The 51st ESPGHAN Annual Meeting, Geneva, Switzerland, 09/05/2018-12/05/2018 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 20 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
Each participant can only receive the number of credits he/she is entitled to according to his/her actual participation at the event once he/she has completed the feedback form. Cf. criteria 9 and 23 of UEMS 2016.20.
The credits are granted as follows:
- Wednesday, 09 May 2018: 6 European CME credits
- Thursday, 10 May 2018: 5 European CME credits
- Friday, 11 May 2018: 6 European CME credits
- Saturday, 12 May 2018: 3 European CME credits
Through an agreement between the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Information on the process to convert EACCME® credit to AMA credit can be found at www.ama-assn.org/education/earn-credit-participation-international-activities.
Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognised by the UEMS-EACCME® for ECMEC®s are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
The evaluation of the conference is obligatory to obtain your CME-CPD credits. The link to the online feedback form will be sent to your e-mail address at the end of the congress.
Please complete it and submit it before 1st of June 2018 at the latest. As soon as you have completed the feedback form you can create your CME-CPD Certificate and send it your e-mail address.