CME Accreditation for the IMED 2014
European Accreditation

The 'International Meeting on Emerging Diseases and Surveilance' 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),


IMED 2014 is designated for a maximum of 18 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.


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™. Information on the process to convert EACCME credit to AMA credit can be found at


Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognized 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.


RACE (Veterinary CE)

The American Association of Veterinary State Boards RACE committee has reviewed and approved IMED 2014 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.


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