Welcome to the homepage of the American Osteopathic Board of Pathology (AOBPa). The AOBPa is an active organization within the American Osteopathic Association. We are responsible for evaluation and recommendation for Board certification in the specialty area(s) of:

  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Laboratory Medicine
  • Forensic Pathology CSQ
  • The AOBPa is also responsible for providing evaluation and recommendation for Certification of Added Qualifications (CAQ) in Dermatopathology

AOBPa Approved for PQRS MOC Program Incentive

AOBPa, operating under the AOA, has qualified for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) 2013 PQRS MOC Program Incentive. This will allow those diplomates who qualify to apply for an additional 0.5% incentive payment for 2013 for submitted Medicare/Medicaid claims. (Note: CMS requires that you are registered for and meet the basic PQRS reporting requirements and are board-certified in order to qualify for this incentive.) For more information, please visit the PQRS pages in the applications and forms section.
Upcoming Exams
Exam Title
Application Deadline
2016 Board Cert and Osteopathic Continuous Certification Exams
Anaheim, CA in conjunction with the AOA OMED Conference
September 17, 2016