American College of Surgeons
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AMERICAN BOARD OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY
MANDATED CME CONTENT REQUIREMENTS
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CME Requirements At-A-Glance
Renewal Cycle:
      Ten-year CME cycle broken into three-year increments


Minimum CMEs:
CME Requirements Detail
240 credits of Category 1 Continuing Medical Education (CME) that include a minimum of 40 CME credits of Self-Assessment Examinations (SAE). By the end of the third year of their 10-year MOC cycle, Diplomates need to earn at least 120 CME credits that include a minimum of 20 CME credits of SAE.
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Updated August 2022
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