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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.

2018 NPLEX Exam Dates

In 2018, the NPLEX Part I – Biomedical Science Examination will be administered on Tuesday, February 6th and August 7th.  The NPLEX Part II – Core Clinical Science Examination will be administered Wednesday-Friday, February 7th, 8th, and 9th, and August 8th, 9th, and 10th.  The NPLEX Part II – Clinical Elective Examination in Minor Surgery […]

Clinical Elective Pharmacology Examination

NPLEX has developed an ELECTIVE examination in clinical pharmacology, which was administered by NABNE for the first time in August 2017. The NPLEX Part II – Clinical Elective Pharmacology Examination (EPE) has 75 items that test the knowledge needed to prescribe drugs.

Application Period for the February 2018 NPLEX Examinations

You must submit your application and payment to take or retake the NPLEX Part I – Biomedical Science or NPLEX Part II – Clinical Science Examination(s) via the links on the dashboard of the User Profile you create in the Applicant Portal on our website. You must create a new online User Profile and password […]