2017 CSS Conference
 

Program Accreditation: CME, CEC and CDE Information

CEC Credit Information for Technologists 

Continuing Education Credits (CEC) for Technologists for attendance at CSS conferences are recognized by the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT) for RPSGT and the American Board of Sleep Medicine (ABSM) for RST.  

Total number of CEC hours for attendance at the three day program is 20.0. Broken down by day: 
  • Friday - 7.0 
  • Saturday - 6.5 
  • Sunday - 6.5

CME Credit Information for Physicians

Primary Care Education Course  - College of Family Physicians of Canada

This program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Alberta office for up to 6.25 Group Learning credits.

Primary Care Education Course - Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – Section 1:

This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and accredited by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development. Participants can claim up to a maximum of 6.25 study credits.”

2017 Canadian Sleep Society Conference - Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – Section 1:

This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and accredited by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development. Participants can claim up to a maximum of 20.75 study credits.

  • Friday:  CSS-SRS New Frontiers Satellite Meeting - MOC Section 1 credit : 7:25 hours
  • Saturday: Scientific Program - MOC Section 1 credit : 7 hours
  • Sunday: Scientific Program - MOC Section 1 credit: 6.5 hours

CDE Credit Information for Dentists 

The 8th Conference of the Canadian Sleep Society, April 28 -30, 2017 in Calgary AB has been approved for continuing education credits by the by the Alberta Dental Association + College.
This activity will be eligible for a maximum 20.5 dental continuing educations credit. Proof of attendance to individual courses hours will be required. 

CEC Credit Information for Psychologists 

Some associations recognize credits for professional development. Psychologists are encouraged to add their attendance at accredited events to their personal Continuing Professional Development portfolios. 

CEU Credit Information for Pharmacists 

Attendees to the Pharmacy Education Course are encouraged to submit this non-accredited learning activity for CEU requirements with the Alberta College of Pharmacists.  The maximum CEU allowable is 6.0 hours.