Headache Medicine Certification

Examination Schedule


Examination Week  October 14-18, 2024
Application Period Opens January 1, 2024
Application Deadline April 1, 2024
Extended Application Deadline
($500 fee applies)
April 15, 2024
Examination Registration Opens June 1, 2024
Examination Registration Closes: September 30, 2024 

The initial examination is scheduled for four hours and has 200 multiple-choice questions. This subspecialty exam is offered biennially in even-numbered years.

UCNS certification exams are administered online with virtual live proctoring.

Apply for Headache Medicine Certification

The online application will take you step-by-step through the process of entering the required information and documentation required to apply for certification. The application will save your information as you go so you do not need to finish the application in one sitting. Please be sure you have reviewed the eligibility requirements and application checklist before beginning your application. Your payment receipt will serve as confirmation of application submission.

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Staff Contacts

Todd Bulson, Senior Manager Certification
[email protected]
(612) 928-6067

Becky Swanson, Operations and Executive Office Manager
[email protected]
(612) 928-6050