Continuing Education (ISC)

Updated:Feb 9,2015
International Stroke Conference 2016, Feb. 16-19, 2016

ISC CME/CE   |   Pre-Conference Symposium I CME/CE   |   Pre-Conference Symposium II CME/CE   |   Stroke Nursing Symposium CME/CE



If you did not claim your CME/CE credit onsite at the conference and would like to do so now, log on to the Professional Education Center, select the appropriate course, complete the evaluation form and then print out your CME/CE certificate. Please contact the Help Desk at learn@heart.org if you encounter any problems; you may also call 1-888-242-2453 (between the hours of 8AM -5PM Central) for assistance. 

International Stroke Conference 2015 CME/CE Information

CME/CE Disclosure
All persons who develop and/or control educational content in CME/CE activities sponsored by the American Heart Association will disclose to the audience all financial relationships with any commercial supporters of this activity as well as with other commercial interests whose lines of business are related to the CME/CE-certified content of this activity. In addition, presenters will disclose unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations. Such disclosures will be made in writing in course presentation materials.

Successful completion of this CME/CE activity includes the following:
To successfully complete this activity, learners must fully participate in the sessions.  In addition, learners must provide feedback that will be used for evaluative and outcomes measurement purposes.  Learners will check-in onsite for attendance verification purposes and will be required to provide evaluative feedback before CME/CE credit can be claimed.

There is no fee for continuing education credits for this activity.

You have two ways to complete your conference evaluation and claim your CME/CE credits for the conference, pre-conference symposia and/or nursing symposium:
1. Stop by the Communication Center, which is located in the Hall B Lobby.
2. Visit learn.heart.org from any computer with internet connection.

For both options:

  • Sign in with your Professional Education Center user name and password at learn.heart.org. If you do not have an account, please create one.
  • Find the courses that you attended under the “Course Catalog” tab and select to enroll.
  • Authorization codes to enroll will be listed on a ticket given to you when you receive your name badge.
  • Complete the evaluation and claim your credit.

You are strongly encouraged to claim your CME/CE credit within 30 days of the conference.

INTERNATIONAL STROKE CONFERENCE CME/CE INFORMATION
Continuing Medical Education Accreditation - Physicians

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

The American Heart Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

All persons who develop and/or control educational content in CME activities sponsored by the American Heart Association will disclose to the audience all financial relationships with any commercial supporters of this activity as well as with other commercial interests whose lines of business are related to the CME-certified content of this activity.  In addition, presenters will disclose unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.  Such disclosures will be made in writing in course presentation materials.

Continuing Medical Education Accreditation - Nurses

The American Heart Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
 
The maximum number of hours awarded for this CE activity is 21.50 contact hours.

“**ANCC credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. CME/CE credit will no longer be available to claim for this activity after August 14, 2015.”

Accredited status does not imply endorsement by the American Heart Association or the American Nurses Credentialing Center of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with an activity.

Continuing Medical Education Accreditation - Nurse Practitioners

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM  from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

“**ACCME credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. CME/CE credit will no longer be available to claim for this activity after August 14, 2015.”

Continuing Medical Education Accreditation - Physician Assistants
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 21.50 hours of Category I credit for completing this program.

Steps for Successful Completion
To successfully complete this activity, learners must fully participate in the sessions.  In addition, learners must provide feedback that will be used for evaluative and outcomes measurement purposes.  Learners will check-in onsite for attendance verification purposes and will be required to provide evaluative feedback before CME/CE credit can be claimed.



ISC PRE-CONFERENCE SYMPOSIUM I: STROKE IN THE REAL WORLD: WORKING MAN BLUES: CHALLENGES IN INPATIENT STROKE CARE 2015 CME/CE INFORMATION
Continuing Medical Education Accreditation - Physicians

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the direct sponsorship of the American Heart Association/ The American Heart Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Heart Association 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.

All persons who develop and/or control educational content in CME activities sponsored by the American Heart Association will disclose to the audience all financial relationships with any commercial supporters of this activity as well as with other commercial interests whose lines of business are related to the CME-certified content of this activity.  In addition, presenters will disclose unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.  Such disclosures will be made in writing in course presentation materials.
 

 

Continuing Medical Education Accreditation - Physician Assistants

AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 6.75 hours of Category I credit for completing this program.



Steps for Successful Completion
To successfully complete this activity, learners must fully participate in the sessions.  In addition, learners must provide feedback that will be used for evaluative and outcomes measurement purposes.  Learners will check-in onsite for attendance verification purposes and will be required to provide evaluative feedback before CME/CE credit can be claimed.



 Steps for Successful Completion
To successfully complete this activity, learners must fully participate in the sessions.  In addition, learners must provide feedback that will be used for evaluative and outcomes measurement purposes.  Learners will check-in onsite for attendance verification purposes and will be required to provide evaluative feedback before CME/CE credit can be claimed.
 

Continuing Medical Education Accreditation - Nurse Practitioners

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
 

“**ACCME credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. CME/CE credit will no longer be available to claim for this activity after July 10, 2015.”


ISC PRE-CONFERENCE SYMPOSIUM II: EMERGING TRENDS FOR STROKE TRIALS-BIOMARKERS, ADAPTIVE TRIAL DESIGN, REPAIR TRIALS, AND NEW ENDPOINTS  CME/CE INFORMATION

Continuing Medical Education Accreditation - Physicians

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the direct sponsorship of the American Heart Association/ The American Heart Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 

The American Heart Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


All persons who develop and/or control educational content in CME activities sponsored by the American Heart Association will disclose to the audience all financial relationships with any commercial supporters of this activity as well as with other commercial interests whose lines of business are related to the CME-certified content of this activity.  In addition, presenters will disclose unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.  Such disclosures will be made in writing in course presentation materials.


Continuing Medical Education Accreditation - Physician Assistants
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 4.00 hours of Category I credit for completing this program.


Continuing Medical Education Accreditation - Nurse Practitioners
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.


“**ACCME credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. CME/CE credit will no longer be available to claim for this activity after July 10, 2015.”


STATE-OF-THE-ART STROKE NURSING SYMPOSIUM CME/CE INFORMATION

Continuing Medical Education Accreditation - Nurses

The American Heart Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
 
The maximum number of hours awarded for this CE activity is 7.00 contact hours.


Steps for Successful Completion
To successfully complete this activity, learners must fully participate in the sessions.  In addition, learners must provide feedback that will be used for evaluative and outcomes measurement purposes.  Learners will check-in onsite for attendance verification purposes and will be required to provide evaluative feedback before CME/CE credit can be claimed.



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