Examination
Location:

PSI testing centers across the United States

www.psionline.com

Time: Approximately 4 hours (3.5 hours of testing time, plus approximately 30 minutes of administrative time per session)


The American Board of Pain Medicine MOC® application and materials are ONLY for those who are applying for maintenance of certification.  If you have not yet achieved ABPM Diplomate status, you need to complete the Certification application and materials.  

The Bulletin of Information contains information on all eligibility requirements, as well as the entire maintenance of certification process.  It is very important that applicants read the Bulletin of Information before submitting application materials, to ensure that all eligibility criteria is met, and that your materials are in compliance with all requirements. 

2017 American Board of Pain Medicine MOC® Bulletin of Information

2017 American Board of Pain Medicine MOC® Application 

2017 American Board of Pain Medicine MOC® Referee Checklist