Complex General Surgical Oncology (CGSO)

ATTENTION: All CGSO fellowships will have an August 1 start date, effective August 1, 2016 with the exception of University of Toronto, University of British Columbia, McGill University and Ottawa Hospital who start on July 1.

Attention 2018 Surgical Oncology Fellowship Program Candidates:

  • You may request a token from EFDO and begin working on your application at any time through MyERAS.  Click here to request a Token. 
  • The deadline to submit your application through MyERAS is January 22, 2018 (11:59 pm ET); however, you are encouraged to submit early as interviews are granted on a rolling basis.
  • Fellowships will begin on August 1, 2019
  • For any other questions please contact the SSO at 847-427-1400

The Society of Surgical Oncology is pleased to report that the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) Board of Directors has approved the program requirements for Complex General Surgical Oncology. All fellowship programs based in the United States listed on the Program List are accredited by the ACGME. These programs are required to comply with the ACGME Program Requirements for Graduate Medical Education in Complex General Surgical Oncology.

The Society of Surgical Oncology has approved all five Canadian programs, which are also accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Strict requirements must be met to be an SSO-approved training program.