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CME/CE Credit

Continuing Medical Education Credit Information


The American College of Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

The American College of Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 17 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Of the AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ listed above, a maximum of 17 hours meet the requirements for Trauma.*

*The content of this activity may meet certain mandates of regulatory bodies. Please note that ACS has not and does not verify the content for such mandates with any regulatory body. Individual physicians are responsible for verifying the content satisfies such requirements.

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CE Credit

The American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #CEP 16258 for 18.5 Contact Hours.

Claiming CME/CE Credit

Claim CME or CE Credits

The deadline to claim Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Continuing Education (CE) credit is December 18, 2019.

Download our detailed step-by-step guide on how to claim credit for this year’s meeting.

Please note: If you do not know your badge number, contact the ACS Convention and Meetings team at to obtain your registration ID number.