Exam Application

The MDCB and Prometric, the MDCB test administrator, will continue to review the guidance, policies, and mandates of local and national governments, information provided by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the US Centers for Disease Control (CDC) in the planning of the administration of the CMD exam.

Before starting the application, applicants are required to read the Applicant Handbook and familiarize themselves with:

  • Routes to eligibility
  • All requirements and procedures related to the exam application
  • All dates related to the application and exam
  • Fee policies
  • Ethical standards

After a thorough review of the Handbook, go to:


Go to the Applicants section and click on “Register as an Applicant”. Follow the instructions to complete and submit your application.

It is the responsibility of each candidate to ensure completion of the application by the deadline. Only applicants who plan to take the next scheduled exam should complete the application.

Documentation not provided as required by the early deadline will result in “Additional Information Requested” status and will be returned to the candidate for correction by the late deadline. Documentation not provided as required after the early deadline will result in denial status, whereby candidates will be required to submit an appeal with documentation to supplement the appeal.