ACCME Invited to Join World Federation of Medical Education Standards Revision Task Force

March 21, 2013
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Tamar Hosansky

ACCME to contribute to global medical education standards revision

The World Federation of Medical Education (WFME) has invited the ACCME to participate in the revision of its standards for postgraduate medical education and continuing professional development. Murray Kopelow, MD, ACCME President and CEO, will serve on an international task force to prepare the draft revision.

WFME’s mission is to strive for better health care for all people. Its primary objective is to enhance the quality of medical education worldwide, through the promotion of the highest scientific and ethical standards in medical education.

The ACCME is pleased to participate in the initiative as part of its commitment to supporting collaboration within the global CME community.