PM Recertification Registration Eligibility

At the time of registration for the PM Examination, diplomates must:
  • have already been awarded PM certification
  • hold an unexpired license to practice medicine or osteopathy in at least one state or jurisdiction of the United States or province of Canada that is permanent, unconditional and unrestricted. Further, every United States and Canadian medical license the diplomate holds must be free of restrictions.
  • attest to their current privileges and clinical activity in pain medicine (practicing PM, on average, at least one day per week during 12 consecutive months over the previous three years).
  • be capable of performing independently the entire scope of pain medicine practice without accommodation or with reasonable accommodation.