SSO 2021

SSO 2021: Where Wisdom Effects Change

SSO 2021

Register to attend the SSO 2021 – International Conference on Surgical Cancer Care virtual meeting, March 18 – 19, 2021. Take a break from your clinic work to connect with a worldwide group of surgical cancer leaders. Through leading-edge research, dialogue and networking with peers, you’ll be more inspired than ever to effect change in the future of cancer care.

A robust line-up of ten symposia sessions, two Great Debates and 110 oral and video abstracts will cover research developments, clinical trials and future trends in cancer care. In addition, SSO 2021 virtual will debut the new SSO HUB, an interactive attendee experience, with a focus on five clinical zones. Within the HUB you may view unique sessions in the HUB Theater, attend Industry Forums and hear the latest industry information at the clinical trial spotlight sessions.

Register by February 15, 2021, for the best rates.

Featured Lecturers Announced

James R. Howe, MD
Professor of Surgery
Director, Surgical Oncology and
Endocrine Surgery
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Iowa City, IA

SSO 2021Bert Vogelstein, MD
Director of the Ludwig Center, Clayton
Professor of Oncology and Pathology
The Johns Hopkins Medical School and
Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
Baltimore, MD

SSO 2021Jatin P. Shah, MD
Elliot W. Strong Chair in Head and Neck Oncology
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York

American Cancer Society/SSO Basic Science Lecture
SSO 2021Stacey Gabriel, PhD
Institute Scientist and Senior Director of the Genomics Platform
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
Boston, MA

SSO 2021 Program Schedule

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SSO 2021

The Call for Abstracts has Closed 

The SSO Scientific Program Committee thanks those SSO members, residents, fellows, students, and researchers involved in cancer care who submitted their scientific work to make SSO 2021 exceptional.

Click here for the Call for Abstracts Reference Guide.

Call for Abstracts Key Information
Important Dates

October 26, 2020Abstract Submission Deadline
Early-December 2020Abstract Notifications Sent to Presenter/Submitter
December 14, 2020Abstract Withdrawal Deadline
January 2021Abstracts Added to Online Schedule
March 2021Abstracts Published in the Annals of Surgical Oncology
March 18-19, 2021SSO 2021 Virtual Meeting

Further Questions?
If you have any questions regarding SSO 2021, please call the SSO during business hours at 847-427-1400 or email

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