Educational Credit Information

ARRS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education activities for physicians.

Live Sessions and Courses: ARRS designates this live educational activity for a maximum 48.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

On-Demand Electronic Exhibits: The ARRS designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 55.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

On-Demand Sessions Credit: The ARRS designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 93.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Board of Radiology

ARRS has “Deemed Status” with the American Board of Radiology (ABR) Maintenance of Certification Program. Certain activities in this meeting are also qualified by the American Board of Radiology in meeting the criteria for self-assessment toward the purpose of fulfilling requirements in the ABR Maintenance of Certification Program.

SAM Credits

SAM credits and SA-CME credits both fulfill MOC Part II requirements for the ABR. The 2018 Annual Meeting offers both SAM and SA-CME credits to give attendees the maximum possible credits for Part II requirements. Our live courses that offer Part II credit are marked in the schedule as SAMs. This meeting offers 45.00 hours of SAM credit through courses, and select Electronic Exhibits offer SA-CME credit.
 

International Continuing Education Credits

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ earned at the ARRS Annual Meeting can be transferred internationally via agreements with:

  • European Union and European Union of Medical Specialists
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR)
  • Mexico

Annual and Virtual Meeting Categorical Course

The ARRS Categorical Course (Live Event) is an Accredited Self- Assessment Program (Section 3) as defined by the NEW Maintenance of Certification program (MOC) of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC), and has been approved by the Canadian Association of Radiologists (CAR) for a maximum of 0.5 credit hours for each presentation.

The RCPSC recording system (MAINPORT) will automatically convert the credit hours for this program to three credits per claimed hour (0.5 hours x 3 = 1.50 credit hours). Physicians should only claim credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation services do not imply endorsement of opinions presented during this activity.