CME-CPD Accreditation

CME-CPD Accreditation

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 programmes. Kenes is a proud member of the Good CME Practice Group (gCMEp), a member organisation contributing to improving health outcomes by:

  • Championing best practice in CME/CPD
  • Maintaining and improving standards
  • Mentoring and educating
  • Working in collaboration with critical stakeholders

Membership in the Good CME Practice Group illustrates Kenes commitment to high standards and knowledgeable partnership with its clients in the design and delivery of medical events.

 

Educational Objectives 

After attending this event, participants should be able to:  

  • Address individual needs in compliance with their Continuous Professional Development (CPD) plan.
  • Discuss the most recent research findings in Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care.
  • Exchange ideas and knowledge in the field of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care across continents, institutions, and individuals.
  • Identify new scientific and programmatic collaborations around the world with regard to Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care.
  • Recognize the enormity of the human suffering in critically ill infants and children, and the economic cost if society fails to act on the scientific opportunities now available to improve the quality of care and clinical practice.
  • Discuss the latest developments in Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care.
  • Discuss the future of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care.

 

Target Audience 

The 9th Congress of the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive & Critical Care Societies is the global meeting place for Pediatric Intensive Care Physicians (lntensivists), trainees in the field, General Pediatrician, Pediatric Critical Care Nurses, Pharmacists, Physiotherapists, Respiratory Therapists, Biomedical Engineers and others. 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 9th Congress of the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive & Critical Care Societies (WFPICCS 2018) 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 9th Congress of the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive & Critical Care Societies (WFPICCS 2018) is designated for a maximum of, or up to, 33 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, June 9, 20187
Sunday, June 10, 20187
Monday, June 11, 20188
Tuesday, June 12, 20186
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
5
Total Credits:33

 

 

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 July 11, 2018:

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 online evaluation and obtain your CME certificate to download and/or print for your files

Kindly note that the WFPICCS 2018 online evaluation will be active on the last day of the Congress. You will then be able to access it and claim your CME/CPD certificate.


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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