American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN)

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2150 E. Lake Cook Road, Suite 900
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
(847) 229-6500

Maintenance of Certification Part II Lifelong Learning & Self-Assessment Requirements

  • Diplomates are required to complete an average of 30 specialty or subspecialty CME credits per year (averaged over three years).

  • At least an average of eight of the CME credits per year (averaged over three years) should involve self-assessment.
  • Diplomates are required to participate in ABPN-approved broad-based self-assessment activities. To view the ABPN Approved Product List, please click here.
  • Additional information regarding the ABPN MOC requirements can be found on the ABPN website. To access the site, please click here.

Featured ABPN MOC Activities

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Please Note:

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) requires that diplomates engage in MOC Part II Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment Activities to maintain their certification. This ABPN Board page has been developed to increase access to practice relevant MOC activities that meet the individual learning of ABPN diplomates. For more information regarding the ABPN MOC program requirements, please visit Additional MOC resources located on the right side aim to assist ABPN diplomates in fulfilling additional CME requirements for MOC. All links are associated with accredited CME providers.

Disclaimer – MOC Program requirements from the ABMS Member Boards is for general informational purposes only. The applicable MOC requirements are determined by each ABMS Member Board and may change from time to time. While every effort has been made to ensure that the information is correct, it is ultimately the responsibility of the user to confirm the applicable MOC requirements with the relevant ABMS Member Board(s).

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