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Future NPLEX Exam Dates

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

In 2019, the NPLEX Part I – Biomedical Science Examination will be administered on Tuesday, February 5th and August 6th.  The NPLEX Part II – Core Clinical Science Examination will be administered Wednesday-Friday, February 6th, 7th, and 8th and August 7th, 8th, and 9th.  The NPLEX Part II – Clinical Elective Examination in Minor Surgery will be administered on Wednesday, February 6th and August 7th.  The NPLEX Part II – Clinical Elective Examination in Acupuncture will be administered on Thursday, February 7th and August 8th.  The NPLEX Part II – Clinical Elective Examination in Pharmacology will be administered on Friday, February 8th and August 9th.

For more information, see Exam Schedules and Important Dates.

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.