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Pediatric Emergency Medicine

certifying organization info

American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatric Emergency Medicine
111 Silver Cedar Court, Chapel Hill
NC 27514-1651


The American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) in collaboration with the American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) has established a procedure for certification in pediatric emergency medicine. To be eligible for this subspecialty examination, a physician must be certified in either pediatrics by the ABP or emergency medicine by the ABEM. Physicians who entered training in pediatric emergency medicine on or after July 1, 2001, are required to complete their training in a program accredited for training in pediatric emergency medicine by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education in the United States or the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Website


Work Experience Required? No

Oral or Written Exam Required? Yes

Renewal Required? Every 10 Year(s)

Renew through Continuing Educational Units(CEU)? Yes

Renew through Re-Examination? Yes

Renew through Continuing Professional Development(CPD)? Yes

Does applicant have choice of at least two options from above for renewal (CEU, CPD, or exam)? No

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