CME Credits

Claiming CME

Registered attendees will receive a link to claim CME for the live sessions following the meeting. CME for the session recordings will be available by June 21, 2021 and will be posted on the session page along with the session recording.

The AUA 2021 Annual Meeting has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the International Anesthesia Research Society and the Association of University Anesthesiologists.

The SOCCA 2021 Annual Meeting has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the International Anesthesia Research Society and the Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists.

The International Anesthesia Research Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Activity Overview

Findings from new research and the evolution of anesthesiology practice based on emerging evidence create an inherent gap between existing practice and new practice models. The purpose of the 2021 Annual Meetings is to provide an evidence-based and clinically oriented educational activity that will improve competence and performance in the anesthesiology specialty, resulting in improved patient care and outcomes.

Target Audience

The 2021 Annual Meeting is designed to address the continuing medical education needs of anesthesiologists, anesthesiologists-in-training, anesthesia investigators, and allied health professionals who conduct research, practice, or intend to practice in any area of general anesthesia, subspecialty anesthesia, or pain management.

Educational Objectives

As a result of participating in this live CME activity, learners will be able to:

  • Describe the latest developments in critical care, perioperative medicine, pain management, and other anesthesiology subspecialty areas.
  • Evaluate gaps in their knowledge, behavior, and patient outcomes that may result in a need for additional education and training.
  • Develop and apply strategies for integrating new knowledge and behaviors into their professional practice.

Credit Designation Statement

The International Anesthesia Research Society designates the AUA 2021 Annual Meeting live activity for a maximum of 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM.

The International Anesthesia Research Society designates the SOCCA 2021 Annual Meeting live activity for a maximum of 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM.

The International Anesthesia Research Society designates the IARS 2021 Annual Meeting live activity for a maximum of 11.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation Statement

The IARS is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

 

Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® (MOCA®)

Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® (MOCA®) Physicians wishing to have credits from this educational activity reported to the ABA for the ABA MOCA® Patient Safety CME Credit Program may do so by entering their eight digit ABA identification number when claiming CME credit. The IARS forwards credits to the ABA on a quarterly basis. Sessions approved for ABA MOCA 2.0® Patient Safety CME credit are designated by .

Disclosure

The IARS makes every effort to develop CME activities that are independent, objective, scientifically balanced presentations of information. The IARS has implemented mechanisms requiring everyone in a position to control content to disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. Relevant financial relationships are defined as financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 12 months, including financial relationships of the spouse or partner of the person in control of content. Disclosure of any or no relationships is made available in advance of all educational activities. The IARS evaluates, and if necessary, resolves any conflict of interest prior to the start of the activity. Individuals who refuse or fail to provide the required disclosures are disqualified from being a planning committee member, teacher, or author of CME, and cannot have control of, or responsibility for, the development, management, presentation or evaluation of the CME activity.

Click here for a list of those in control of content who have disclosed a relevant financial interest.

Disclaimer

The information provided in this CME activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition.

Commercial Support Acknowledgement

SOCCA gratefully acknowledges the following company for their generous support of this educational activity:

Caption Health

IARS gratefully acknowledges the following company for their generous support of this educational activity:

Wolters Kluwer

AUA has accepted no outside support for this activity.