Continuing Education

The continuing education information below regards the 2014 Symposium. Information on the 2015 Symposium will be posted when it becomes available.

DENTISTS:  

The Indian Health Service (IHS) Division of Oral Health is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. The IHS Division of Oral Health designates this continuing dental education course up to 14.5 hours. Each attendee should claim only those hours of credit actually spent in the educational activity.

Dental/Hygienist CE Form

DIETITIANS:
The Indian Health Service (IHS) Nutrition and Dietetics Training Program (NDTP) is accredited by the Commission on Dietetic Registration to sponsor continuing professional education for Registered Dietitians. Each attendee should only count the number of hours for each activity attended.
 

ENGINEERS/ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH OFFICERS:  
Professional Development Hours were approved for Symposium sessions.
 

HEALTH SERVICES OFFICERS:
For social workers and CHES, see separate entries. Others may apply for general credit.

Health Services Officers CE Form

NURSES
CNE:
 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.  This activity provides 19.1 contact hours.

Please see instructions below. CE claim must be made by July 14, 2014.

CDC Continuing Education Information

CDC Online CE Claim Instructions

PHARMACISTS

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This program is a designated event for pharmacists to receive 20.5 Contact Hours in pharmacy education  The Universal Activity Number is 0387-9999-14-105-L04-P.  Course Category: This activity has been designated as Knowledge-Based.

Please see instructions below. CE claim must be made by July 14, 2014.

CDC Continuing Education Information

CDC Online CE Claim Instructions

PHYSICIANS: 
CME:  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention and Commissioned Officers Foundation. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Please see instructions below. CE claim must be made by July 14, 2014.

CDC Continuing Education Information

CDC Online CE Claim Instructions

PSYCHOLOGISTS:
May Apply For General Credits (See Below).

SCIENTISTS:
For social workers see separate entry. Others may apply for general credit (See Below).

Scientists CE Form

SOCIAL WORKERS: 
This program was approved by the National Association of Social Workers.

Social Workers CE Form

THERAPISTS:
May Apply For General Credits (See Below).

Therapists CE Form

VETERINARIANS:
AAVSB/RACE:  This program has been submitted (but not yet approved) for 18.5 hours of continuing education credit in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE approval; however participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and/or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education.

Please see instructions below. CE claim must be made by July 14, 2014.

CDC Continuing Education Information

CDC Online CE Claim Instructions

Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES):
CECH:  Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designed for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 20 total Category I continuing education contact hours.

Please see instructions below. CE claim must be made by July 14, 2014.

CDC Continuing Education Information

CDC Online CE Claim Instructions

Certified in Public Health (CPH):
CPH recertification credits are available for this program.  For more information about the Certified in Public Health (CPH) credential, see www.nbphe.org

GENERAL CEs:
In addition to the above-listed continuing education, which will be issued by the specified organizations, any Symposium attendee can apply for general education credits for sessions and hours attended, which can be submitted to the appropriate body (e.g. licensing or certification agency) for a discipline not covered by the above-listed organizations. This general education certificate will be issued by the PHS Commissioned Officers Foundation. Please use the form provided under each category. Fill out two copies of the CE form and one copy of the evaluation form. Keep one CE form as your certificate and return the other with the evaluation form as specified on the CE form.

CE QUICK LINKS

CDC Continuing Education Information

CDC Online CE Claim Instructions

CHES

CPH

Dentists

Dietitians

Engineers

Environmental Health Officers

Health Services Officers

Nurses

Pharmacists

Physicians

Psychologists

Scientists

Social Workers

Therapists

Veterinarians

General CE

Questions?

Check out our Frequently Asked Questions or contact the event planners at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or 410-544-6710.

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