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Certificate of Attendance and Continuing Medical Education (CME) Credits

ESC Congress 2021 - The Digital Experience, from 27 to 30 August



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ESC Congress 2021 - The Digital Experience, has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) for a maximum of 27 European CME credits (ECMEC®s).

The EACCME® is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS)

To access your credits :

  1. You must complete the EACCME evaluation form (available here from 27 September)
  2. Your CME Certificate will be available from 27 September check your My ESC account (Go to congress history and select "Manage" to download the document)

You will receive one credit for each full hour you have spent online during the congress, 27 - 30 August and up to 13 September 2021 for watching Video On Demand (VOD).. The maximum of credits per day will be defined by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Specialists (UEMS). The sum of the number of hours each day spent viewing sessions will give the total number of credits obtained at the end of the event.

  • Friday 27 August 2021 - 6 CME credits
  • Saturday 28 August 2021 - 7 CME credits
  • Sunday 29 August 2021 - 7 CME credits
  • Monday 30 August 2021 - 7 CME credits

The certificate is based on the real-time tracked spent viewing scientific video from 27 - 30 August including the (VOD) up to 13 September 2021. Please be aware that any tracking blockers on your device or browser may prevent us from tracking your activity properly, with the result that the CME points will not be added on your certificate of attendance and cannot be claimed after the event.

The Complimentary restricted access to the 'Research Gateway' does not provide any CME credits.

Participants from US and Canada

American Medical Association (AMA) and non-AMA members alike will be able to convert hours of EACCME Credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

Through an agreement between the European Union of Medical Specialists and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. See information on the process to convert EACCME® credits to AMA credits.

 

Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Live educational activities occurring outside of Canada, recognised by the UEMS-EACCME® for ECMEC® credits 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.

 


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