Accreditation

Need to claim credits from 2020 or other past years?
Email education@asts.org

ATC provides a variety of educational credit offerings. 

Yearlong access allows you to take advantage of over 200 credits/contact hours available. This is the most credits/contact hours ATC has ever been able to provide!

Continue to check this page for final credit/contact hour details. 


Overview


The ATC is the joint meeting of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) and the American Society of Transplantation (AST).  ATC provides a forum for exchange of new scientific and clinical information relevant to solid organ and tissue transplantation and brings together transplant physicians, scientists, nurses, organ procurement personnel, pharmacists, allied health professionals and other transplant professionals. The educational offerings provide attendees the opportunity to learn cutting-edge advances in research and exchange of ideas and practice in the field of solid organ and tissue transplantation.


Disclosures


As the accredited provider for this activity, ASTS remains strongly committed to providing the best available evidence-based clinical information to participants of this educational activity and requires an open disclosure of any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests that create a conflict of interest. It is not the intent of ASTS to disqualify anyone from participating in this educational activity, but to resolve any conflicts of interest that may arise from financial relationships with commercial interests. All conflicts of interest are reviewed by the ASTS CME Committee to ensure that such situations are properly evaluated and, if necessary, resolved. ASTS educational standards pertaining to conflict of interest are intended to maintain the professional autonomy of the clinical experts inherent in promoting a balanced presentation of science. Through our review process, all ASTS CME activities are ensured of independent, objective, scientifically balanced presentations of information. Disclosure of any relevant financial relationships will be made available prior to educational activities. Check back closer to the meeting to view a list of speaker disclosures.  


CME


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 provider ship of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) and the American Society of Transplantation (AST).  The American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Society of Transplant Surgeons designates this online activity for a maximum of 203.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Credit hours are subject to change. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


MOC


ATC will offer American Board of Surgery (ABS), American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) and American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) credits to learners again this year. Information on credit hours will be available in March 2021. 


Satisfactory Completion 


Learners must complete an evaluation form to receive a certificate of completion. Your chosen sessions must be attended in their entirety.  Partial credit of individual sessions is not available. If you are seeking continuing education credit for a specialty not listed below, it is your responsibility to contact your licensing/certification board to determine course eligibility for your licensing/certification requirement.  


Nurses & Pharmacists


Accreditation Statement: In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and the American Transplant Congress. Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Nurses (ANCC)

Credit Designation Statement – Amedco LLC designates this activity for a maximum of 206.75 ANCC contact hours.

Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians (ACPE)

Amedco LLC designates this activity for a maximum of 206.75 knowledge-based CPE contact hours.

NOTE to Pharmacists: The only official Statement of Credit is the one you pull from CPE Monitor. You must request your certificate within 30 days of your participation in the activity to meet the deadline for submission to CPE Monitor. 


Transplant Coordinators


Transplant Coordinators (CEPTC)

This activity has been submitted to the American Board for Transplant Certification (ABTC) for Category 1 Continuing Education Points for Transplant Coordinators (CEPTCs). Please check back for more information.