Physicians: Imedex®, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Imedex®, LLC designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 19.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses: An application will be submitted to the Georgia Nurses Association for approval to award nursing contact hours. The Georgia Nurses Association is an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Center on Accreditation.
Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for Category 1 credit from AOACCME, Prescribed credit from AAFP, and AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 18 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.
It is the policy of Imedex®, LLC to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all certified educational activities. All individuals who are in a position to control the content of the educational activity (course/activity directors, planning committee members, staff, teachers, or authors of CME) must disclose all relevant financial relationships they have with any commercial interest(s) as well as the nature of the relationship. Financial relationships of the individual’s spouse or partner must also be disclosed if the nature of the relationship could influence the objectivity of the individual in a position to control the content of the CME. The ACCME describes relevant financial relationships as financial relationships in any amount that create a conflict of interest and that occurred in the twelve-month period preceding the time that the individual was asked to assume a role controlling content of the CME activity. Individuals who refuse to disclose will be disqualified from participation in the development, management, presentation, or evaluation of the CME activity.
This activity is designed for gastroenterologists, hospitalists, internal medicine specialists, and other healthcare professionals (physicians-in-training, nurses, pharmacists, physicians' assistants, etc.) involved and/or interested in the therapeutic management of patients with IBD.
Upon successful completion of the clinical track, participants will be better able to:
Upon successful completion of the basic science track, participants will be better able to:
Upon successful completion of the pediatrics track, participants will be better able to:
Upon successful completion of the nursing track, participants will be better able to: