2020 TCT | Transplantation & Cellular Therapy Meetings of ASTCT and CIBMTR
 
Continuing Education Information

Continuing Medical Education (CME)

Continuing Medical and Professional Education

2020 TCT | Transplantation & Cellular Therapy Meetings of ASTCT and CIBMTR are sponsored by the Medical College of Wisconsin.

ACCME Accreditation Statement

The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education to physicians.

AMA Credit Designation
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 43.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
The Scientific Program, which offers a total of 43.25 credits, includes: Plenary & Concurrent Sessions, Oral Abstract Sessions, Meet-the-Professor Sessions, MMB & EDT Lectures, Symposia, CIBMTR Working Committee Meetings.
 
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Professionals 
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to the hours of participation listed below for continuing education for allied health professionals.
 

Parallel Meeting
Credit/Contact Hours
Continuing Medical
Education
Continuing Nursing
Education 
Continuing Pharmacy
Education
BMT CTN Coordinators  7.75    
BMT CTN Investigators  1.0    
CRP/DM Conference  14.5    
CRP/DM Onboarding   7.25    
Clinical Education Conference 11.75     
Administrative Directors Conference  7.0  7.0  
Quality, Value and Health Economics Conference  3.0 3.0  
Nursing Conference  15.25  18.25  
Pediatric BMT Program 6.5     
Pharmacists Conference  13.5    13.5
 

American Board of Internal Medicines (ABIM) and American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) Maintenance of Certification (MOC)

Continuing Medical and Professional Education
Successful completion of this CE activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) and American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CE credits claimed for the activity. It is the CE activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM and ABP MOC credit.

Participation shared with ABIM through PARS
Individual participants’ information will be shared with ABIM and ABP through the ACCME Program and Activity Reporting System (PARS).

Public Information About Activities Registered for ABIM and ABP MOC Recognition
ACCME publishes information about accredited CE activities that have been registered for ABIM and ABP MOC via its CE Finder. CE Finder is a publicly available, online search tool that provides a one-stop resource for physician learners seeking to earn MOC points by participating in accredited CE.

 

Nursing Continuing Professional Development (NCPD)
 
TCT Nursing Conference: Obtaining Nursing Continuing Professional Development Credit
Participants can earn as much as 19.25 Nursing Continuing Professional Development (NCPD) for the TCT Nursing Conference. Participants can earn up to 6 additional NCPD for viewing anytime posters on your own time. 1 NCPD for every 7 posters you view at a time other than the poster session.
 
The Oncology Nursing Society is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. ONS is approved as a provider of continuing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #2850. Accreditation as an ANCC provider refers only to ONS continuing education activities and does not imply the endorsement of any products.
 
Credits earned for the TCT Nursing Conference qualify for Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation Points Renewal Option (ONCC-PRO) needed for Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation certification renewal. Visit www.oncc.org for complete details on oncology nursing certification. Credit is awarded for attending educational sessions and evaluating those sessions by March 20, 2020. To complete your session evaluations, please visit the TCT Conference website and click on the evaluation link. NCPD credits will be earned through ONS. You will be prompted to log in to your ONS profile. You can create a profile on login screen if you don’t have one. You will have until March 20, 2020, at 11:59 pm (EST) to complete the evaluation.
 
Special Notes - RNs licensed in Florida must remember to enter the number of contact hours earned into the CNE broker system or submit a copy of their certificates upon licensure renewal. ONS is not a provider of NCPD in Florida and will not submit data into the broker system.

Administrative Directors Conference and Quality, Value & Health Economics Sessions: Obtaining Nursing Continuing Professional Development Credit
Participants can earn as much as 10.0 Nursing Continuing Professional Development (NCPD) for the Administrative Directors Conference and the Quality, Value & Health Economics Sessions.
 
The Oncology Nursing Society is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. ONS is approved as a provider of continuing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #2850. Accreditation as an ANCC provider refers only to ONS continuing education activities and does not imply the endorsement of any products.
 
Credits earned for the Administrative Directors Conference and the Quality, Value & Health Economics Sessions qualify for Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation Points Renewal Option (ONCC-PRO) needed for Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation certification renewal. Visit www.oncc.org for complete details on oncology nursing certification. Credit is awarded for attending educational sessions and evaluating those sessions by March 20, 2020. To complete your session evaluations, please visit the TCT Conference website and click on the evaluation link. NCPD credits will be earned through ONS. You will be prompted to log in to your ONS profile. You can create a profile on login screen if you don’t have one. You will have until March 20, 2020, at 11:59 pm (EST) to complete the evaluation.
 
Special Notes - RNs licensed in Florida must remember to enter the number of contact hours earned into the CNE broker system or submit a copy of their certificates upon licensure renewal. ONS is not a provider of NCPD in Florida and will not submit data into the broker system.

 

Accreditation Council Pharmacy Education (ACPE)
 
TCT Pharmacists Conference
CE Synergy, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. CE Synergy has assigned 13.5 contact hours (1.35 CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education credit for these knowledge- and application-based activities. This 2-day conference will incorporate 18 individual activity sessions that combined will fulfill the 13.5 hours of CE. The target audience for this accredited activity is pharmacists.
 
To receive continuing pharmacy education credit for the conference, participants must attend a session in its entirety and complete the associated program evaluation forms. Additionally, all US-based pharmacists must supply their National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) electronic Profile Identification (ePID) number and their birth month and day (MM/DD). No credit can or will be issued without this information. To acquire an NABP ePID, go to http://www.nabp.net and click on CPE Monitor.
 
The Evaluation Survey must be completed within 60 days from the date the live program is completed in order to receive continuing education credit. Your NABP ePID number and date of birth (mm/dd) must be correctly provided. If incorrect information is uploaded into CPE Monitor and not rectified within 60 days of the program, a $225 fee will be charged as mandated by the ACPE. Please make sure your NABP ePID and date of birth (mm/dd) are correctly provided at the time you submit your program evaluation.
 
How to Receive ACPE Credit: To access the post-course evaluations with detailed instructions for obtaining CE credit, CLICK HERE or use your mobile phone’s camera to scan the QRS code below. Once in the portal, please click on the REGISTER button to get into the session evaluations. The FLYER button provides the Activity Announcement with detailed information on the conference and instructions on how to obtain CE credit; scroll to Program Evaluation Forms. The MATERIALS button provides copies of the educational handouts for your convenience. These will be posted the week before the conference.
 
 
Access to the post-evaluations and instructions are also available on the ASTCT or CIBMTR website (Home Site) or the CE Synergy website (https://cesynergy.com/learners-ce-portal/). Follow the same instructions as above.
 
For questions or issues related to continuing pharmacy education, please contact Julie Marino at CE Synergy: jmarino@cesynergy.com.
  
 
Evaluation Program

Evaluations are available online through the 2020 TCT Meetings online agenda and mobile app and they will close 30 days post-meetings. You will need to be logged into the online agenda or mobile app before being able to complete the evaluations for sessions attended. Once evaluations are complete, you will be able to obtain a copy of your credit transcript. Full details regarding evaluations, credit transcripts, etc. can be found here.
 
The deadline to claim Continuing Education (CE) credit for sessions attended at the 2019 TCT Meetings was March 26, 2019. Requests for certificates will incur a $60 processing fee now that the evaluation deadline has passed.
 
Questions may be sent to the Conference Office at TCTMeetings@mcw.edu.