Evaluation and CME / United States

For american CME accreditation, IMCAS World Congress 2015 is accredited via three different institutions:

Conversion via EACCME credit - accreditation under process

EACCME credits are recognized by the American Medical Association towards the Physician’s Recognition Award (PRA). The AMA PRA Category 1 Credits are available for all the specialists.

Apply for conversion of EACCME credits to AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM (conversion ratio equals 1) and download the «Application for EACCME Credit Conversion» on AMA website. Then, submit the completed application by fax or mail along with a copy of the EACCME credit certificate and processing fee.

American Academy of Dermatology - Up to 18 credits

The International Master Course on Aging Skin Annual World Congress (Program #65108) is recognized by the American Academy of Dermatology for 18 AAD Recognized Credit(s) and may be used toward the American Academy of Dermatology’s Continuing Medical Education Award.

AKH Inc - Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare / ACCME Joint Providership - Up to 5 credits

Target Audience

This activity is designed to meet the needs of physicians, nurses, and professional staff members of medical practices specializing in dermatology, plastic surgery, cosmetic surgery and other dermatologic medical procedures.

Learning objectives

Upon completion of the educational activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify current trends in clinical dermatology
  • Assess current and emerging therapies for psoriasis
  • Review how to effectively detect and diagnose various skin cancers and determine the best treatment options for basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and malignant melanoma
  • Discuss the current indications, limitations, and potential uses for photodynamic therapy
  • Discuss the pathology and treatment options for acne and rosacea

Criteria for Success

Statements of credit will be awarded based on the participant's attendance and submission of the activity evaluation form. A statement of credit will be available upon completion of an online evaluation/claimed credit form at www.akhcme.com/imcas. You must participate in the entire activity to receive credit. If you have questions about this CME/CE activity, please contact AKH Inc. at tbrignoni@akhcme.com.

CME Credit provided by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare

Physicians

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 providership of AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and International Master Course on Aging Skin. AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Activity

Session 47 - Clinical Dermatology: PDT / Session 48 - Clinical Dermatology: Acne / Session 49 - Clinical Dermatology: Rosacea / Session 50 Clinical Dermatology: Skin Cancer / Session 77 - Clinical Dermatology: Innovations : AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare designates these live sessions for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ each. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Assistants

NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category I Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Commercial Support

Full notification of commercial support will be provided in the final course syllabus

This activity is jointly-provided by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and IMCAS - International Master Course on Aging Skin

*program subject to change

Number of CME Credits

12 credits