General information

Date

May 25-27, 2021

Venue

Digital

Expected participation

Approx. 1000 international physicians and nurses in the area of Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology

Accreditation statement and credit designation

European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (UEMS/EACCME)
An application is made to the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) f​or CME accreditation of this event. The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS): www.uems.net.
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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 at www.ama-assn.org/go/internationalcme​.

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognized 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, visit: www.royalcollege.ca​​.

Organisation

Association for European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology (AEPC) AEPC was founded in Lyon in 1963 (Association Européenne pour la Cardiologie Pédiatrique) and subsequently has created a network of specialists who are committed to the practice and advancement of Congenital Cardiology and closely related fields. The overall membership of the Association now stands at 1500 paediatric cardiologists and other specialists. The amount of members increases by 11% a year. AEPC and its Working Groups aim to enhance collaboration amongst members for scientific research and professional development and to maintain high standards of professional practice.

For further information, please, visit www.aepc.org