Continuing Education Credit
2021 Annual Meeting
Important Information for ABIM MOC Credit
--Your CME Survey and Claim Form must be completed by Wednesday, November 24, 2021 in order to receive ABIM MOC credit.
-- ABIM MOC credit will not be issued for CME Surveys and Claim Forms received after November 24, 2021.
CME credit for the 2021 Annual Meeting will be administered as a live in-person activity, whereby credit cannot be claimed for more than one session held during a period of concurrent sessions.
Continuing Medical Education (CME) Accreditation
Important - To receive CME credit:
ASTMH is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. ASTMH designates this live activity for a maximum of 22.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
1) Pay the $150 CME fee with registration
2) Complete both the CME Survey and the CME Claim Form
3) CME certificates will not be sent unless the $150 CME fee was paid with registration
CME certificates will be issued in January 2022.
American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Credit
Very important - Your CME Survey and Claim Form must be completed by Wednesday, November 24, 2021 in order to receive ABIM MOC credit.
ABIM MOC credit will not be issued for CME Surveys and Claim Forms received after November 24, 2021.
If you wish to receive ABIM MOC credit, register for CME credit for $150. We cannot issue ABIM MOC credit unless the registration includes payment for CME credit. Attendees seeking ABIM MOC credit must also provide their ABIM MOC ID number and date of birth during the registration process.
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 22.25 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
Your participation information (including evaluation responses), as well as your ABIM member ID and date of birth, will be shared with the American Board of Internal Medicine via the Accreditation Council for CME PARS system for the purpose of reporting MOC completion.
- The CME fee of $150 must be paid in order to receive ABIM MOC credit.
- CME registrants seeking ABIM MOC credit must complete the CME Survey and CME Claim Form by Wednesday, November 24, 2021, in order to receive ABIM MOC credit.
- Pre-meeting courses are not eligible for ABIM MOC credit.
- Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity.
- Attendees seeking ABIM MOC credit must provide their ABIM MOC ID number and date of birth during the registration process.
Physician Assistant Continuing Education Credit
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician Assistants may receive a maximum of 22.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for completing this program.
Veterinarian Continuing Education Credit
To better serve the continuing education needs of the full range of disciplines participating in the Annual Meeting, ASTMH offers accredited CE sessions for veterinarians. The Society’s application is reviewed by the determining body, the American Association of Veterinary State Boards RACE Committee. Anticipating approval, ASTMH is typically notified just prior to the start of the Annual Meeting. To receive veterinarian continuing education credit, attendees must pay the $150 documentation fee. An evaluation form will be emailed to attendees that register for veterinarian continuing education credit. This form will indicate the specific sessions that qualify for veterinary CE credits. A continuing education certificate will be sent in January 2021.
--Download the AAVSB RACE Credit Claim Form here beginning Wednesday, November 17, 2021.
--Download the AAVSB RACE Credit Evaluation Form here beginning Wednesday, November 17, 2021.
Full Disclosure Policy Affecting CME Activities
Consistent with ASTMH policy, faculty are required to disclose any economic or other personal interests that create, or may be perceived as creating, a conflict of interest related to the material discussed. ASTMH has policies in place to resolve all conflicts of interest. Faculty are required to disclose at the beginning of their
presentation(s) any relevant financial relationships, as well as any product or drug mentioned during the presentation that is not labeled for the use under discussion or is still investigational. This policy is intended to allow attendees to form their own judgments about such material.