webcast participants are eligible for continuing education credit.
Award is contingent upon completion of an evaluation for every
session for which you are requesting continuing education and
completion of the Overall Conference Evaluation.
Medical Education (CME)
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance
with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation
Council for Continuing Education (ACCME) through the joint
sponsorship of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
(CDC) and the Association for Public Health Laboratories (APHL)
and the Council for State and Territorial Epidemiologists
(CSTE). CDC is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing
medical education for physicians and takes responsibility
for the content, quality, and scientific integrity of this
this educational activity for a maximum of 20 hours in category
1 credit towards the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. Each
physician should claim only those hours of credit that he/she
actually spent in the educational activity.
Nursing Education (CNE)
This activity for 24 contact hours is provided by CDC, which
is accredited as a provider of continuing education in nursing
by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on
Education Units (CEU)
CDC awards 2.0 Continuing Education Units (CEUs). CDC is an
authorized CEU Sponsor of the International Association for
Continuing Education and Training.
Health Education Specialist (CHES)
CDC has been designated as a provider of continuing education
contact hours in health education by the National Commission
for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This conference is
a designated event and has been approved for 20 Category 1
Continuing Education Contact Hours (CECH) for Certified Health