ABIM General Internal Medicine Exam Schedules

ABIM Certification Exam (Initial Certification)

Exam DatesRegistration DatesLate Registration Dates
2020: Aug. 17,18,20,26,28, or 31, 2020Dec. 1, 2019 – Apr. 15, 2020Apr. 16, 2020 – Apr. 28, 2020

ABIM Maintenance of Certification Exam (Traditional MOC Exam)

The ABIM has cancelled all Maintenance of Certification (MOC) exams scheduled for spring 2020. Please refer to the ABIM’s Coronavirus Updates (Covid-19) for the announcement. Note that the announcement states that “no physician will have their certification status negatively impacted because of this decision.”

Exam DatesRegistration Dates
Spring 2020: Apr. 27, 29, or May 1, 2020Dec. 1, 2019 through Feb. 28, 2020
Fall 2020: Oct. 27, 30, or Nov 2, 2020Dec. 1, 2019 through Aug. 15, 2020

ABIM Knowledge Check-In Dates

Knowledge Check-In Date Options*Registration Dates
Summer 2020: Jul. 11, 15, or 17, 2020Dec. 1, 2019 through May. 15, 2020
Fall 2020: Oct. 30, 31, or Nov. 2, 4, 5, 10, 13, 2020Dec. 1, 2019 through Sept. 15, 2020

*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.

For the complete list of all ABIM exams and their schedules, please click here.