ASMBS

Physicians/Surgeons

The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) at the highest honor, Accreditation with Commendation, by providing continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery designates this educational activity for a maximum of 32 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Up to 32 hours of self-assessment credits toward Part 2 of the ABS MOC Program requirements are available.

International CME

International Physicians are formally eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Nurses

Nursing Credits (up to 33.5 CE contact hours) are provided by Taylor College, Los Angeles, California (possibly may not be accepted for national certification.) Provider is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP-3285, for the stated number of contact hours.

Psychologists

This course is co-sponsored by Amedco and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). Amedco is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Amedco maintains responsibility for this program and its content. 27.5 hours. Click here for complete list of sessions available for APA Credits

Social Workers

Amedco, #1346, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Amedco maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 6/24/2016 to 6/24/2019. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits. Click here for complete list of sessions available for APA Credits

Social workers participating in this course may receive up to 27.5 clinical continuing education clock hours.

Satisfactory completion

Participants must complete an attendance/evaluation form in order to receive a certificate of completion/attendance. Your chosen sessions must be attended in their entirety. Partial credit of individual sessions is not available.

Review All of ASMBS CME Policies

TOS Annual Meeting at ObesityWeek

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Boston University School of Medicine and the Obesity Society. Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Boston University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 18.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

TOS 2017 Annual Meeting Continuing Medical Education Information for Learners

TOS Review Course for the ABOM Exam

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Boston University School of Medicine and the Obesity Society. Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Boston University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 17.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

TOS 2017 Review Course Continuing Medical Education Information for Learners

How to Claim Credits

Credits can be claimed three ways:

  1. Online at obesityweek.com/evaluations (log in credentials required)
  2. Use the email link you receive daily from TOS and ASMBS
  3. Use the app to evaluated sessions and claim credits in real time (log into the app using the credentials printed on your badge)