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About NABNE

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.

2017 NPLEX Exam Dates

In 2017, the NPLEX Part I – Biomedical Science Examination will be administered on Tuesday, February 7th and August 1st.  The NPLEX Part II – Core Clinical Science Examination will be administered Wednesday-Friday, February 8th, 9th, and 10th, and August 2nd, 3rd, and 4th.  The NPLEX Part II – Clinical Elective Examination in Minor Surgery […]

New Clinical Elective Pharmacology Examination in August 2017

NPLEX has developed a new ELECTIVE examination in clinical pharmacology, which will be administered by NABNE for the first time in August 2017. The new Elective Pharmacology Examination (EPE) will have 75 items that test what you will need to know if you will be practicing in a jurisdiction that allows you to prescribe drugs […]

Application Period for the August 2017 NPLEX Examinations

The period for application to take the August 2017 NPLEX Examinations is May 1-31, 2017. After midnight, PDT, on May 31st, the online application process will be closed. We recommend that you submit your application well in advance of the deadline. If you wait until May 31st to apply and have problems with the website, […]