CME-CPD Accreditation

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To Receive Your CME/CPD Certificate

The CME/CPD certificate will be available after completing the online evaluation and credit-claiming procedure. Kindly note that the ICS 2023 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.

Before 29 October 2023:

  • Visit the online CME/CPD system
    Please note: web browsers Mozilla Firefox 2.X or higher, or Google Chrome are recommended
  • Complete the anonymous online evaluation
  • Complete the credit claim form and submit
    The CME/CPD certificate will be available for download; and retained for your personal records.
    Kindly note that the ICS 2023 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.

Accreditation Statement and Credit Designation

This continuing professional development activity was held under the auspices of Continuing Professional Development, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, and The International Continence Society.

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – Section 1

This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, approved by Continuing Professional Development, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. You may claim a maximum of 23,5 hours (credits are automatically calculated).

The American Medical Association – AMA PRA Category 1

Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit can be found at: www.ama-assn.org

European Union for Medical Specialists (UEMS/EACCME)

Live educational activities, occurring in Canada, recognized by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada as Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) are deemed by the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS) eligible for ECMEC®.

Credit Breakdown

Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent participating in the educational programme.

Day Maximum Credits
27 September 2023 8.5
28 September 2023 8.5
29 September 2023 6.5
Total Credits: 23.5

Educational Objectives

As a result of this educational activity, delegates will be able to:

  • Describe common congenital genitourinary (GU) anomalies and their effects on women during different stages of life.
  • Discuss pregnancy-related musculoskeletal tissue changes and injuries with a focus on the pelvic floor muscle.
  • Demonstrate how to perform and interpret integrated total pelvic floor ultrasound.
  • Apply the latest data in the diagnosis and treatment of nocturia.
  • Describe research and exchange of knowledge about the clinical entity of sexual dysfunction.
  • Summarize the most up-to-date evidence regarding the incidence, pathophysiology, clinical diagnosis, anorectal investigations, short-term and long-term bowel dysfunction.
  • Address individual needs in compliance with their Continuous Professional Development (CPD) plan.

Target Audience

The 53rd meeting of the International Continence Society brings together healthcare professionals interested in treating incontinence patients from all over the world. This conference provides a platform for networking, research, and professional development. Leading experts present workshops and state-of-the-art sessions. It provides a platform to exchange ideas and share best practices.

There's no better opportunity for healthcare professionals to make a real difference in incontinence sufferers' lives than ICS 2023 Toronto.

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 are 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.

View disclosure information here

Commitment to the highest standards in CME/CPD

Kenes is committed to being a valuable and knowledgeable partner in the design and delivery of educationally strong, independent, transparent, and effective CME/CPD programs. Kenes is a proud member of the Good CME Practice Group (gCMEp), a member organization contributing to improving health outcomes by:

  • Championing best practices in CME/CPD
  • Maintaining and improving standards
  • Mentoring and educating
  • Working in collaboration with critical stakeholders

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Membership in the Good CME Practice Group illustrates Kenes commitment to high standards and knowledgeable partnership with its clients in the design and delivery of medical events.

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