CME activities with Joint Providers: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD).The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the (ACCME®) to provide medical education for physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.75AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This activity provides 20.4 contact hours.
CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 2 CEU’s for this program.
CECH: Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES®) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES®) to receive up to 22.5 total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 0. CDC provider number 98614.
For Certified Public Health Professionals (CPH)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a pre-approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) recertification credits and is authorized to offer 27 CPH recertification credits for this program.
DISCLOSURE: In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use.
CDC, our planners, our presenters, and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters with the exception of Dr. Rietmeijer and he wishes to disclose that in the past 12 months he was a consultant with the following agencies/companies: Denver Public Health Department, University of Washington, National Coalition of STD Directors, Sentient Research, and Gilead Sciences; and with the exception of Mr. Wohlfeiler and he wishes to disclose that 10% of salary comes from NCSD funding w/ grants made by Gilead Sciences, Inc. and partial funding for this project comes from NCSD funding and grants made by Gilead Sciences, Inc..
Planning committee discussed conflict of interest with Mr. Wohlfeiler to ensure there is no bias. Planning committee reviewed content provided by Dr. Rietmeijer to ensure there is no bias.
Content will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD) are jointly providing the CNE for this activity.
CDC did not accept commercial support for this continuing education activity.
With questions about CEs at STD Engage 2018, contact Tiffany Haskell, Senior Administrative Assistant.