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CME Requirements At-A-Glance
Renewal Cycle:  
     Annual - Licenses expire June 30 annually (p. 20)

State-Mandated CME Requirements:

State-Mandated CME Content Detail

Every Mississippi licensee must earn or receive not less than forty (40)
hours of Category 1 continuing medical education in a two-year cycle as a
condition precedent to renewing his or her license for the next fiscal year. For
every Mississippi licensee with an active DEA certificate, five hours must be
related to the prescribing of medications with an emphasis on controlled
substances. Excess hours may not be carried over to another two-year cycle. For
the purpose of this regulation, the two-year period begins July 1, 2000, and
every two years thereafter.
Accepted CME
Accepted CME (pp. 18-19)
State Statutes and Codes
Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure - Admin Code
State Medical Board
Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure - Contact Information
Updated May 2022
State requirements are subject to change. Please contact or your state medical board if you have any questions or concerns about the content of this website.