CME-CPD Accreditation

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 December 3, 2015:

1. Access the online system via any of the following

              - Visit the following link​
              - Please note that web browsers Mozilla Firefox 2.X or higher, or Google Chrome are recommended
             - 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

COMMITMENT TO THE HIGHEST STANDARDS IN CME/CPD​

Kenes is committed to being a valuable and knowledgeable partner in the design and delivery of educationally strong, independent, transparent, and effective CME/CPD programs. Kenes is a proud member of the Good CME Practice Group (gCMEp), a member organization contributing to improving health outcomes by:

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  • Championing best practice in CME/CPD​
  • Maintaining and improving standards
  • Mentoring and educating
  • W​orki​ng in collaboration with critical stakeholders

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Membership in the Good CME Practice Group illustrates the Kenes commitment to high standards and knowledgeable partnership with its clients in the design and delivery of educationally strong, independent, transparent, effective and financially viable medical events.

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Educational Objectives 

After attending this event, participants should be able to: 
- Address individual needs in compliance with their Continuous Professional Development (CPD) plan
- Identify the best standards of neurological practice
- Translate recent momentous scientific advances into action that will address means to end the epidemic (within the current context of significant global economic challenges)
- Discuss recent research findings in the field of Neurology.
- Discuss the major breakthroughs and developments in the field of neurology
- Evaluate and debate new trends, techniques, therapies, and diagnostic procedures in Neurology.
- Review current basic clinical practice to research and technology
- Assemble a valuable network of colleagues active in the field of Neurology.
- Identify real solutions to improve the long-term outcomes for patients with neurological disorders.​​

 

Target Audience 

WCN 2015 is the global meeting place for Physicians, Scientists, Public Health experts, and Policy-makers in the field of Neurology and its sub-specialties. 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 

European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (UEMS/EACCME)

The 22th World Congress of Neurology (WCN 2015) 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 Europea​n Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS): www.uems.net 
 
The 22th World Congress of Neurology (WCN 2015) is designated for a maximum of, or up to, 30 European external CME credits. Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.  


American Medical Association (AMA)

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 www.ama-assn.org/go/internationalcme​

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

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. For more information, visit: www.royalcollege.ca​​

Credit Breakdown

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

 

DayMaximum Credits
Saturday, October 31, 20153
Sunday, November 1, 20156
Monday, November 2, 20156
Tuesday, November 3, 20156
Wednesday, November 4, 20156
Thursday, November 5, 20153
Total Credits:30

 

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.

  • Please click here​ to view Invited Speaker disclosure information.

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