Continuing Medical Education at THT 2023
We are pleased to offer CME credit to on-site attendees.
In accordance with the accredited continuing education sponsored by Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF), all planners, teachers, and authors with control over activity content are required to disclose to the provider any relevant financial relationships (those held by the planner, currently or within the last 24 months) with ineligible companies. Accredited providers are required to provide this information to learners before the start of an activity.
Discussion of off-label product usage during live cases is made at the sole discretion of the faculty. Off-label product discussion and usage are not endorsed by the Cardiovascular Research Foundation or the conference directors of this activity.
CME/MOC Accreditation and Designation
The Cardiovascular Research Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (CME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Cardiovascular Research Foundation designates this live activity for a maximum of 19.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Documentation of awarded credit is provided for registered attendees in exchange for completed activity evaluations. CME, MOC, and Certificate of Attendance can be claimed through the CRF Events App or the CRF CME Portal.
American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC)
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to [MOC point amount] MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
CME Independent Review
As a CME provider accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), CRF is committed to ensuring a fair, balanced view of diagnostic and therapeutic options, and scientific rigor in all its sponsored programs. As such, CRF’s Planning Committee has selected CME associate course directors to provide oversight of the THT 2023 program development planning process to ensure fair, balanced, free of commercial bias, including documentation mitigation of any relevant financial relationships for of the conflicts of interest of the planners, faculty and others in control of educational content.
CRF identifies relevant financial relationships and mitigates them before the activity begins.
The CME associate course directors documented that all relevant financial relationships have been mitigated as of December 12, 2022.
CME Associate Program Directors
Donald Cutlip, MD - Nothing to Disclose
Grzegorz L. Kaluza, MD, PhD — Grant Support/Research Contract: Abbott Vascular, Abiomed, Medtronic, 4C Medical, Dura Biotech, InQB8, Ancora Heart, InnovHeart, Mitria, Thubrikar Aortic Valve, Terumo Medical Corporation, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Edwards Lifesciences, Alucent Biomedical, Advanced NanoTechnologies, Adriakaim; Thrombolex, Reflow Medical, Tenaya Therapeutics, Renovacor, Shape Memory Medical, Impulse Dynamics, Occlutech, Neochord, MicroInterventional Devices, Lungpace, Inozyme, HLT; Deinde Medical, Autonomix, Cardiac Implants, Cagent Medical, Intact Vascular, OncoSec, Soundbite Medical Solutions, VasoRx, LivaNova, Encore Medical, Recardia, Cook Medical, StrideBio, and Ethicon, a J&J Company.
Gary S. Mintz, MD — Consultant Fee/Honoraria/ Speaker’s Bureau- Boston Scientific Corporation, Volcano Corporation, Abiomed, Medtronic
The CME associate course directors will document that the material provided at THT 2023 is fair, balanced, and free of commercial bias prior to the event.
How to Claim Your Credit
- Please complete the daily THT session evaluations on the CRF Events App (available via the iPhone App Store or the Google Play Store) or at the CRF CME Portal.
- Claim credit commensurate with the extent of your participation in the activity.
- After you complete the evaluation summary, your Continuing Medical Education (CME), Maintenance of Certification (MOC), or Certificate of Attendance will be generated on the screen for you to save or print.
- Alternatively, by request, we can email your documentation. Please send your request to [email protected].
For any CME- or CE-related inquiries, or to claim credits for a previous conference, please contact us at [email protected].