Accreditation

Intended Learners

This conference is designed for primary care physicians, family medicine specialists, internists, pediatricians, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists, registered dietitians, certified diabetes educators, and other related healthcare professionals involved in the treatment of patients at risk for cardiometabolic syndrome.

Learning Objectives

After participating in the Cardiometabolic Risk Summit, participants should be able to:

Examine the role of primary care in identifying and managing cardiometabolic risk factors, including diabetes, dyslipidemia, obesity, and hypertension

Incorporate evidence-based strategies in clinical practice to assist in counseling patients on optimal nutrition for cardiometabolic health

Analyze optimal diagnostic and treatment strategies to decrease cardiometabolic risk factors, delay progression of existing disease, and effectively manage clinically challenging cases

Implement recent guidelines for managing diabetes, dyslipidemia, obesity, and hypertension in clinical practice

Activity Overview

The interactive educational conference will occur from October 24–26, 2019 at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort in Orlando, Florida. A question-and-answer session with the faculty will follow the presentations.

To be eligible for documentation of credit, participants must attend the full activity and submit a completed evaluation form. Participants who complete the evaluation online within 4 weeks of the live meeting will immediately receive documentation of credit.

For questions regarding this educational activity, please call 609.371.1137.

Accreditation Information

Jointly Accredited ProviderIn support of improving patient care, North American Center for Continuing Medical Education (NACCME) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physicians

NACCME designates this live activity for a maximum of 19.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Physician Assistants

NACCME has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with the AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 19 AAPA Category 1 credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

Nursing

This continuing nursing education activity awards 19.0 contact hours.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13255 for 19.0 contact hours.

Nurse practitioners may participate in this educational activity and earn a certificate of completion, as AANP accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ through its reciprocity agreements.

Pharmacology credits to be determined.

Pharmacy

This activity is approved for 19.0 contact hours (0.19 CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education: JA0006201-0000-19-008-L01-P.

This educational activity is a knowledge-based activity.

CPE for Dietitians

North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME) is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). CDR Credentialed Practitioners will receive 19 Continuing Professional Education Units (CPEUs) for completion of this activity/material. Provider Number: HM001, Level 3

AAFP for Family Practitioners

An application will be submitted for AAFP approval.

Hardware/Software Requirements

The evaluation is accessible after the activity via a PC (Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7) or Mac (Mac OS 10.x or later) computer with current versions of the following browsers: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, or Safari. A PDF reader is required for print publications. Please direct technical questions to webmaster@naccme.com.

ADA Statement

North American Center for Continuing Medical Education complies with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the rules and regulations thereof. If any participant in this educational activity is in need of accommodations, please call 609.371.1137.

Non-Accredited Innovation Theaters

These are promotional programs and no CE credits are offered. All attendees, please be advised that information—eg, your name and the value of any meal you receive during these promotional programs—may be publicly disclosed pursuant to applicable federal and/or state laws. If you are licensed in a state, or are an employee of an organization that limits or prohibits meals from pharmaceutical companies, please identify yourself so that everyone is able to comply with such requirements.

Cancellation Policy

Please note that the cut-off date for cancellation is September 9, 2019. All cancellations must be received in writing and postmarked by that date. Full registration (less a $100 processing fee or full registration amount, whichever is less) will be refunded only to cancellations received in writing by that date. No refunds will be issued after September 9, 2019; no exceptions. Registrations are transferrable at any time.

Educational Grant Support

NACCME would like to thank the following companies who have supported the Cardiometabolic Risk Summit through educational grants:  Astellas, Novo Nordisk, and Relypsa, Inc.

CME/CE Provider

Privacy Policy

NACCME protects the privacy of personal and other information regarding participants, educational partners, and joint sponsors. NACCME and our joint sponsors will not release personally identifiable information to a third party without the individual’s consent, except such information as is required for reporting purposes to the appropriate accrediting agency.

NACCME maintains physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to guard your non-public personal information.

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Please note that credit amounts are subject to change. 

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