Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 26, Issue 12, pp 3824–3825 | Cite as

ASO Author Reflections: The New Continuous Certification Program and CME—What Is It, and How Can the Society of Surgical Oncologist Help with the New Requirements?

  • Marissa Howard-McNattEmail author
ASO Author Reflections



The authors have no conflicts of interest to disclose.


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© Society of Surgical Oncology 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of General SurgeryWake Forest School of MedicineWinston-SalemUSA

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