United Council for Nuerologic Subspecialties

 
 
For More Information
Todd Bulson

Certification Manager
Tel: (612) 928-6067
Fax: (612) 454-2750
tbulson@ucns.org

Dates & Deadlines
No upcoming dates or deadlines.

Headache Medicine Certification

Application

The practice track for Headache Medicine has been extended to include the 2018 and 2020 certification examinations.

Application Information

  • Online applications available: January 1, 2018
  • Early application deadline: April 2, 2018
    • Fee: $1,700
    • Reexamination fee: $1,020
  • Late application deadline: April 16, 2018
    • Fee: $2,200 (includes $500 late fee)
    • Reexamination fee: $1,520 (includes $500 late fee)
  • Request logon access to begin application
  • Application access logon requests must be submitted by 4:00 PM Central Time on deadline dates in order to have logons activated
  • All applications must be finalized by the posted deadlines

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Payment Options

  • Credit card (Visa, MasterCard, and American Express), check, or money order
  • If paying by check it must be postmarked on or before the posted deadlines

Reexamination

  • Applicants who have taken the exam in the past must submit a new application with updated supporting documentation

Examination Information

  • Examination date options: October 8-12, 2018
  • Examination is scheduled for four hours and will have 200 computer-based questions
  • Registration opens August 13, 2018, to select examination dates/time through Pearson VUE
  • Results are mailed out approximately 8-10 weeks after the examination. Please notify UCNS immediately of any address changes. For confidentiality purposes, results are not provided via phone, fax, or email.
  • Examinations are offered every-other year
Recertification

Application Information

  • Online applications are available: January 1, 2018
  • Early application deadline: April 2, 2018
    • Fee: $1,500
  • Late application deadline: April 16, 2018
    • Fee: $2,000 (includes $500 late fee)
  • Request logon to begin application
  • Application access logon requests must be submitted by 4:00 PM Central Time on deadline dates in order to have logons activated
  • All applications must be finalized by the posted deadlines

Payment

  • Credit card (Visa, MasterCard, and American Express), check, or money order
  • If paying by check it must be postmarked on or before the posted deadlines

Reexamination

  • Applicants who have taken the exam in the past must submit a new application with updated supporting documentation

Examination Information

  • Examination date options: October 8-12, 2018
  • Recertification examination is scheduled for four hours and will have 150 computer-based questions
  • Registration opens August 13, 2018, to select examination dates/time through Pearson VUE
  • Results are mailed out approximately 8-10 weeks after the examination. Please notify UCNS immediately of any address changes. For confidentiality purposes, results are not provided via phone, fax, or email.
  • Examinations are offered every-other year

Recertification CME Phase-in Timetable
Recertification FAQs
CME Tracker Instructions (.pdf)