|Directions for Submitting a Subspecialty Application
The Subspecialty Examination Application Form must be completed on-line and then a hard copy made and sent to the AOBIM with all supporting documents as specified below.
The Applicant Statement must be signed and copied on the reverse side of the Application Form.
The following credentials must be submitted with the completed application form prior to April 1st:
Copy of the subspecialty fellowship certificate (to be submitted no later than August 1st if the fellowship training is not yet completed)
Copy of current AOA membership card
Candidates completing a non-osteopathic subspecialty training program (ACGME) must submit
verification from the AOA that your training program has been registered for AOA approval
with the AOA. Applications can be found on the AOA website at the
ACGME Training Page.
The Subspecialty Program Director's Report form is to be submitted to this office by the Program Director prior to April 1st.
All candidates in osteopathic fellowship programs must have submitted all fellowship annual reports for each year of fellowship and the scientific paper to the American College of Osteopathic Internists (ACOI) prior to August 1st. The AOBIM will confirm with the ACOI that all training reports are completed and approved on August 15th.
IF ANY REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS ABOVE ARE MISSING OR INCOMPLETE, THE CANDIDATE WILL BE UNABLE TO SIT FOR THE CERTIFYING EXAMINATION.
Please mail application materials to:
American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine
Gary L. Slick, D.O.
1111 West 17th Street
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74107