This educational activity is intended for healthcare professionals and researchers working in the fields of hand surgery, peripheral nerve and/or neural regeneration, and microneurovascular surgery and other complex reconstructions.
ABMS Core Competencies
This program will address the following ACGME/ABMS Competencies:
- Patient Care and Procedural Skills
- Medical Knowledge
- Systems-Based Practice
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Cine-Med and ASPN. Cine-Med 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 healthcare team.
ASPN Designation Statement
The 2021 ASPN Virtual Meeting Nerve Week is accredited for a total of 9.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The 2021 ASPN Virtual On-Demand Presentation Library is accredited for a total of 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
ALL Abstract Authors have indicated that they have No Relevant Financial Relationships to Disclose (see Abstract Session for full author titles).
Hardware / Software Requirements
An internet connection speed of at least 4Mbps and a modern browser
This activity is designed for surgeons and therapists who are involved in the specialty of peripheral nerve surgery.
At the conclusion of this activity the learner will be able to:
- Describe and discuss the revolutions in tissue animation.
- Analyze and discuss new ideas of bioengineering for the construction of improve artificial nerve conduits.
- Examine alternative options for restoring lost function in the upper or lower extremity with nerve transfers or tendon transfers.
- Explain and discuss new advances in nerve transplantation and repair.
- Describe and discuss ways to improve the ability to interface the motor and sensory systems.
Claiming Duplicate Credits
Participants should not claim credit for presentations or sessions viewed under an identical title and learning objectives delivered in a live setting (in-person or online). Credits claimed cannot exceed the maximum number of credits designated under the same activity title and learning objectives.
Does this meeting qualify for CEU?
No. However, non-physician attendees can claim proof of attendance by following the same steps listed above for claiming CME.