Continuing Education

Activity Title: 12th Academic & Health Policy Conference on Correctional Health

Activity Date: March 21- 22, 2019

Program Location: Luxor Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, NV

Sponsoring Organizations: UMass Medical School 

Accreditation Statement

The University of Massachusetts Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CME Credit Designation Statement

The University of Massachusetts Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Conference Evaluation

In order to receive continuing education credits from the 12th Academic Health & Policy Conference on Correctional Health, attendees must fill out this conference evaluation by April 15, 2019

Nursing

This offering meets the requirements for 14.4 contact hours for nurses as specified by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing (244-CMR 5.04).  Each nurse should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

Certification

All those who sign in on each day attended and complete a course evaluation will receive a certificate of credit. Each person should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

CME Inquiries

For all CME certificate inquiries, please contact the UMMS-OCME registrar at (508) 856-1671 or (877) 234-1673.

Intended Audience

Researchers, clinicians, administrators, policy makers, and grant funding leaders

Policy on Faculty and Provider Disclosure

It is the policy of the University of Massachusetts Medical School to ensure fair balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all activities. Faculty participating in CME activities sponsored by the University of Massachusetts Medical School are required to present evidence-based data, identify and reference off-label product use and disclose all relevant financial relationships with those supporting the activity or others whose products or services are discussed. Faculty disclosure will be provided in the activity materials.

Psychology CE

The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Massachusetts Medical School is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  The University of Massachusetts Medical School maintains responsibility for the program and its content.  The program is being offered for 9 continuing education credits (CE) for psychologists. 

NASW CE

This program is Approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval # 886380809- 7133) for 11.5 continuing education contact hours.

 

Important

If you are applying for educational credits, completion of the online conference evaluation is mandatory and must be submitted no later than April 15. Failure to submit the evaluation by April 15 will result in forfeiture of educational credits.

The conference evaluation will be available online here at www.correctionalhealthconference.com. It will also be emailed to all attendees after the conference.

If you have any questions about the online evaluation, please feel to contact us at info@correctionalhealthconference.com.