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CMEs and CEUs
CMEs and CEUs
Poster Sessions are not eligible for CME or CEU credits
For questions, contact
.
Continuing Medical Education Credits (CMEs)
The ASHG 2012 Annual Meeting has been planned and implemented in accordance
with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing
Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of the American College
of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG) and ASHG. ACMG is accredited by
the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. All educa-
tional programming is developed and must be presented in compliance with all
ACCME accreditation requirements and therefore, ACMG designates this educa-
tional activity for a maximum of
25.75
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
TM
.
Physicians
should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the
activity.
Procedures:
There is a
non-refundable
$45 fee payable during the registration
process. You can apply for credits through the online application available
November 10, 2012. The deadline to submit your request is December 28, 2012.
Attendees may pick up self-reporting tracking forms in either the ASHG Office, Room
111
or at the Information Counter located in the Registration Area, North Lobby of
the Moscone Center. Please see section below for the learning objectives, target
audience, disclosure policy and a list of authors with disclosures of potential conflicts
of interest.
MDs and PhDs should apply for CMEs. The American Board of Medical Genetics
(
ABMG) will accept CMEs for MDs or PhDs participating in the Maintenance of
Certification (MOC) program in any ABMG specialty.
Continuing Education Unit Credits (CEUs) for California-Licensed Clinical and
Molecular Laboratory Directors
ASHG has been approved for Continuing Education Units for up to
24.5
units through
the Professional Acknowledgment for Continuing Education
(
P.A.C.E.
®
)
program for
California-Licensed Clinical and Molecular Laboratory Directors.
Procedures:
There is a
non-refundable
$35 fee payable during the registration
process. Those who registered in advance received an e-mail with instructions and
a copy of the self-reporting tracking. You may also pick up your CEU packet in the
ASHG Meeting Office, Room 111. The
deadline
to submit your request for PACE
credits is
Monday
,
December 3, 2012
.
No requests will be taken after this date.
Clinical Laboratory Scientists should apply for PACE CEUs. ABMG will accept PACE
CEUs for diplomats participating in the MOC program in the following categories: Clinical
Biochemical Geneticist, Clinical Cytogeneticist, and Clinical Molecular Geneticist.