The 49th Annual Meeting of the International Continence Society is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) to provide the following CME activity for medical specialists. The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS).
The 49th Annual Meeting of the International Continence Society is designated for a maximum of, or up to, 26 European external CME credits. Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
American Medical Association (AMA)
Through an agreement between the European Union of Medical Specialists and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert EACCME credit to AMA credit can be found here.
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognised by the UEMS-EACCME for ECMEC credits are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. For more information click here.
After attending this event, participants should be able to:
- Share the latest research findings in the field and use these to enhance learning, techniques and scientific aptitude.
- Understand how to approach certain surgical and treatment problems from new and innovative perspectives.
- Access to a wider network of international expertise and can bring this into use in their home countries thus spreading the wealth of global medical knowledge and ensuring best practice.
This activity is intended for urologists, gynaecologists, neurologists, nurses, physical therapists, basic scientists and physiologists delivering primary care to adults.
Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
Total Credits: 26
To Receive your CME/CPD Certificate
The CME/CPD certificate will be available after completing the online evaluation and credit claiming procedure. The process takes about 5 minutes. We thank you for your feedback as it is an important part of CME/CPD accreditation and helps improve future educational offerings. Kindly note that the ICS 2019 online evaluation will be active on the last day of the meeting. You will then be able to access it and claim your CME/CPD certificate.
Disclosure and Resolution of Personal Conflicts of Interest
In accordance with CME/CPD accreditation criteria and standards for commercial support to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor, those in control of the educational content must disclose potential or actual conflicts of interest. Disclosure information is evaluated and conflicts of interest resolved. Disclosure is made to participants prior to the activity. Participants will be asked on the evaluation to assess the objectivity and independence of the event.
- All presentations at ICS 2019 will be preceded by the presenters disclosure slide.
- Disclosure information for ICS 2019 abstracts can be located at the end of each abstract - view the programme here.
- All speakers not in abstract sessions have loaded their disclosure on the ICS membership directory. To view a speaker's disclosure select the speakers name/picture - view the programme here.
Industry Support Disclosure
This event is supported, in part, by funding from industry. All support is managed in strict accordance with CME/CPD accreditation criteria and standards for commercial support. Appropriate acknowledgement of all supporting organisations is made in the programme guide, on the event website, and with signage during the event.
- View a list of all industry supporters here.
- View detailed programmes for all Industry Sessions here.