CME-CPD Accreditation

CME-CPD Accreditation

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  • International Annual Meeting on Supportive Care in Cancer
  • June 21-23, 2019, San Francisco, USA
  • Jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and The Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC)


Target Audience

This activity is intended for physicians, nurses, dentists, oral surgeons, dental hygienists, pharmacists, social workers, nutritionists, and other health care providers involved with the care of cancer patients.


Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:

• Address their personal Continuous Professional Development (CPD) needs.

• Demonstrate an understanding of the evidence base for supportive care in cancer.

• Recognize the increasing importance of digital health in supportive care.

• Recognize the importance of sexual health / problems in cancer patients.

• Define the major toxicities (and management thereof) of immunotherapy / other novel anti-cancer modalities.

• Define the major problems (and management thereof) of cancer survivorship.

• Explain the term “biosimilar”.

• Appraise (and reflect) on current practice.

• Assess alternative models of care.

• Evaluate the need to change current practice.

• Share experiences with colleagues.

• Develop collaborations with new colleagues.


Faculty

Please view complete faculty here.


Program Agenda

Please view the agenda with registration and break times here.


Joint Accreditation Statement 

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​In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Kenes Education.  Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Physician Continuing Medical Education

The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 18 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Credit Breakdown 

Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

DayMaximum Credits
​Friday, June 21, 2019
7.5
​Saturday, June 22, 2019
6
​Sunday, June 23, 2019
4.5
Total Credits:18


Continuing Nursing Education


The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 18 contact hours. 

Credit Breakdown 

Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

DayMaximum Credits
​Friday, June 21, 2019
7.5
​Saturday, June 22, 2019
6
​Sunday, June 23, 2019
4.5
Total Credits:18



CONTINUING PHARMACY EDUCATION

​Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this continuing education activity for 18 contact hour(s) (18 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. 
(Universal Activity Number - JA4008162-9999-19-855-L04-P) 
Type of Activity: knowledge 

CONTINUING DENTAL EDUCATION

This continuing education activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP) through joint efforts between Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Kenes.

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.

ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of the credit hours by boards of dentistry.

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this activity for 18 continuing education credits.

Concerns or complaints about a CE Provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at www.ada.org/cerp



CONTINUING EDUCATION IN PSYCHOLOGY

Psychologist Continuing Education
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  PIM maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Credit Designation
This program offers 16.5 continuing education credits for psychologists.
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METHOD OF PARTICIPATION AND REQUEST FOR CREDIT

We support Green CME by offering your Request for Credit and CME Certificate online. To do so, please follow the steps below no later than July 28, 2019:

  1. Go to CME University at: www.cmeuniversity.com and register or login
  2. Once logged in, click on “Find Post-test/Evaluation by Course” at the top of the page
  3. Type in “14269” in the box, and hit enter
  4. Click on the activity title
  5. Complete the online evaluation and obtain your CME certificate to download and/or print for your files
Upon completion of the online Evaluation form, you will have immediate access to a CME certificate to print or save for your files. You can save your certificate by selecting the “Save” option on the print screen. If you have any questions regarding the CME certification for this activity, please contact the CME provider Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) at: information@pimed.com.


DISCLOSURE OF CONFLICTS OF INTEREST

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy.  PIM is committed to providing its learners with high quality CME activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.

  • Complete faculty disclosure will be made available at the meeting.



PLANNERS AND MANAGERS

The PIM planners and managers have nothing to disclose. The Kenes Group planners and managers have nothing to disclose.


DISCLOSURE OF UNLABELED USE

This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. The planners of this activity do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications.
The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the planners.  Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.


DISCLAIMER

Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contraindications and/or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.





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