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Continuing Medical Education with ASCRS

Continuing Medical Education with ASCRS

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ASCRS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. ASCRS has received the highest level of accreditation, Accreditation with Commendation.

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Earn CME

ASCRS offers a variety of CME activities throughout the year so that you can tailor the experience to your needs and schedule.

Live Meetings

The Society’s live meetings offer cutting-edge anterior segment education throughout the year from Annual Meeting to smaller, more concentrated programs.

CME 24/7

Your online resource for quality on-demand CME courses directly related to your needs. CME 24/7 is regularly refreshed with new, interactive anterior segment activities, providing the opportunity to earn up to 25 CME credits each month.

 

Claim CME Credits

2019 ASCRS ASOA Annual Meeting

  • Claim CME Credit for 2019 ASCRS ASOA Annual Meeting

The Evaluation & Credit Claim site for the 2019 ASCRS ASOA Annual Meeting site is closed. To claim credit, please contact cme@ascrs.org.

Click here to receive a Certificate of Attendance for the 2019 ASCRS ASOA Annual Meeting. You will need your verified Badge ID in order to receive the certificate. If you do not have your Badge ID, please use the Badge ID Lookup.

Previous ASCRS Meetings

To claim credit for a past ASCRS Meeting, please contact cme@ascrs.org and include the following information:

  • Your full name and preferred e-mail address or fax number
  • Name and year of meeting
  • Hours of participation

An ASCRS staff member will verify your attendance, issue you the credit, and send you a CME certificate.

Don't have the information listed above? Call ASCRS at (703) 591-2220 and we can assist you with your credit needs.

 

My CME Credit Transcript

ASCRS Members may pull your official ASCRS CME transcript on the ASCRS member portal. Please visit http://members.ascrs.org/ASCRS/CreditRecord/ and select the Date Range (optional) and Credit Type for your transcript. (Please note: you will have to login using your ASCRS member username and password.)

You may also access your Credit Record via the My Account button at the top of the website when logged in, then select the Credit Record option under the Your Info section.

For additional questions regarding CME, please contact cme@ascrs.org or (703) 591-2220.

 

ABO Self-Assessment CME (SACME) Credits

ASCRS has offered pre-approved Self-Assessment CME (SACME) credit for select ASCRS ASOA Annual Meeting sessions from 2014-2019. For a list of sessions that were pre-approved for self-assessment credit by the American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO) for a particular year, please contact cme@ascrs.org.

Reporting SACME

For SACME, complete your standard CME evaluation and keep track of the sessions you attended to report them within your standard ABO MOC credit reporting. MOC credit is self-reported by the learner and must be tracked individually.

Note: ASCRS does not keep track of the SACME sessions an individual attends and will not be able to provide a report containing this information.

Credit designated as “self-assessment” is AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ and is also pre-approved by the ABO for the MOC Part II CME requirements.

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