For physicians certified by the American Board of Allergy and Immunology (ABAI) or by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and who devote at least 75 percent of their professional activity to the practice of allergy/immunology or have taught in a recognized medical school or affiliated hospital for at least two years.
- An applicant must have graduated from a medical school accredited by either the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) or the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA), or from an equivalent foreign institution.
- An applicant must be fully licensed to practice medicine and certified by the American Board of Allergy & Immunology (ABAI) or by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) as having met the requirements for subspecialty certification in Pediatric and Adult Allergy and Immunology.
- An applicant must exhibit superior proficiency in research or in the practice of allergy/immunology as demonstrated by (a) teaching in a recognized medical school or affiliated hospital for at least two years immediately before applying, or (b) devoting at least 75 percent of his/her professional activity to the practice of allergy/immunology for at least two years immediately before applying.
- Applicants trained and living in a foreign country will not need to satisfy the ABAI eligibility requirements. Foreign applicants will be considered on an individual basis. They must (a) have equivalent training in allergy and/or immunology and (b) contribute to the advancement of allergy and/or immunology.
Fees & Dues
Application fee: $50.
Annual dues: $425 (outside North America $275).
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