Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Anesthesiology

Simulation Course for Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology (MOCA)

Specializing in Pain and General Anesthesia

The Northwestern Center for Clinical Simulation (NCCS) is operated by the Department of Anesthesiology.  We are part of a university-wide simulation collaboration and an endorsed center of the American Society of Anesthesiologists’ (ASA) Committee on Simulation Education.  We provide experiential, high-fidelity simulation education for ABA Diplomates seeking to fulfill the Part 4: Improvement in Medical Practice requirement for MOCA® specializing in Pain and General Anesthesia. The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Please follow the links below to learn more about our program.

Register for a Course

Register for an upcoming course via our online registration system.

Upcoming 2017 Course Dates

November 4, 2017

November 11, 2017

December 2, 2017

December 16, 2017

Proposed Dates for 2018

January 27, 2018

February 10, 2018

March 10, 2018

April 7, 2018

May 5, 2018

May 19, 2018

September 22, 2018

November 17, 2018

December 15, 2018

ABA MOCA Requirements

Review a clarification letter from the ASA’s Simulation Editorial Board regarding the Part 4 Simulation Activity under MOCA 2.0. Please consult the ABA website for a list of all MOCA® requirements.