CME

COSM 2021 Virtual will offer up to 118.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and up to 118.75 CME for MOC points.

To claim, complete an evaluation within the virtual event platform by June 30, 2021. CME and MOC are available for both live and on-demand sessions and posters.

Credit Calculation
COSM 2021 Virtual will offer up to 118.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Maximum credit hours by Society:

 AAFPRSABEAAHNSALAANSAOSARSASPOTRIOTOTAL
Sessions7.506.5015.007.258.006.2510.2519.509.2589.50
Posters3.253.6001.502.051.452.459.006.0028.75
Total10.7510.1015.008.7510.057.7012.7028.5015.25118.75


Accreditation
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 joint providership of the American College of Surgeons and the Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meetings (COSM). The American College of Surgeons is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education (CME) for physicians.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
The American College of Surgeons designates this Other activity (hybrid format-virtual and enduring) for a maximum of 118.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABOHNS MOC Recognition Statement
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to meet the expectations of the American Board of Otolaryngology’s Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the American College of Surgeon’s (the CME provider) responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of recognizing participation.

ABOHNS MOC Participant Data Privacy Information
If you are a Diplomate of the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (ABOHNS) and would like to claim CME for MOC points for this educational activity (optional), you will be asked to provide personal information (Diplomate ID, first and last name, and month and day of birth) as part of the registration and/or evaluation process. The American College of Surgeons will only use this information to transmit your CME for MOC points to the ACCME on your behalf, upon successful completion of the activity.

Program Objectives
This activity is designed for Physicians seeking to improve their knowledge on a wide range of topics related to improving the care of Otolaryngology patients.

Financial Relationship Disclosures
In compliance with the ACCME Accreditation Criteria, the American College of Surgeons must ensure that anyone in a position to control the content of the educational activity has disclosed all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. All reported conflicts are managed by a designated official to ensure a bias-free presentation. Please see here for the complete disclosure list.