Certified Medical Education (CME) Opportunities

South Carolina’s osteopathic-sponsored CME training is currently provided through the Regional Osteopathic Medical Education (ROME) conference each spring. The Southeast conference is typically hosted in North or South Carolina.

  • ROME Conference will be held in Asheville, NC at the Grove Park Inn June 8-11, 2017. Click here for more information.
  • Correspondence Courses
    • Washington Osteopathic Medical Association is sponsoring an online CME Opportunity that will offer 22 AOA Category 1-A CMEs . It is being held online from May 4-7, 2017. Click here to register.

AOA CME Guide for Osteopathic Physicians

Definition of Category 1 and 2 (1-A, 1-B, 2-A, 2-B) CME credit as well as the AOA CME requirements for AOA membership.


CME Requirements for South Carolina Licensure


Licensure Periods

  • (Previous) April 1, 2014 – March 31, 2016
  • (Current) April 1, 2016 – March 31, 2018
  • (Next) April 1, 2018 – March 31, 2020

To help South Carolina’s osteopathic physicians earn these credits, SCOMS holds meetings each year and participates in the ROME conference in the spring.

Discounts on registration rates for SCOMS events (excluding the ROME conference) are available to all members.