AMIA 2020 Virtual Annual Symposium CME/CE Information

INSTRUCTION TO CLAIM CME or CNE

Refer to the email you receive from Dasha Cohen after the conference. The email will have two evaluation links; please complete the evaluations at both links. One of the email links takes you through the steps for claiming CME or CNE credit.

  • Using the credit claim link in your email will prompt you to log in to your profile at amia.org;
  • Click “Courses” and find AMIA 2020 Virtual Annual Symposium;
  • Complete the evaluation;
  • To download a CME or CNE certificate, go to the next section to submit your credit claim;
  • Download your certificate.

Other attendees: if you require a certificate of participation, please contact pesha@amia.org

TARGET AUDIENCE

The target audience for this knowledge-based live activity includes physicians, nurses, dentists, pharmacists, and other clinicians; health information technology professionals; computer scientists and systems developers; policy-makers; public health professionals; biomedical engineers and bioinformaticians; consultants and vendor representatives; medical librarians; academic researchers and scientists; and other professionals involved in the collection and dissemination of health information. 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

After participating in this live activity, the learner should be better able to:

  • Analyze the latest research and best practices in biomedical and health informatics and its translation to improved individual and population outcomes
  • Identify opportunities and challenges posed for the health information sciences by current national/international policies
  • Exchange ideas with participants on novel methods for capturing and assessing clinical data; exchange research results to improve patient and population care; and consider opportunities for collaboration in biomedical and health informatics
  • Gain insights on how to contribute to leading medical informatics change in one’s professional setting

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

The American Medical Informatics Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT

The American Medical Informatics Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 25.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Deadline for claiming CME credit is December 11, 2020.

CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR NURSES

ANCC ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

This activity has been submitted to the Maryland Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. The Maryland Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Nurse planners for this activity:
Content: Karen Monsen, PhD, RN, FAMIA, FAAN, University of Minnesota School of Nursing
ANCC Criteria: Juliana Brixey, PhD, MPH, MSN, RN, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Activity Approval Code: to come
Approved Contact Hours:  total to come / 25.5 participant maximum

SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION FOR NURSES

Successful completion of this educational activity for Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) is demonstrated by attendance at designated CNE session(s), completion of the evaluation survey, and participant’s claim of hours attended. The nurse learner will be able to download the CNE certificate.

Deadline for nursing CE credit claim is December 11, 2020.

SESSIONS NOT OFFERING CE CREDIT

  • To come

CRITERIA FOR SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION FOR ALL LEARNERS

  • Completion of this live activity is demonstrated by attendance at certified sessions, completion of two evaluation surveys at the activity’s conclusion, and verification of attendance through the participant’s electronic credit claim using the link in the post-conference email you receive.
  • Physician and nurse participants will be able to generate a CE certificate through the AMIA automated system.
  • Other learners may request a certificate of participation by contacting Pesha@amia.org. Please put “AMIA 2020 Cert of Participation” in the subject line.

DISCLOSURE POLICY

As a provider accredited by the ACCME, AMIA requires that everyone who is in a position to control the content of an educational activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest for 12 months prior to the educational activity.

The ACCME considers relationships of the person involved in the CE activity to include financial relationships of a spouse or partner.

Faculty and planners who refuse to disclose relevant financial relationships will be disqualified from participating in the CE activity. For an individual with no relevant financial relationship(s), the participants must be informed that no conflicts of interest or financial relationship(s) exist.

AMIA uses a number of methods to resolve potential conflicts of interest, including: SPC review of disclosures using a COI resolution rating scale; limiting content of the presentation to that which has been reviewed by one or more peer reviewers; ensuring that all scientific research referred to conforms to generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection, and analysis; undertaking review of the educational activity by a content reviewer to evaluate for potential bias, balance in presentation, evidence-based content or other indicators of integrity, and absence of bias; monitoring the educational activity to evaluate for commercial bias in the presentation; and/or reviewing participant feedback to evaluate for commercial bias in the activity.

Disclosures will be posted here and in the meeting app in advance of the meeting.


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