commercial support

Published on:
Monday, July 20, 2015

The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) is pleased...

Last Revised:
November 4, 2014
Published on:
Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Ronald M. Cervero, PhD, Professor and Associate Vice President for Instruction at the University of Georgia discusses the 2014 report “Is There a Relationship Between Commercial Support and Bias in CME Activities? An Updated...

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>>KOPELOW: I'm Murray Kopelow, the President and CEO of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.

>>CERVERO: Hello, I'm Ron Cervero, I'm a Professor of Adult Education and...

Published on:
Tuesday, November 4, 2014

This report was commissioned and funded by the ACCME. It is co-authored by Ronald M Cervero, PhD, Professor and Associate Vice President for Instruction, The University of Georgia; and Julie K. Gaines, MLIS, Head, Medical...

Published on:
Tuesday, November 4, 2014

The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) is pleased to announce the publication of two reports addressing important issues in CME.

The first report reviews the literature about the...

Last Revised:
April 23, 2014
Published on:
Wednesday, April 23, 2014

The ACCME made these modifications in March 2014 because it determined that the logos of...

Published on:
Thursday, February 14, 2013

The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) and the accredited and certified continuing education systems have received important validation from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (...

Last Revised:
November 3, 2016
Published on:
Monday, January 30, 2012

You are required to complete the following fields regarding commercial support at the individual activity level.

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Published on:
Friday, September 16, 2011

The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) has released an addendum to the 2010 Annual Report Data, "Analysis of Commercial Support Distribution and Long-Term CME Trends."

The addendum builds on the...

Published on:
Thursday, August 11, 2011

Analysis of the Call for Comment Regarding Disclosure of Commercial Support 603_20110811

 

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Wednesday, April 1, 2009

Call for Comment Responses Regarding Independent CME Funding Entity April 2009
 

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Wednesday, April 1, 2009

Call for Comment Responses Regarding Commercial Support-FreeTM Accredited Continuing Medical Education April 2009
 

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Monday, June 2, 2008

Call for Comment Responses Regarding Process to Obtain Commercial Support June 2008
 

Published on:
Monday, June 2, 2008

Call for Comment Responses Regarding Elimination of Commercial Support in CME June 2008
 

Last Revised:
February 12, 2014

The ACCME expects that written agreements for commercial support will:

  • be between the accredited provider and commercial supporter. (This means that the accredited...

The ACCME sought comment on a proposal that would prohibit the use of corporate logos and the mention of corporate divisions in disclosures of commercial support. This Call for Comment opened on April 21, 2011 and closed on June 6...

The ACCME proposed ways to ensure that processes to obtain commercial support would not undermine the independence of accredited continuing medical education. This Call for Comment was open from August to September 12, 2008.

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Managing and Reporting Funds From Commercial Interests for Satellite CME Activities

In response to questions and input from accredited providers, the ACCME has issued a clarification concerning...

The ACCME proposed developing a designation of Commerical Support-Free (TM) Accredited Continuing Medical Education. This Call for Comment opened on April 22, 2009 and closed on May 21, 2009.

A report including the responses...

Last Revised:
November 11, 2011

Commercial Support for an activity is financial, or in-kind, contributions given by a commercial interest, which is used to pay all or part of the costs of an activity. The definition of...

Last Revised:
June 25, 2014

All funds that originate from ACCME-defined commercial interests and are paid to reserve space to hold accredited CME activities (sometimes called satellite symposia) in conjunction with other organizations...

The ACCME proposed the development of an Independent CME Funding Entity. This Call for Comment opened on April 22, 2009 and closed on May 21, 2009.

A report including the responses as well as the ACCME's analysis of the...

Commercial Support is financial, or in-kind, contributions given by a commercial interest which is used to pay all or part of the costs of a CME activity.

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Last Revised:
November 11, 2011

Commercial support is financial, or in-kind, contributions given by a commercial interest, which is used to pay all or part of the costs of a CME activity.

Q&A about Modifications to Standards for Commercial Support

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