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ABPM Certification Testing

Coordinated through Measurement Research Associates, a division of Measurement Incorporated.

The American Board of Preventive Medicine, Incorporated (ABPM) is a member board of the American Board of Medical Specialties. ABPM’s primary purposes are to pass judgment on the education, training and knowledge of broadly competent and responsible practitioners of Preventive Medicine and to extend and support the development of the specialty itself.


  • Registration start date: January 9, 2017
  • Examination delivery window: March 6-18, 2017

Computer-Based Testing Tutorial and Practice Exam

Obtain general information about computer-based testing and answers to frequently asked questions, as well as practice taking an exam using the computer-based test tutorial.


ABPM offers certification in three primary specialty areas:

  • Aerospace Medicine
  • Occupational Medicine
  • Public Health/General Preventive Medicine

ABPM also offers subspecialty certification in two subspecialties:

  • Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine


First-time test takers must create a Pearson VUE web account. Appointments may be made up to one business day in advance.

After you schedule your test, Pearson VUE will send a confirmation letter listing your test date, your testing time, the address and phone number of the test center, and directions to the test center.

Last updated 2017-01-05