CME/MOC and Disclosures

 ACR Convergence 2020 – All-Virtual Annual Meeting

ACR Convergence 2020, the world’s premier virtual rheumatology experience, is happening online, November 5-9.

Now, more than ever, the rheumatology community needs to maintain connection. ACR Convergence 2020 provides an opportunity to do just that. This fully virtual meeting is where rheumatology can collaborate, celebrate, ideate, and learn!

Get ready for an all-encompassing, all-virtual experience designed for the global rheumatology community. Get ready for ACR Convergence 2020.

We’ve given the ACR’s annual meeting a new name and a fresh look, and reimagined #ACR20 without losing the elements you care about most: stellar rheumatology education and outstanding networking opportunities.

We will be sharing CME and disclosures details in the coming weeks and months, and we promise to keep you fully informed.

How to Claim CME/MOC Credit for the 2019 ACR/ARP Annual Meeting

Claim CME

  • Login to your My Educational Activities page.
  • In the Active section, locate 2019 ACR/ARP Annual Meeting and click Claim Credit.
  • Enter the amount of credit you wish to claim commensurate with your participation (maximum including premeeting = 53.25).

Claim MOC

  • The deadline to claim MOC credit for the 2019 meeting was December 31, 2019. CME credit can be claimed within one year of meeting attendance.

Scientific Sessions
The AMA requires you claim credit only for time spent actively participating in educational sessions. Credit must be claimed in increments of 0.25, with the maximum of 53.25 credits for the entire meeting (includes premeeting courses).

If you attempt to claim credit that exceeds the maximum available AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, the system will default to the maximum credit(s) available for the entire meeting.

Poster Sessions
CME credit is available for attendees who viewed posters November 10 - 12 from 9:00 -11:00 AM when poster presenters were available to engage learners. You should claim credit commensurate with the extent of your participation in the poster sessions during this time slot, and that may be full or partial credit up to a maximum of 2.0 hours.

European Physicians
European Physicians who would like to receive European CME Credits (ECMECs) for the 2019 ACR/ARP Annual Meeting should login to your account to record and claim AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ earned at the meeting. After claiming credit, you can print an “International Certificate.” In accordance with the mutual recognition of credits between the American Medical Association and the UEMS-European Accreditation Council for CME, you must submit your certificate of completion to the UEMS/EACCME for conversion of credits.