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WOC2014 TOKYO in conjunction with 29th Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Congress/118th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Ophthalmological Society/Host:Japanese Ophthalmological Society/Co-Host:Asia-Pacific Academy of OphthalmologyWOC2014Tokyo

CME Credit

CME Accreditation

CME Certificates, which can be used as Certificates of Attendance, can be claimed by completing an online evaluation.

To claim your certificate:

  • Go to: http://woc2014.cme-cpd.org/
  • Enter your email address (the same one as you used to register for the congress) and insert your WOC2014 delegate number as your password.
  • Check your details on the screen, make any amendments or additions required and click on “register”.
  • You will then be able to access the online evaluation. Please complete all the questions which should take you no more than 5 minutes.
  • Once you have completed the online evaluation you will be able to download or print your CME certificate.

You will be able to claim your CME certificate between 6 April and 18 May 2014.

Help can be given onsite on 6 April 2014, the last day of the congress, at the CME desk in the registration area.

European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) Accreditation

The World Ophthalmology Congress 2014 is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) Event Code: 10164, and is designated for a maximum of 24 European CME credits (ECMECs). Each medical specialist should claim only those credits that he/she actually spent in the educational activity. The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS), www.uems.net.

Delegates from Europe

EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS) and operates by reciprocal agreement for recognising CME credits across Europe. More information can be found at www.uems.net.

Delegates from USA

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.

Delegates from Canada

Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognised by the 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.

Delegates from other countries

CME accreditation by EACCME and ECMECs are recognised internationally by many national authorities across the globe. Please check with your local authority to confirm its validity for your purposes.

The content for this congress has been developed under the control of the Course Director and Scientific Committee Chair, Professor Dr. Peter Wiedemann, University of Leipzig, Department of Ophthalmology. No sponsoring or supporting companies have had any influence over the presentation of any aspects of this meeting. CME compliance, accreditation and fulfilment has been facilitated by our CME partners European CME Forum, more information at www.europeanCMEforum.eu.