ABIM General Internal Medicine Exam Schedules

ABIM Certification Exam (Initial Certification)

Exam DatesRegistration DatesLate Registration Dates
2018: Aug. 17, 20, 23, 24, 27, or 28Dec. 1, 2017 – Apr. 14, 2018Apr. 15, 2018 – Apr. 28, 2018
2019: Aug. 14, 16, 20, 22, 23 or 28, 2019Dec. 1, 2018 – Apr. 15, 2019Apr. 16, 2019 – Apr. 28, 2019

ABIM Maintenance of Certification Exam (Traditional MOC Exam)

Exam DatesRegistration Dates
Spring 2018: Apr. 23, 25 or 27, 2018Jan. 8, 2018 through Feb 28, 2018
Fall 2018: Oct. 22, 24, 26, or 29, 2018Jan. 8, 2018 through Aug. 15, 2018
Spring 2019: Apr. 30 or May 1 or 3, 2019Dec. 1, 2018 through Feb. 28, 2019
Fall 2019: Oct. 2, 3, 4 or 8, 2019Dec. 1, 2018 through Aug. 15, 2019

ABIM Knowledge Check-In Dates

Knowledge Check-In Date Options*Registration Dates
Spring 2018: Jun. 7 or 9, 2018Jan. 8, 2018 through Apr. 15, 2018
Summer 2018: Sept. 12 or 15, 2018Jan. 8, 2018 through Jul. 15, 2018
Fall 2018: Nov. 20 or Dec. 1, 2018Jan. 8, 2018 through Sept. 15, 2018

*In order to take a Knowledge Check-In assessment online at a location of your choosing, outside of a test center, you must perform and pass a system specification check on the computer you plan to use to take the exam.

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