portal is now open

You may now apply to sit for the 2016 American Board of Obesity Medicine certification exam to be administered at Prometric computer-based testing centers from December 3-10, 2016. Start your online application now by visiting https://abom.learningbuilder.com. Follow the instructions under the First-Time Visitor heading in order to create an account and begin your application.


The application deadline is August 30. Apply by the early deadline of July 15 and save $250.

Eligibility through the CME Pathway requires:

  1. Proof of completion of a residency in the US or Canada
  2. Proof of an active medical license in the US or Canada
  3. Proof of an active certification in an ABMS board
  4. 60 CME credit hours on the topic of obesity, including at least 30 live credits

Click the links below to review:

Eligibility Guidelines including minimum requirements
Exam Resources including suggestions for preparation