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SLEEP 2018 Continuing Education Credit

To receive continuing education credit of any sort for SLEEP 2018, the appropriate credit type must be selected and paid for (if applicable) during the registration process. If you are already registered and forgot to select the addition of credits, please use to the “View My Online Confirmation” link (found in your registration confirmation email) to select Continuing Education Credit.

Physicians

Accreditation Statement
SLEEP 2018 meeting activities have been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) and the Associated Professional Sleep Societies, LLC (APSS). The American Academy of Sleep Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 38.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Credits Available
Credit is offered for bench to bedside sessions, brown bag reports, clinical workshops, discussion groups, invited lectures, keynote addresses, lunch debate sessions, meet the professor sessions, oral presentations, postgraduate courses and symposia/rapid-fire symposia. Credits are awarded for the time spent in each activity and are rounded to the nearest quarter hour. Only sessions listed are eligible for CME credit.

PLEASE NOTE: Poster presentation sessions and the late-breaking abstract session are not eligible for CME credit.

The following number of credits are available:

Saturday, June 2:           7.50
Sunday, June 3:              7.75
Monday, June 4:            7.00
Tuesday, June 5:            8.00
Wednesday, June 6:     8.00

CME may also be available by attending industry sponsored events. These credits are made available by the event organizer and are not processed by the AASM.

Technologists

Credits Available
AASM CEC is offered for sessions in the technologist track, bench to bedside sessions, brown bag reports, clinical workshops, discussion groups, invited lectures, keynote addresses, lunch debate sessions, meet the professor sessions, oral presentations, postgraduate courses and symposia/rapid-fire symposia. Credits are awarded for the time spent in each activity and are rounded to the nearest quarter hour. Only sessions listed are eligible for AASM CEC.

PLEASE NOTE: Poster presentation sessions and the late-breaking abstract session are not eligible for CME credit.

Saturday, June 2:           7.50
Sunday, June 3:              7.75
Monday, June 4:            7.00
Tuesday, June 5:            8.00
Wednesday, June 6:     8.00

Total Credits Available: 38.25 credits maximum

Psychologists

Satisfactory completion
Learners must complete an evaluation to receive a certificate of completion. Your chosen sessions must be attended in their entirety. Partial credit of individual sessions is not available. If you are seeking continuing education credit for a specialty not listed below, it is your responsibility to contact your licensing/certification board to determine course eligibility for your licensing/certification requirement.

Psychologists
This course is co-sponsored by Amedco and Associated Professional Sleep Societies (APSS). Amedco is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Amedco maintains responsibility for this program. Maximum of 36.75 hours.

Credits Available
CE credit is awarded for clinical workshops, discussion groups, invited lectures, keynote address, oral presentations, postgraduate courses, symposia and rapid-fire symposia. Sessions not listed on this form are NOT eligible for CE credit. NOTE: Poster viewing, late breaking abstracts, lunch debate sessions and meet the professor sessions are not eligible for CE credit. Sessions must be attended in their entirety for credit to be awarded. There is no partial credit available for partial attendance at a session. The following number of credits is available:

Saturday, June 2:           8.00
Sunday, June 3:              8.00
Monday, June 4:            6.75
Tuesday, June 5:            7.00
Wednesday, June 6:     7.00

Total Credits Available: 36.75 credits maximum

All Others (ex. NP, PA, APRN)

Accreditation Statement
SLEEP 2018 meeting activities have been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) and the Associated Professional Sleep Societies, LLC (APSS). The American Academy of Sleep Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 38.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. The AMA Council on Medical Education mandates that accredited providers only offer AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to physicians. The AASM will issue non-physicians a Letter of Attendance for activities designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Credits Available
AASM CEC is offered for sessions in the technologist track, bench to bedside sessions, brown bag reports, clinical workshops, discussion groups, invited lectures, keynote addresses, lunch debate sessions, meet the professor sessions, oral presentations, postgraduate courses and symposia/rapid-fire symposia. Credits are awarded for the time spent in each activity and are rounded to the nearest quarter hour. Only sessions listed are eligible for AASM CEC.

PLEASE NOTE: Poster presentation sessions and the late-breaking abstract session are not eligible for CME credit.

Saturday, June 2:           7.50
Sunday, June 3:              7.75
Monday, June 4:            7.00
Tuesday, June 5:            8.00
Wednesday, June 6:     8.00

Total Credits Available: 38.25 credits maximum