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.