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NABNE (the North American Board of Naturopathic Examiners) is an independent, nonprofit organization formed as a service to the naturopathic profession and the agencies that license/register naturopathic physicians.  NABNE serves regulating bodies by qualifying applicants to take the NPLEX (Naturopathic Physicians Licensing Examinations), administering the examinations, and sending exam results and transcripts to regulatory authorities.

NABNE Test Sites now “Fragrance-Free”

NABNE has adopted a new fragrance-free policy at all test sites. As the NPLEX Examinations are administered in public facilities, NABNE must comply with the policies of sponsoring institutions, many of which ban the use of scented personal products. Due to chemical sensitivities of other examinees and testing personnel, you are asked to refrain from […]

New School, New Test Site

In the fall of 2012, Bastyr University opened a new campus in California (BUC), and the first class of students will soon be eligible to take the NPLEX Part I – Biomedical Science Examination. Consequently, NABNE has added a new test site in San Diego, California, where ONLY the NPLEX Part I – Biomedical Science […]

Registration for the August 2014 NPLEX Examinations

The period application to take the August 2014 NPLEX Examinations is May 1-31, 2014. After midnight on May 31st, the online application process will be closed. If you wait until May 31st to apply, NABNE staff will not be available to help you. We recommend that you submit your application well in advance of the […]