23 CME CREDITS (UEMS-EACCME®)
The 12th 5-Continent-Congress: Virtual, 28.08.2020 - 30.08.2020 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 23 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
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® credits to AMA credits can be found at www.ama-assn.org/education/earn-credit-participation-international-activities.
Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognized 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.
Each participant can only receive the number of credits he/she is entitled to according to his/her actual participation at the virtual event (Cf. criteria 9 and 23 of UEMS 2016.20).
- 28.08.2020 - 8,00
- 29.08.2020 - 8,00
- 30.08.2020 - 7,00
To receive the CME credits and certificate, the participant must complete an online evaluation after 5CC. Upon completion of the survey, the participant will receive a link to download the certificate. To obtain the CME credits, the participant must contact the national authorities in his/her country of residency to validate the European CME credits and to convert them to the national CME credits. Afterward, the participant must send the certificate of attendance to his/her national authorities.