The DGPPN Congress and the Educational Programme are certified by the Berlin Medical Council with continuing medical education points (CME-credits). Additionally the Scientific Programme has an UEMS-EACCME-accreditation.
Accreditation by the EACCME
The DGPPN Congress 2018 | Psychiatry and psychotherapy of the future, Berlin, Germany, 28 November –1 December 2018 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 32 European CME-credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
Through an agreement between the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of 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
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.
Each participant can only receive the number of credits he/she is entitled to according to his/her actual participation at the event once he/she has completed the feedback form.
A certificate of attendance along with ECMECs can be requested comfortably online after the congress and 31 December 2018. Please note, that attendance and full payment will be audited and an evaluation of the congress will be required in order to receive ECMECs.
The Berlin Medical Council has certified the Scientific and the Educational Programme of the Congress with continuing medical education points (CME-credits).
A certificate of attendance along with CME-credits can be requested either at special terminals located in the entrance foyer or comfortably online after the congress and until 31 March 2019. Please note, that attendance and full payment will be audited and an evaluation of the congress will be required in order to receive CME-credits.
The following CME-credits will be provided: