CME Accreditation for the IMED 2013
European Accreditation

The International Meeting on Emerging Diseases and Surveillance - IMED 2013 is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) to provide the following CME activity for medical specialists. The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS), www.uems.net.

 

The International Meeting on Emerging Diseases and Surveillance - IMED 2013 is designated for a maximum of 17 hours of European external CME credits. Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

 

EACCME credits are recognized by the American Medical Association towards the Physician's Recognition Award (PRA). To convert EACCME credit to AMA PRA category 1 credit, contact the AMA.

 

The CME form will be included in the congress bag. Please complete and return it to the ISID after the conference as indicated on the form.

RACE (Veterinary CE)

The American Association of Veterinary State Boards RACE committee has reviewed and approved IMED 2013 as meeting the Standards adopted by the AAVSB, (maximum for one veterinarian: 16.50) This course meets the requirements for hours of continuing education in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE approval; however, participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and/or restrictions on certain methods of delivery.