|Continuing Education/Speaker Disclosure|
Continuing Education Credit Information
Continuing education credits have been approved for licensed psychologists. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. PIM maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Full attendance at the sessions and evaluation of each individual session attended is required to receive CE credit for psychologists. Partial credit will not be awarded. Late arrivals or early departures will preclude awarding of CE credits.
CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT FOR PHYSICIANS
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Penn State College of Medicine and the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco. Penn State College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
REQUIREMENTS TO RECEIVE CREDIT
Evaluation of the sessions is integral to the education process. To receive CE credit, participants are required to:
A. Complete the attendance form, indicating only those sessions attended in their entirety;
B. Complete the overall evaluation form and individual evaluations. Psychologists are required to sign-in and sign-out for all sessions attended and
C. Return the forms to the registration table to receive their Certificate of Attendance.
Disclosure Notification for Speakers:
The SRNT Annual Meeting has been approved for AMA credit for physicians through the joint sponsorship of SRNT and Penn State College of Medicine. As a component of granting this credit, all speakers and planning committee members must disclose all financial relationships with pharmaceutical companies, biomedical device manufacturers, and other healthcare-related for-profit entities so that we can resolve any potential conflict of interest.
1. Funding sources for presented work; list all.
2. Industry funding to the investigator in the last five years; list all (Pharma, Other, Corporate).
3. Off-label medication uses discussed.
All poster presenters are required to address potential conflicts of interest directly on their poster or in an accompanying handout at the meeting. If there is a potential conflict of interest that must be noted on the poster or if there is no conflict of interest that should be noted on the poster as well. Poster presenters are no longer required to submit a disclosure and bio-sketch in advance.