Accreditation Statement and Credit Designation
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – Section 1
This program 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 and approved by the Canadian Neurological Sciences Federation. This Program was co-developed by the World Stroke Organization and Kenes Education and was planned to achieve scientific integrity, objectivity, and balance.
The maximum number of credits you may claim is 18.
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 (EUMS) ECMEC
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®.
Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
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 WSC 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.
As a result of this educational activity, delegates will be able to:
• Understanding the latest experimental and translational research in stroke.
• Enhancing knowledge about the role of genetics in stroke.
• Gaining a comprehensive understanding of the epidemiology of stroke.
• Keeping up-to-date with recent advances in stroke prevention.
• Familiarizing oneself with novel antithrombotic therapies and ongoing clinical trials.
• Staying informed about recent advances in stroke imaging.
• Improving knowledge about subarachnoid hemorrhage, intracerebral hemorrhage, and vascular malformations.
• Developing an understanding of vascular cognitive impairment.
• Enhancing knowledge about stroke diagnosis, management, rehabilitation, outcomes, and quality of care.
• Meeting individual needs by aligning with Continuous Professional Development (CPD) plans.
The World Stroke Congress is the global meeting place for experts, clinicians, researchers, and policymakers in the field of stroke and its sub-specialties such as neurology, neurosciences, internal medicine, neuroimaging, neurosurgery, and geriatrics. Because of the diverse, clinically focused educational offering, participants are able to tailor the curriculum to meet the needs of international clinicians of all levels of experience.
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
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.