Continuing Education Information

Office of Continuing Medical Education:

Faculty Disclosure
All individuals in a position to control the content of this education activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients.

 

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT
In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician (CME)
The University of Pittsburgh designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing (CNE)
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 6.75 contact hours.

Pharmacy (CPE)
This knowledge-based activity provides 6.75 contact hours of continuing pharmacy education credit. 

Social Work
As a Jointly Accredited Organization, University of Pittsburgh is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. University of Pittsburgh maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive 6.75 continuing education credits.

Other Healthcare Professionals
Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.

This program has been approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board for 6.0 hours of substantive credit, available to those who have registered and paid the $120 fee for processing CLE credit for this event.
 

The University of Pittsburgh is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution. Participation by all individuals is encouraged.  Advance notification of any special needs will help us provide better service. Contact bioethics@pitt.edu.

Participation by all individuals is encouraged.  Advance notification of any special needs will help us provide better service. Contact bioethics@pitt.edu.

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