All of the deadlines listed below are consistent with the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP), the administrator of Adolescent Medicine Examination.  To avoid a late registration fee, begin your application, submit appropriate fee and advance beyond the payment page prior to the "First Deadline to Submit Online Application" deadline.

2019 Important Examination Dates


Deadline Description  Date

Registration Begins

(online applications available)

October 12, 2018

First Deadline to Submit Online Application

($1,300; no late fee assessed if application is advanced beyond payment page by this date)

November 19, 2018

Final Deadline to Submit Online Application

($1,400 includes $100 non-refundable late fee)

November 30, 2018

Deadline to Submit Special Testing Accommodations Documentation

November 30, 2018

Deadline to Clear Pending Requirements

December 7, 2018

Deadline to Make Official Name Change with ABFM for Exam

December 7, 2018

Final Test Center Selection Deadline

January 4, 2019

Continuing Certification Examination Date(s)

March 1- September 30, 2019

Examination Results

To be determined