ABEM COVID-19 Response

Mar 12, 2020

Oral Certification Examination: Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, ABEM has made the difficult decision to postpone the fall Oral Certification Examination. The Oral Certification Examination will not be offered at all in 2020. The Board is discussing options for administering the examination in 2021 and will share that information as soon as possible. Please see our news alert for more information. (July 2, 2020)

ConCert Exam: Now available in an online, open-book format. Registration for the summer administration is open. View Exam Dates and Fees & Frequently Asked Questions

Relaxed Requirement Deadlines: Physicians with certification and subspecialty certification requirements due December 31, 2020, have until June 30, 2021 to complete without consequence.

Please see our news alert for more information on ABEM's COVID-19 response. Due to high call volumes please leave a voicemail at 517.332.4800 or email We will return all of your calls and emails as soon as possible. We apologize for any inconvenience.