Continuing Medical Education (CME) Credits


The 13th International Symposium on Endovascular Therapeutics, Barcelona, Spain, 27/03/2019–29/03/2019 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) with 23 European CME credits (ECMECS). 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® credit to AMA credit can be found here.

 

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.

  

EACCME® Credits

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.

 

In order to help you issue individual certificates to each participant, please find below the breakdown of ECMEC®s per day:

 

27.03.2019 - 8,00 credits

28.03.2019 - 8,00 credits

29.03.2019 - 7,00 credits

 

The EACCME® awards ECMEC®s on the basis of 1 ECMEC® for one hour of CME with a maximum of 8 ECMEC®s per day. Cf. Chapter X of UEMS 2016.20.