Accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine. The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Physicians: The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates these enduring activities for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Registered Dietitians and Registered Dietitian Technicians: All prerecorded live events are approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) for Continuing Professional Education Units (CPEUs). Other self-study modules may be submitted for credit as they apply to your Learning Plan in MyCDR.

Nurses: These continuing education activities are approved by the Virginia Nurses Association, an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Registered nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialists (CDCES)Courses listed on our DiabetesCardiovascular Disease, and Obesity topic pages are eligible continuing education activities for CDEs as described in the National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE) Renewal by Continuing Education Update for CDEs Renewing in 2017 or Later. These courses are designated as AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) by the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Science and are also approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). Please note that CMEs not applicable to diabetes are not acceptable continuing education activities for CDEs. Additional information may be found at www.NCDBE.org.

Other Health Care Providers: These courses are approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Check to see if this type of credit is accepted by your credentialing organization. Please enter “other” in the profession field when you register for NutritionCME.