The application process for the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) April 2019 Certification Exam and the Longitudinal Assessment Pilot (FMCLA) will be available beginning December 7, 2018. For the 2019 exam period, any Continuing Medical Education completed by AAFP members on/after January 1, 2013, can be used to fulfill their CME requirement. Although physicians are encouraged to complete their requirements by December 31, 2018, they have until March 1, 2019, to apply for either exam option. Important dates to remember:
- December 7, 2018 - Registration begins
- January 4, 2019 - FMCLA first quarter begins
- January 25, 2019 - 1st application deadline (a $100 late application fee will be assessed after this date)
- March 1, 2019 - Last day to apply
Contact the ABFM Support Center at 877.223.7437 with questions or for assistance.