ESC Preventive Cardiology 2021 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) for a maximum of 19 European CME credits (ECMEC®s).
The EACCME® is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS)
After the congress you will receive one credit for each full hour you have spent online during the congress, 15 - 17 April 2021. The total number of credits obtained at the end of the congress is the sum of hours spent by day.
Friday 15 April 3 CME credits
Saturday 16 April 8 CME credits
Sunday 17 April 8 CME credits
How to receive your CME certificate
The certificate will be available after the congress and will be based on the real time tracked spent viewing scientific sessions from 15 to 17 April 2021, except for the informal sessions taking place in the Discussions Rooms; Friday 16 April – Modated Poster sessions 08:00-08:45 and Saturday 17 April – Rapid Fire abstracts sessions 08:00-08:45
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.
To access your credits:
- Please complete the EACCME evaluation form
- Retrieve your CME certificate after the congress from your My ESC account.
Participants from USA and Canada
American Medical Association (AMA) and non-AMA members alike will be able to convert up 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.
Should you need any additional information, please contact us