Lunch Session: "Open vs. Endovascular Approaches to Vascular Trauma - Complementary, Not Competitive": 1 Self-assessment Credit
You will receive an email from firstname.lastname@example.org to claim your CME for the meeting. You will receive this email at the address that you used to register for the conference. An email will be sent to prompt/remind you to claim CME by the end of the day on:
Friday, September 8th
Friday, September 11th
Sunday, September 13th
Monday, September 14th
Wednesday, September 16th
Thursday, September 17th
Friday, September 18th
You will have until the end of December to claim CME, and all archived content will be available on-demand in the CadmiumCD system until the end of December.
1. Continuing Medical Education Credit Information
2. PROGRAM OBJECTIVES
-Exchange knowledge pertaining to current research practices and training in teh surgeyr of trauma -Design research studies to investigate new methods of preventing, correcting, and treating traumatic injuries
3. DISCLOSURE INFORMATION
In accordance with the ACCME Accreditation Criteria, the American College of Surgeons must ensure that anyone in a position to control the content of the educational activity (planners and speakers/authors) has disclosed all financial relationships with any commercial interest. For additional information, please visit the ACCME website (see below for definitions).
Commercial Interest: The ACCME defines a “commercial interest” as any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services used on or consumed by patients. Providers of clinical services directly to patients are NOT included in this definition.
Financial Relationships: Relationships in which the individual benefits by receiving a salary, royalty, intellectual property rights, consulting fee, honoraria, ownership interest (e.g., stocks, stock options or other ownership interest, excluding diversified mutual funds), or other financial benefit. Financial benefits are usually associated with roles such as employment, management position, independent contractor (including contracted research), consulting, speaking and teaching, membership on advisory committees or review panels, board membership, and other activities from which remuneration is received, or expected. ACCME considers relationships of the person involved in the CME activity to include financial relationships of a spouse or partner.
Conflict of Interest: Circumstances create a conflict of interest when an individual has an opportunity to affect CME content about products or services of a commercial interest with which he/she has a financial relationship.
The ACCME also requires that ACS manage any reported conflict and eliminate the potential for bias during the educational activity. Any conflicts noted below have been managed to our satisfaction. The disclosure information is intended to identify any commercial relationships and allow learners to form their own judgments. However, if you perceive a bias during the educational activity, please report it on the evaluation.