CME/CPD Accreditation

European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME)
The ECTH 2016 European Congress on Thrombosis and Haemostasis 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 ECTH 2016 European Congress on Thrombosis and Haemostasis is designated for a maximum of (or ‘for up to’) 15 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.

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.

Day Maximum Credits
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 6
Thursday, September 29, 2016 6
Friday, September 30, 2016 3
Total Credits: 15

HOW TO RECEIVE YOUR CME/CPD CERTIFICATE
The CME/CPD certificate will be available after completing the online evaluation survey. The process takes about 5-10 minutes. We thank you in advance for your feedback as it is an important part of the CME/CPD accreditation process which helps improve future educational activities.

The CME/CPD certificate will also act as a certificate of attendance.

Steps:
1. Access the online survey by following this link.
2. Complete the anonymous online survey.
3. The CME/CPD certificate will be available for download; fill-in and retain for your personal records. Alternatively we can e-mail it to you upon request at info@ecth2016.org.

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.

Speakers’ disclosure summary report is available here.