MOC Information

Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Part 2 Self-Assessment Opportunities
Self-assessment credit that may be applied towards Part 2 of the American Board of Surgery (ABS) MOC program will be offered for the following SSO 2017 pre-meeting session and symposia:

Wednesday, March 15

1-4:30 pm

Minimally Invasive Surgery for Colorectal Cancer*
* Separate registration and fee required for this course.

Thursday, March 16

8 – 9:30 am

Implementing ERAS Protocols in Gastrointestinal Cancer Surgery: Maximizing Patient Benefit and Overcoming Barriers to Implementation

4-6 pm

Current Controversies in Neoadjuvant Therapy for Locally Advanced Breast Cancer

Joint SSO/JSGS Symposium: Current Challenges in the Management of Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms of the Pancreas

Friday, March 17

4-6 pm

Evidence-Based Approach to the Management of Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer

The Challenging, Ever Changing Landscape of Breast Screening and Risk Assessment: Can there be a Personalized Approach?

The Role of the Surgeon in the Era of Effective Systemic Therapy for Melanoma

Saturday, March 18

8-9:30 am

Evolving Surgical Options for the Management of Lymphedema

Management of Inherited Familial Endocrine and Neuroendocrine Syndromes

Your Patient is Leaking: What Next?

3:15-4:45 pm

Care for the Incurable Patient: Beyond "Cutting for Cure"

Extended Lymph Node Dissection in Colorectal Cancer

To obtain more information for any of the MOC Part 2 sessions listed above, please see the Symposium Schedule

SSO 2017 Internet Café
To claim your self-assessment credit towards Part 2 of the ABS MOC program visit the SSO 2017 Internet Café beginning Thursday, March 16through Saturday, March 18 to access a computer kiosk to complete the MOC self-assessment exam online.

MOC Online
To access the MOC modules online during or after the SSO 2017 meeting, visit the SSO website at

    • SSO Exposition Management
    • SPARGO, Inc.
    • Toll Free (800) 564-4220
    • Phone:  (703) 631-6200
    • Fax (703) 563-2691