This meeting was granted 16 European CME credits (ECMEC)* by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME).

Additionally, the following CPD, CDE and CME Hong Kong continuing education points have been accredited already to the IOF Regionals 4th Asia-Pacific Osteoporosis Meeting:  

CME 13 Dec 14 Dec 15 Dec Maximum credits for the whole conference
Hong Kong College of Community Medicine 6 6 6 10
Hong Kong College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists \ \ \ 5 (Non-OG)
Hong Kong College of Orthopaedic Surgeons \ \ \ 8 (Category B)
Hong Kong College of Paediatricians 6 6 6 10 (Category E)
Hong Kong College of Physicians 4.5 5 3 \
Hong Kong College of Radiologists 7 7.5 5 Category B
MCHK CME (Hong Kong Council Association) 4 4 2 \

 

CDE 13 Dec 14 Dec 15 Dec Maximum credits for the whole conference
Hong Kong Dietitian Association 5 non-core CDE points 5 non-core CDE points 5 non-core CDE points 10 non-core CDE points

 

CPD 13 Dec 14 Dec 15 Dec Maximum credits for the whole conference
Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association \ \ \ 14 (Main category: 1, CPD Sub-category: C)
Hong Kong Occupational Therapist 2.5 3 2 \
Hong Kong Radiographers Board 5 5 3.5 12

For the Hong Kong accreditation, please report your attendance at the service desk in the registration area. Organising Committee will not be held liable for unsuccessful claims of CPD, CDE and CME points due to incorrect or illegible names recorded on the attendance form.

Certificates of attendance can be collected from the Registration desk against filled Meeting Evaluation Forms from Saturday, December 14, 14:00 hrs onwards.

Conflict of Interest declaration

*"The 'International Osteoporosis Foundation' (or) 'IOF Regionals 4th Asia-Pacific Osteoporosis Meeting' is accredited by the European Accreditation
Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) to provide the following CME activity for medical specialists. The EACCME is an institution of
the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS), www.uems.net."

"The 'IOF Regionals 4th Asia-Pacific Osteoporosis Meeting' is designated for a maximum of (or 'for up to') 16 hours of European external CME
credits. Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity."

"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."

"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."