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.
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 will be administered on Wednesday, February 7th and August 8th. The NPLEX Part II – Clinical Elective Examination in Acupuncture will be administered on Thursday, February 8th and August 9th. The NPLEX Part II – Clinical Elective Examination in Pharmacology will be administered on Friday, February 9th and August 10th. For more information, see Exam Schedules and Important Dates.