Continuing Education (ISC)

Updated:Feb 4,2016
International Stroke Conference 2016, Feb. 16-19, 2016

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.

CME/CE Disclosure

All persons who develop and/or control educational content in CME/CE activities provided 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. On site: Stop by the Communication Center, which is located in the South Hall Lobby, Level 1.
  2. Online: 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 “Activities 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.
CME/CE will not be available for ISC 2016 after August 19, 2016.

International Stroke Conference 2016 CME/CE Information

Joint Accreditation Statements

The American Heart Association is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

AMA Credit Designation Statement - Physicians
The American Heart Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 22.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAPA Credit Acceptance Statement – 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 22.00 hours of Category I credit for completing this program.

AANP Credit Acceptance Statement – Nurse Practitioners
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
**AMA Credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. CME/CE will no longer be available to claim after August 19, 2016.

ANCC Credit Designation Statement - Nurses
The maximum number of hours awarded for this CE activity is 22.00 contact hours.
**ANCC Credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. CME/CE will no longer be available to claim after August 19, 2016.

 

ISC Pre-Conference Symposium II: "The Nuts and Bolds of Pre-Clinical Behavioral Testing in Animals" CME/CE Information

Joint Accreditation Statements

The American Heart Association is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

AMA Credit Designation Statement - Physicians
The American Heart Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAPA Credit Acceptance Statement – 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 3.50 hours of Category I credit for completing this program.

AANP Credit Acceptance Statement – Nurse Practitioners
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
**AMA Credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. CME/CE will no longer be available to claim after August 16, 2016.

ANCC Credit Designation Statement – Nurses
The maximum number of hours awarded for this CE activity is 3.50 contact hours.
**ANCC Credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. CME/CE will no longer be available to claim after August 16, 2016.

 

State-of-the-Science Stroke Nursing Symposium CME/CE Information

Joint Accreditation Statements

The American Heart Association is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

ANCC Credit Designation Statement – Nurses
The maximum number of hours awarded for this CE activity is 7.00 contact hours.
**ANCC Credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. CME/CE will no longer be available to claim after August 16, 2016.