Diabetes Symposium

Accreditation

CEUs by Discipline offered for the May 4-6, 2016, Diabetes Symposium and Workshop

Physicians 13.25 AMA PRA category 1 credits
P.A.s 13.25 AMA PRA category 1 credits
Nursing 15.9 CPEs *
Dietitians 14 CPEs *
Dietetic Technicians 14 CPEs *
Pharmacists 13 CPEs *
Social Workers TBD

* + 1 CPEs for exhibits and 1 CPE for posters. Certified Diabetes Educators (CDE) should request a certificate of attendance as proof of ACCME provider approval.

Professional Continuing Education Credits


Physicians and Physician Assistants: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of the WVU School of Medicine and the WVU Extension Service. The WVU School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The WVU Office of CME designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.25 AMA PRA category 1 credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Nurses: This continuing education activity has been approved by the West Virginia University School of Nursing for 15.9 contact hours. The West Virginia University School of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing education by the State of West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses, Legislative Rule 19CSR11-4 under provider number WV-1996-0120RN.


Registered Dietitians and Registered Dietetic Technicians: For Registered Dietitians and Registered Dietetic Technicians CPEs are approved by the Commission On Dietetic Registration, the credentialing agency for the ADA.
Marie Gravely the contact person. The program is approved for 14 CPE Level 2 for conference, 1 CPEs for exhibits and 1 CPE for posters. Certified Diabetes Educators (CDE) should request a certificate of attendance as proof of ACCME provider approval.


Pharmacists: The West Virginia University School of Pharmacy (WVUSoP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education (CPE). This program has been approved for up to 13 contact hours (1.3 ceu’s) of CPE. The number of CPE contact hours per day are Wednesday (ACPE UAN 0072-9999-16-034 to 037 –L04-P) – up to 6; Thursday’s (ACPE # 0072-9999-16-038 to 041-L04-P) – up to 4.0; and Friday (ACPE # 0072-9999-16-042 to 045-L04-P) – up to 3. Credit will be given only for the activities attended and no partial credit will be awarded. The WVU SoP reports your participation to NABP CPE Monitor within 4 to 6 weeks for all participants who successfully complete each activity. Successful completion includes attending the entire activity, signing the attendance sheets, and completing an online evaluation form for each activity attended. A transcript of your CPE may be printed from NABP CPE Monitor or a statement of credit, if needed, may be printed on-line at https://pharmacyce.wvu.edu/user/login.

Download: Pharmacy Insert


Social Workers: Still being approved at this time.


Disclosure statement:
It is the policy of the WVU School of Medicine Office of CME to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its educational activities. All faculty/authors/planners participating in our programs are expected to disclose any relevant relationships they may have with commercial companies. For this conference, Dr. Hand has disclosed that he has received Research funding / travel from The Coca Cola Company. Ms. Mary Savoye-DeSanti, RD, CDE has indicated that she is the President of Smart Moves, LLC. All others have indicated that they have no relevant interests to disclose.

These relationships, along with the educational content of this program, have been reviewed and any potential conflicts of interest have been resolved to the satisfaction of the WVU School of Medicine Office of CME. CME credit will not be provided for Ms. Savoye-DeSanti’s presentation.