2021 TOS Annual Meeting at ObesityWeek®
The Obesity Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Obesity Society designates this blended learning format activity for a maximum of 95.5 (estimate as of August 2021) AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This activity combines a live webinar format with optional add-on pre-recorded modules.
RDs Can Use CME Credits
If the activity is a live lecture, seminar (170) or webinar or teleseminar (171): You may claim credit for presentations given under CPE Activity Type 170 –Lectures/Seminars or CPE Activity Type 171 – Webinar or Teleseminar, provided that these activities were presented live. See for more information.
For any activity which meets the criteria above, an RD/DTR can earn CPE credit for that program, even if that program does not have prior-approval from CDR, Simply log the program in your Activity Log under Activity Type 170 – Lecture/Seminar or Activity Type 171 – Webinar/ Teleseminar, and claim 1 CPEU for every 1 contact hour spent during the activity. Please also retain for your documentation either a certificate of completion or an agenda/timing outline which accurately reflects the number of contact hours spent completing this activity.
When counting contact hours, please be certain not to include time taken for breaks, meals, or exams. Only time spent in lecture/workshop may be counted.