The Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the health care team. SGO does not develop content for nor offer Continuing Medical Education (CME) for any of the Industry Supported Symposia (ISS). Presentation of the ISS does not constitute endorsement by Society of Gynecologic Oncology of the information, products or services contained therein.
In support of improving patient care, the Society of Gynecologic Oncology is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the health care team.
AMA Credit Designation Statement – Physicians
This activity is approved for 30.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
ANCC Credit Designation Statement – Nurses
This CE activity is approved for 29.0 ANCC Contact Hours
ACPE Credit Designation Statement-Physician
This activity has been approved for 30.0 ACPE contact hours (CEUs)
UAN Number# JA0007238-0000-001-L01-P
American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 30.0 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.
SGO has earned full accreditation from the Joint Accreditation Council, which includes the ACCME, ACPE, and ANCC. Acquiring this status ensures that SGO’s educational activities and products are free from commercial bias and based on valid content by the healthcare team for the healthcare team. Activities that are designated with CE credit ensures the multidisciplinary health care community and the public that such activities provide the healthcare oncology team with information that can assist them in maintaining or improving their practice of medicine. An important element of Joint Accreditation compliance is disclosing and resolving any potential conflicts of interest between a presenter and a corporate entity. Policies approved by the SGO Board of Directors state that all individuals participating in an accredited continuing education activity must disclose any financial relationships. All conflicts will be resolved through a mechanism included in SGO’s Conflict of Interest Resolution Policy. Protecting and maintaining SGO’s accreditation status is vital for the continued success of SGO’s educational offerings. Activities and products with accreditation attached equate to a fair and balanced educational experience.
Claiming Continuing Education
To claim your Certificate for participation for CE in the 2018 Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer, an electronic evaluation must be completed.