Part II of Maintenance of Certification is entitled “Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment”. The requirements developed by the ABNS and accepted by the American Board of Medical Specialties include CME and other credit hours based on the following principles:

20 CME credits during each year

Type I 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ in neurosurgery related activities

CME credits earned via CNS, AANS, Oakstone Publishing and/or Lippincott/WoltersKluwer Health will be automatically added to MOC/CC transcripts.

AMA PRA Category 1 CME Certificates must be faxed or emailed to (847) 378-0638 or

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