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    Dates: Hospice and Palliative Medicine

    Hospice and Palliative Medicine Examinations 2014

    CERTIFICATION EXAM—FALL ADMINISTRATION 

    Registration Begins (online applications available) February 21
    First Deadline for submission of application ($1,300 fee; no late fee assessed)   April 30 
    ABIM begins sending confirmation letters to candidates regarding test center registration May 15
    Second Deadline for submission of application ($1,500 fee; includes $200 non-refundable late fee) May 28
    Final Deadline for submission of application ($1,700 fee; includes $400 non-refundable late fee) June 23
    Deadline to Submit Special Testing Accommodations Documentation June 23
    Deadline to Clear All Deficiencies June 30
    Deadline to make official name change with the ABFM for examination June 30
    Deadline to select or change test center by calling Pearson VUE   August 15, 2014  
    Deadline to Withdraw from Test Center without Cancellation Fee September 26, 2014
    All Fellowships Must be Completed September 30, 2014
    Deadline To Provide ABFM Fellowship Completion Letter October 1, 2014
    Examination Date  October 2, 2014 
    Results To be determined
       
       

    NOTE: All returned checks and credit card payments (mailed or faxed to ABFM for hand processing) which are declined by the credit card company, will require submission of a certified check or money order for the original amount plus a $50 administration fee. 

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