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Salmonella in the Caribbean

Continuing Education Credit Approved for Salmonella in the Caribbean (CB1167)

This computer-based case study has been approved for the following continuing education credits:

Continuing Medical Education Credits (CME)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide CME for physicians. CDC designates this educational activity for a maximum of 3.0 hours in category 1 credit toward the American Medical Association Physician’s Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that he or she actually spent in the educational activity.

Continuing Nursing Education Credits (CNE)
This activity for 3.0 contact hours is provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), which is accredited as a provider of continuing education in nursing by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditations.

Continuing Education Units (CEU)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has been reviewed and approved as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 8405 Greensboro Drive, Suite 800, McLean, VA 22102. CDC awards 0.3 CEUs to participants who successfully complete this program.

Continuing Education Contact Hours for CHES (CECH)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is a designated provider of CECH in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is a designated event for the Certified Health Education Specialist to receive 3.0 Category I contact hours in health education, CDC provider number GA0082.

Continuing Veterinary Education Credits (RACE)
TAmerican Association of Veterinary State Boards Registry of Approved Continuing Education (AAVSB RACE). This program was reviewed and approved by the AAVSB RACE program for continuing education. Please contact the AAVSB RACE program at if you have any comments or concerns regarding this program's validity or relevancy to the veterinary profession.


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