Thank you for Making SSO 2019 in San Diego a Success

See You Next Year in Boston!

Thank you for joining more than 1,800 of your cancer surgery colleagues at SSO 2019 and sharing your time, energy and enthusiasm. It was an exceptionally successful three days that brought together this dynamic global community, facilitating thoughtful discussion, future collaboration and lifelong connections. Be sure to mark your calendar for a “brand new experience” in Boston, March 25-28, 2020!

SSO 2019 Virtual Meeting

Did you miss a session you specifically wanted to see? View hours of scientific content as if you were seeing presenters and slides live with SSO 2019 Virtual Meeting. This benefit is available to registered Symposium attendees for only $25 until April 19, 2019. After April 19, attendees and non-attendees may purchase the Virtual Meeting at stated prices.

CME Credit

Claim up to 23.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for your time at SSO 2019 by logging in to ExpertED@SSO using your SSO username (your email) and password. Non-members should login with the email address used for meeting registration. SSO 2019 will be an activity on your Learning Page. Click “Launch Evaluation” to get started. To earn credit, complete the overall meeting evaluation, choose the sessions you attended and indicate the amount of time spent in each session. You must claim your credit by May 31, 2019.

Photo Gallery

We are currently working on assembling photos of SSO 2019. Please stop back soon to view the photo gallery.

My SSO Community

Join a disease-focused conversation, continue a discussion you started in San Diego or start a new one using My SSO Community—SSO's new online discussion groups that let SSO members easily connect with colleagues and engage in purposeful conversations. Visit MySSOCommunity to get started.


To hear what attendees had to say about SSO 2019 on social media, check out Twitter and the hashtag #SSO2019.


SSO 2019 in San Diego: A Diversity of Expertise. Delivered.

Today’s approach to cancer care requires a team-based, multidisciplinary focus. Research, surgical and clinical professionals rely on the expertise of one another to advance positive outcomes for cancer patients. SSO 2019  welcomes these oncology professionals to San Diego, March 27-30, to learn, share insights and build relationships.

Attend the SSO Annual Cancer Symposium and join this diverse spectrum of leaders in oncology care from around the world, and from all types of practice settings. From its leading-edge science and education to innovation in cancer care and patient applications to outstanding networking and collaboration, SSO 2019 will deliver.

SSO 2019 will feature an education program that covers, research developments, clinical trials, new technology, and future trends in cancer care. Much of what you’ll learn you’ll be able to immediately integrate into your treatment of patients.

  • Gain advanced knowledge, expanding your insight and exposure to the newest ideas through a multitude of presentations and workshops, and apply much of what you learn at SSO 2019 to your own clinical work once you return home.
  • Discover the "best-of-the-best" selected abstracts, presented by their authors during two plenary sessions.
  • Be inspired by more than 400 compelling and thought-provoking posters, along with late-breaking videos showcased in the Exhibit Hall.

Cancer Care Takes a Team of Many Talents.
Connect with Them Here.

SSO 2019 expects to welcome more than 1,800 attendees, comprised of both academic and community practitioners and health care professionals from all surgical oncology specialties.

You’ll have the opportunity to connect and collaborate with friends and colleagues old and new as you network during scheduled Symposium activities, and at lively informal gatherings throughout the event. It’s a great way to meet the people behind the names on peer-reviewed studies. Will your next collaborator be at SSO 2019?

Innovation Ranges Far and Wide

SSO 2019 makes it convenient for attendees to explore a wide range of services and solutions via our top-tier exhibition. See the latest ideas that medical device, equipment, and technology exhibitors offer along with pharmaceutical companies – all created to enhance the practice of the surgical oncologist.

Plan now to be at SSO 2019!