USF Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
USF Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from ACCME accredited providers. Physician Assistants who participate will receive a certificate of completion commensurate with the extent of their participation.
AANPCP accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from ACCME accredited providers. Nurse Practitioners who participate will receive a certificate of completion commensurate with the extent of their participation.
The course is intended for physicians who have backgrounds primarily in cardiology and oncology, as well as allied health providers interested in cardiovascular issues facing cancer patients. Targeted physician specialties are Internal Medicine (including IM Specialties). Targeted ABIM specialties are Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, Geriatric Medicine, Hematology, Hospice & Palliative Medicine, Interventional Cardiology, and Medical Oncology.
As a result of participating in this CME activity, learners should be able to:
- Identify the optimal cardiovascular disease screening methods before, during, and after cancer therapy.
- Describe therapeutic options for effective long term cardiovascular disease management in cancer patients and survivors.
- Examine how to develop consensus on best practices for cardiovascular care delivery in cancer patients.
- Discuss recommendations for enhancement of cardio-oncology curricula and continuing education.
- Identify strategies to improve collaboration between oncology and cardiology.
USF Health adheres to ACCME Standards regarding commercial support of continuing medical education. It is the policy of USF Health that the faculty and planning committee disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity, that relevant conflict(s) of interest are resolved, and also that speakers will disclose any unlabeled/unapproved use of drug(s) or device(s) during their presentation(s). Detailed disclosure will be made in the course syllabus.
If you have any questions related to the credit claiming requirements or accreditation process, please contact Kirsten Miller, USF Health CPD Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.