American Society of Anesthesiologists - Self-Assessments


Self-Assessment Modules (SAM) - Advance your subspecialty knowledge
Learning is a continuous cycle of improvement that requires identifying areas of improvement and closing those gaps. ASA helps you assess your subspecialty knowledge and identify areas of strength and weakness with Self-Assessment Modules.

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SPASAM-Pediatrics (SAM-PEDs)
Evaluate your understanding of pediatric anesthesia and develop a strategy for filling in knowledge gaps with SAM-PEDs.


ASRASAM-Pain Medicine (SAM-PM) September is Pain Awareness Month!
Gauge your grasp of established knowledge in pain medicine with SAM-PM. Learn at your own pace while accessing 100 questions and answers, detailed discussions and references for further study - all focused on pain medicine.


SOAPSAM-Obstetrics (SAM-OB) Now Available! 
Continue your education and assess your obstetric anesthesia knowledge with SAM-OB. Access 100 questions with detailed discussions explaining the answers with references for further study.

SEE program  - Best-Seller - 33A Now Available! 
Our practicing anesthesiologist editors review for relevance and methodology, and summarize 200 articles per year. We deliver the most important content on subjects ranging from clinical anesthesia and critical care to pain management and pharmacology. Stay abreast of the development of new drugs and techniques that are both relevant to your current practice and will shape your future practice. Earn up to 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™per issue - up to 60 CME credits per year.

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SAM and SEE courses help to fulfill the CME requirement for Part II of the Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program (MOCA) of the American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA). Please consult the ABA website, for a full list of MOCA requirements.

Save Time with Automatic CME Submission! 
Provide ASA with your ABA number and once you complete your course work, ASA will automatically report your CME to the ABA. You don’t have to do anything!

ASA My Learning app
Learn on the go! The ASA My Learning app offers you the flexibility of learning when it is convenient for you. Now available for download.

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