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Accreditations

The symposium has been granted with 12 CME credits by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) and its certification to those who attend the symposium. The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS).

“The 27th International Symposium on Controversies in Psychiatry, Barcelona, Spain, 28/08/2020-11/09/2020 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 12 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.”

UEMS EACCME


American Medical Association (AMA)
The EACCME CME/CPD credits are directly recognized by the American Medical Association (AMA) in AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Information on the process to convert EACCME credit to AMA credit can be found at www.ama-assn.org/education/earn-credit-participation-international-activities.

  • AMA: UEMS-EACCME CME Credit Recognition. LINK

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada has established an international CPD credit agreement with the UEMS-EACCME whereby the Royal College will recognize live events accredited for European CME credits (ECMECs) by the UEMS-EACCME as MOC Section 1 – Accredited Group Learning credit.

“Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognised by the UEMS-EACCME® for ECMEC®s are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.”

  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada: UEMS/EACCME CME Credit Recognition. LINK

CCFCPS accreditation

The symposium has been granted with 1.7 credits by the Consell Català de Formació Continuada de les Professions Sanitàries - Comisión de Formación Continuada del Sistema Nacional de Salud, with number 09/028431-MD.

CCFCPS    CFC del SNS