CME credits for ESC Congress 2020
ESC Congress 2020 - The Digital Experience has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) for a maximum of 24 European CME credits (ECMEC®s).
Each medical specialist should claim only those credits for the time that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
One CME credit has been granted per full connection hour to the event, for a maximum of 6 credits per day.
The EACCME® is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS)
How to receive your CME certificate
Your participation at ESC Congress 2020 entitles you to a maximum of 24 CME credits.
You will receive one credit for each hour you have spent online during the congress and a maximum of six credits per day as defined by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical.
To access your credits:
- Make sure you ticked the box “I am interested in collecting CME Credits (ECMEC®) for my participation” when you registered. If not, you are able to do it in your My ESC account.
- Please complete the EACCME evaluation form (Mandatory).
- Retrieve your CME certificate from mid-September in your My ESC account.
Participants from US and Canada
American Medical Association (AMA) and non-AMA members alike will be able to convert up to 24 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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