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Published 4/1/2012

MOC Deadline: May 1

Diplomates whose certification will expire in 2013, 2014, or 2015 and who plan to take the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) Maintenance of Certification™ (MOC) examination in 2013 must submit an examination application and application fee via www.abos.org by May 1, 2012. The late application deadline is May 15, 2012; a late fee applies.

Only those who have already submitted documentation of 120 AMA PRA Category 1 Continuing Medical Education (CME) Credits™, including at least 20 credits from one or two scored and recorded self-assessment examinations (due Dec. 15, 2011) will be allowed to sit for the exam.

To check the number of CME credits you have earned from the Academy and other orthopaedic societies, visit www.aaos.org/transcript (Log in required)

For more information, visit www.abos.org or call 919-929-7103.

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