To become eligible to participate in the CPE Capstone, the final step to certification, candidates will be evaluated based on:
Candidates must be one of the following:
- Graduate of a United States or Canadian medical school accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME).
- Graduate of an osteopathic school of medicine accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA).
- Certified by the Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).
A copy of medical school diploma or ECFMG standard certificate is required.
Candidates must have a current license to practice medicine in the United States, Puerto Rico, Guam, or the Virgin Islands. Candidates from other countries must be licensed in the country in which they reside and practice.
A copy of current license renewal is required.
Clinical Practice Experience
Candidates are required to have three years’ experience in clinical practice beyond residency and fellowship training.
A resume is required.
Candidates must be (or have been) board certified in a clinical specialty recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties or the American Osteopathic Association. Must have been in good standing if board certification was not renewed.
A copy of board certification certificate is required.