ABPN is not a CME provider. While non-CME Self-Assessment waiver options on the lists below contribute to the Self-Assessment requirement of the ABPN MOC Program, they are NOT recognized by state medical licensing boards as Category-1 CME credits.
The ABPN may waive eight Self-Assessment CME credits through completion of specific non-CME Self-Assessment activities. A maximum of 16 Self-Assessment CME credits may be waived per MOC block with two different types of non-CME Self-Assessment activities (see below) or for successful completion of the MOC Part III Pilot Project.
Use our wizard to learn if you have already earned credit with a Non-CME Self-Assessment activity:Non-CME Self-Assessment Activity Options Wizard
Eight Self-Assessment CME credits (or 16 for the Pilot Project only) will be waived for EACH of the following activity options:
These options require no preapproval by the ABPN:
These options must be submitted to the ABPN at firstname.lastname@example.org for preapproval:
Note: Item writing and teaching/supervision do not count as approved non-CME SA activities.
Diplomates are required to use only ABPN-Approved Self-Assessment activities. The ABPN will approve additional activities over time and reserves the right to approve or reject any course or guideline submitted for approval.
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