Alabama State Continuing Medical Education (CME)
Requirements for Licensure Registration
25 AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credits™ or equivalent per calendar year.
No CME requirements for first-time license renewals.
Licensure cycle: Annual
Equivalent Certificates: ABMS
Topics: Alabama Controlled Substances Certificate (ACSC) holders must complete
2 AMA Category 1 CME hours or equivalent every 2 years in controlled substance
Learn about Alabama's governing bodies for CME
The Alabama Board of Medical Examiners and the Medical Licensure Commission of Alabama are Alabama’s governing bodies for CME and medical license requirements. Their mission is to:
“protect the health and safety of the citizens of the state of Alabama.”
Additional information can be found on their website
which includes information pertaining to basic requirements, frequently asked questions, exemptions and more.
All information from Federation of State Medical Boards is subjected to change. It should be verified independently.