CME-CPD Accreditation

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Educational Objectives 

After participating in this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss recent research in pediatric oncology.
  • Identify treatment options for all cancer types, including leukemia and brain tumours, in children and young people.
  • Assess new technologies and their potential for more effective work practices and better patient outcomes.
  • Establish an international network of international pediatric oncologists, as well as paediatric surgeons, radiation specialists, haematologists, and specialist nurses.

 

Target Audience 

SIOP 2014 is the global meeting place for physicians, researchers, scientists, other healthcare professionals in the field of pediatric oncology and its sub-specialties. Survivors and families are also welcome. Because of the diverse, clinically focused educational offering, participants are able to tailor the curriculum to meet the needs of international clinicians of all levels of experience.

 

Accreditation Statement and Credit Designation

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – Section 1

This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, approved by Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto up to a maximum of 18.5 Section 1 credits.

 

The American Medical Association - AMA PRA Category 1

Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit can be found at www.ama assn.org/go/internationalcme

 

European Union for Medical Specialists (EUMS) ECMEC

Live educational activities, occurring in Canada, recognized by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada as Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) are deemed by the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS) eligible for ECMEC®."

 

Credit Breakdown

Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

 

​Day

Max. Credits

​Tuesday, October 21, 2014​3.0
Wednesday, October 22, 20146.5
Thursday, October 23, 20146.0
Friday, October 24, 20146.0
Saturday, October 24, 2014​​​5.0
Total Credits:26.5

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To Receive Your CME/CPD Certificate 

The CME/CPD certificate will be available after completing the online evaluation and credit claiming procedure. The process takes about 5 minutes. We thank you for your feedback as it is an important part of CME/CPD accreditation and helps improve future educational offerings.

Before November 22, 2014:

1. Access the online system via any of the following

- Visit the following link​
- Visit the CME/CPD Accreditation page on the event website
- Follow the link in the email sent at the end of the event

2. Complete the anonymous online evaluation
3. Complete the credit claim form and submit
4. The CME/CPD certificate will be available for download; fill-in and retain for your personal records

 

Disclosure and Resolution of Personal Conflicts of Interest

In accordance with CME/CPD accreditation criteria and standards for commercial support to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor, those in control of the educational content must disclose potential or actual conflicts of interest. Disclosure information is evaluated and conflicts of interest resolved. Disclosure is made to participants prior to the activity. Participants will be asked on the evaluation to assess the objectivity and independence of the event. ​

    • Disclosure information will be available here at least one week prior to the event.

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