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ASMBS

Physicians/Surgeons

The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery designates this educational activity for a maximum of 38.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Up to 27.0 hours of self-assessment for MOC requirement are available.

International CME

International Physicians are formally eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Nurses

Nursing Credits (up to 38.0 CE contact hours) are provided by Taylor College, Los Angeles, California (possibly may not be accepted for national certification.)

Psychologists/Psychiatrists

APA credits are pending.

Social Workers

NASW credits are pending.

TOS

Physicians

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

The Obesity Society designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 17.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

International CME

International Physicians are formally eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Physician Assistants

AAPA accepts Category 1 Credit from AOACCME, Prescribed credit from AAFP, and AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Dietitians

Registered Dietitians may earn a maximum of 17.00 hours of continuing professional education (CPE) units toward recertification as part of their individualized Professional Development Portfolio program. Each dietitian should record the actual time he/she spent in these activities in their Step 4-Learning Activities Log.

Other Professional Disciplines

Nurses

Application for 17.00 contact hours for nurses is pending.

CA Nurses

Aspen CME Services is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing Provider number CEP 14739, for 17.00 contact hours.

Pharmacists

The Minnesota Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing education. Successful completion of this program qualifies for a maximum of 17.00 contact hours.

Nurse Practitioners

Nurse practitioners will receive a certificate of AMA PRA category 1 credit as this is an ACCME accredited program and its accreditation is recognized by Nurse Practitioner boards.

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