AMERICAN BOARD OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY
MANDATED CME CONTENT REQUIREMENTS
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CME Requirements At-A-Glance
Renewal Cycle:
      CME requirment to be completed by December 31 annually


Minimum CMEs:
CME Requirements Detail
Diplomates are required to read 30 articles, answer four questions per article, score over 80%, and receive 25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists annually upon successful completion of assignment. Specialist and subspecialist diplomates have different reading assignments.

Specialists with no subspecialty certificates: Read 28 articles (and answer questions) from any article category in any combination in: obstetrics, gynecology, office practice, pediatric and adolescent gynecology, the four subspecialties, or any of the other available article categories. Read two articles (and answer questions) in Patient Safety.

Specialists with a single subspecialty certificate Read 20 articles (and answer questions) in the diplomate's specific subspecialty article category. Read two articles (and answer questions) in Patient Safety. Read eight articles (and answer questions) for any article category in any combination in: obstetrics, gynecology, office practice, pediatric and adolescent gynecology, the other three subspecialties, or any of the other available categories

Specialists with two subspecialty certificates Read 10 articles (and answer questions) in the diplomate's first subspecialty article category. Read 10 articles (and answer questions) in the diplomate's second subspecialty article category. Read two articles (and answer questions) in Patient Safety. Read eight articles (and answer questions) from any article category in any combination in: obstetrics, gynecology, office practice, pediatric and adolescent gynecology, the other two subspecialties, or any of the other available categories.
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Updated April 2020
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