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CME Requirements At-A-Glance
Renewal Cycle:  
     Registration required annually by January 31

State-Mandated CME Requirements:

State-Mandated CME Content Detail
Each licensee shall complete and report at least fifty (50) hours of continuing medical education every two (2) years. The fifty (50) hours of continuing medical education must be accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) as Category 1-A or 2-A, by the American Medical Association (AMA) as Category 1 or by the American Academy of Family Practice Prescribed Credit. A licensee is not required to complete any continuing medical education hours in the renewal period in which the licensee is initially licensed in Missouri if the licensee has not previously held a permanent license to practice in Missouri or any other state in the United States of America.

The period for completion of the continuing medical education requirements shall be the twenty-four (24)-month period beginning January 1 of each even-numbered year and ending December 31 of each odd-numbered year.

Accepted CME
Accepted CME (p. 13)
State Statutes and Codes
Missouri Rules - Licensing of Physicians and Surgeons
State Medical Board
Missouri Board of Registration for the Healing Arts - Contact Information
Updated March 2020
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.