CME, CLE, and other continuing education credits will be available to conference participants.
Continuing Health Education
APHA is accredited by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc., to sponsor
continuing education for Certified Health Education Specialists. This program is a designated event
for up to 13.5 Category 1 CE contact hours (CECH). APHA will issue a certificate of attendance and
indication of the total CECH earned to those who attend and evaluate approved sessions.
Continuing Medical Education Units
The American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing
Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This activity has been planned and implemented
in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the ACCME.
designates this educational activity for a maximum of 16 hours in
category 1 credit toward the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those credits that he/she actually spent in the activity.
To ensure balance, independence, objectivity,
and scientific rigor in this educational program, all faculty
are required to disclose to the program audiences any association
or apparent conflict(s) of interest that might be related
to the content of their presentations.
Continuing Nursing Education
The Public Health Nursing Section of the American Public Health Association (APHA) is accredited as a
provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on
Accreditation. APHA will issue a certificate of attendance and indication of the total contact hours
earned to those who attend and evaluate approved sessions.
Continuing Legal Education Units
an accredited sponsor of continuing legal education programs
according to the regulations of the states of AR, CA, GA, IN, IA,
MS, MO, NV, NM, NC, PA, RI, SC, VA, WA and WV. Under the NYS CLE
Board “approved jurisdiction procedures”, ASLME is permitted to
provide CLE credits in NY. ASLME routinely applies to various other
states. Attorneys desiring accreditation must notify ASLME upon
registering for the conference and must indicate for which state
they are seeking credit.
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-George Bernard Shaw