The ICRS 2019 World Congress Vancouver is an accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by The Canadian Orthopaedic Association. The ICRS event is accredited for a maximum of 22 Section 1 CME credits. Each medical specialist should claim only those credits that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
American Medical Association – AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ Designation
Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Information on the process and cost to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit can be found on the AMA website at https://www.ama-assn.org/education/cme/agreement-royal-college-physicians-surgeons-canada.
European Union for Medical Specialists (UEMS – ECMEC®)
Live educational activities recognized by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada as Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) are deemed by the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS) eligible for ECMEC®. https://www.uems.eu/areas-of-expertise/cme-cpd/eaccme/mutual-recognition-with-canada