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Welcome to the Certification Examination For Obesity Medicine Physicians 2014!

About Us:

The American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM) was established to serve the public and the field of obesity medicine through the establishment and maintenance of criteria and procedures for examination and certification of candidate physicians who seek recognition of their accomplishments in obesity medicine. Physicians that complete the ABOM certification process in obesity medicine are designated Diplomates of the American Board of Obesity Medicine.


Monday, July 21, 2014 is the deadline for early applications. $1500.

Monday, September 15, 2014 is the final application deadline. $1750.

To pay the early application fee, the submitted application must be complete. This is inclusive of all required supporting documentation. Incomplete applications will not be processed for payment.


Step 1) Make sure to click on the 'Sign Up' button at the top of the page if you are a new user. (If you are an existing user, or have used this system in previous years, please click the 'Sign In' button instead.)

Step 2) Once you complete the signup process, you'll get an email to confirm your registration. Make sure to check your spam box just in case! Please add us to your safe sender list so that you can continue to receive messages from us.

Step 3) Upload all application material on the site as per the instructions you'll see when you log in. Please have all of your supporting documents in pdf format for ease in uploading.

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