control of content

Published on:
Thursday, February 23, 2017

ACCME requirements are designed to ensure that accredited continuing medical education (CME) provides a safe place for learning—independent of...

Last Revised:
August 22, 2013
Published on:
Thursday, August 22, 2013

Disclosure is an expectation in Criterion 7 for both...

Last Revised:
August 22, 2013
Published on:
Thursday, August 22, 2013

SCS 2.1 requires that the accredited provider “must be able to show that everyone...

Last Revised:
August 22, 2013
Published on:
Thursday, August 22, 2013

No. The ACCME does not require that providers use a disclosure form to gather information about relevant financial relationships of all persons in control of the content of an educational activity.  A disclosure...

Last Revised:
August 22, 2013
Published on:
Thursday, August 22, 2013

No. ACCME considers relationships of the person involved in the CME activity to include financial relationships of a spouse or partner.  The ACCME expects that providers will communicate to everyone who is in a position to control...

A CME provider must ensure that the following decisions were made free of the control of a commercial interest. (See www.accme.org for a definition of a "commercial interest"...

The provider must be able to show that everyone who is in a position to control the content of an education activity has disclosed all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest to...

An individual who refuses to disclose relevant financial relationships will be disqualified from being a planning committee member, a teacher, or an author of CME, and cannot have control of, or...

Last Revised:
February 16, 2017

Financial relationships are those relationships in which the individual benefits by receiving a salary, royalty, intellectual property rights, consulting fee, honoraria for promotional speakers’ bureau, ownership interest (e.g.,...