CME Accreditation

The ESCRS 2022 Virtual Winter Meeting has been granted 18 European CME credits (ECMEC®s) by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®)


The ESCRS 2022 Virtual Meeting, 18/02/2022-20/02/2022 has been accredited by the
European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 18 European CME
credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she
actually spent in the educational activity.

Through an agreement between the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes and the American
Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA
Category 1 CreditsTM. Information on the process to convert EACCME® credit to AMA credit can be
found at
“Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognised by the UEMS-EACCME® for
ECMEC®s are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the
Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.”

Breakdown of ECMEC®s per day:
18.02.2022 – 7.00
19.02.2022 – 8.00
20.02.2022 – 3.00
The EACCME® awards ECMEC®s on the basis of 1 ECMEC® for one hour of CME with a maximum of 8
ECMEC®s per day. Cf. Chapter X of UEMS 2016.20.

EACCME® credits
Each participant can only receive the number of credits he/she is entitled to according to his/her
actual participation at the event once he/she has completed the feedback form. Cf. criteria 9 and 23

Attendance Certificate and Post Congress Survey

Participants can download their CME certificate once they have completed the relevant survey in the
“My Congress” section on the virtual platform.
Accreditation is valid only for viewing during the “live” congress days from 18 – 20 February 2022.
Accreditation is not valid for on demand viewing.