Calendar for Medical Physics

Exam Dates and Locations

Last verified on September 21, 2022
 

 

Initial Certification Exams

 

The ABR administers exams for each of its specialties and subspecialties. Exams are administered remotely; for more information, please click here.

  

 

2022

Description Date Location Application Period Registration Opens
MP Part 3 Certifying Oral Exam October 21-221 Remote N/A July 2022

1Seating for this event is limited. All disciplines can test on October 21. The October 22 exam is for therapeutic medical physics only.

  

 

2023

At the request of the Society of Directors of Academic Medical Physics Programs (SDAMPP), the ABR will return the Medical Physics Part 1 Qualifying Exam to August starting next year. In 2023, the ABR will offer Part 1 in January and August. Beginning in 2024, the exam will be offered only in August.

Description Date Location Application Period Registration Opens
MP Part 1 Qualifying Exam January 12 Remote August 1 - September 30 October 2022
MP Part 3 Certifying Oral Exam Week of April 16 Remote N/A December 2022
MP Part 1 Qualifying Exam August 2 Remote February 1 - March 30 May 2023
MP Part 2 Qualifying Exam August 3 Remote December 1 - January 31 May 2023
MP Part 3 Certifying Oral Exam Week of September 181 Remote N/A June 2023

1Seating for this event is limited.

 

MOC Exam

Please note: Beginning in 2018, medical physics diplomates who need to take a traditional MOC Exam will take the Medical Physics Part 3 (Oral) Exam.