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CME Requirements At-A-Glance
Renewal Cycle:  
     Biennial - Renew by December 31 of odd or even numbered years

State-Mandated CME Requirements:

State-Mandated CME Content Detail

As a D.O., Arizona requires 40 CME per renewal cycle that must include at least twenty-four (24) hours of Category 1-A activities sponsored by an AOA accredited sponsor. The remaining balance may consist of any category of CME, including CME activities sponsored by an accredited AMA or ACCME provider and certified by the accredited provider as AMA PRA Category 1 Creditâ„¢. Use the Arizona Osteopathic License Look Up Tool to determine your license expiration date.

A health professional who is authorized to prescribe schedule II controlled substances and who has a valid United States drug enforcement administration registration number or who is authorized to dispense controlled substances shall complete a minimum of three hours of opioid-related, substance use disorder-related or addiction-related continuing medical education each license renewal cycle.

Accepted CME
Accepted CME - (page 7)
State Statutes and Codes
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Arizona Board of Osteopathic Examiners - 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.