How to Obtain CME Credit

How to Attest Your CME Hours

The process for attesting your CME hours is nearly identical to any ACOEP in-person conference.

1. Simply view the live lectures. On Thursday, April 16th you will receive an email containing a link to the CME attestation form. Once you click the link, select the hours you completed. 

2. Please complete the CME attestation process no later than Thursday, April 30th.

3. Beginning Monday, May 4th CME certificates will be sent via email. DO Learners: ACOEP will report your credit hours to the AOA on your behalf.

Questions about CME credit, please email cme@acoep.org. 

CME Statements and Disclosures 

Overall Learning Objectives

Intended Outcomes of the 2020 Virtual Spring Seminar

The 2020 Virtual Spring Seminar is designed to offer the tools, strategies, and practical skills that emergency medicine physicians and other EM practitioners can immediately integrate into practice to improve patient care and outcomes. At the conclusion of the 2020 Virtual Spring Seminar participants will be able to:

  • Alter their current practice patterns in accordance with the latest data.
  • Apply and/or perform new techniques based on best practices.
  • Practice evidence-based informed emergency medicine.
  • Demonstrate change in competence and performance to improve patient care.

Educational Experience Goal

The educational experience of the Spring Seminar will:

1. Create a forum for discussion on current & critical issues occurring in emergency medicine.

2. Inform, enable and update emergency medicine practitioners on current guidelines and evidence-based recommendations to improve patient care in the emergency department.

3. Support emergency medicine practitioners’ efforts in making impactful practice changes by providing the necessary tools, strategies and practical skills that can immediately be integrated into daily practice to improve patient care.

Accreditation & Designation Statements

ACOEP is accredited by the AOA to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. 

ACOEP designates this program for a maximum of 27.00 AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in the activity. 

The American College of Osteopathic Emergency Physicians (ACOEP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

The American College of Osteopathic Emergency Physicians (ACOEP) designates this live activity for a maximum of 22.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maximum Credits Allowed: 27.00 AOA Category 1-A Credits – 22.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

General Sessions only: 22.00 – Earn an additional 5 AOA Category 1-A credits by participating in the COLA review course. COLA is not eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

 

Speaker Disclosures

Name

Role(s)

Disclosed Financial Relationship(s)

Robert Bryant, MD

Speaker

Consultant: BD Medical

Karen Greenberg, DO

Speaker

Speaker’s Bureau: Genentech

Russ Horowitz, MD

Speaker

Consultant: Caption Health & GE Healthcare; Speaker’s Bureau: Third Rock Ultrasound, LLC

Nilesh Patel, DO

Speaker

Speaker’s Bureau: Portola Pharmaceuticals

David Talan, MD

Speaker

Research Grants: Allergan, CDC, Integrated Biotherapeutics, Light Al Inc., Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, and Shinogi