This one-day virtual learning event on limb preservation is a joint venture between Wounds Canada and the Canadian Podiatric Medical Association. The program, chaired by Dr. Ahmed Kayssi, will provide national and international perspectives on the advances in managing diabetic foot-related complications.
This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. This activity has been approved by the Canadian Society for Vascular Surgery. You may claim a maximum of 5.5 hours (credits are automatically calculated).
Claiming your credits: Visit MAINPORT https://mainport.royalcollege.ca to record your learning and outcomes.
Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit can be found at www.ama-assn.org/go/internationalcme.
This program was co-developed by the Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto; and Wounds Canada, and was planned to achieve scientific integrity, objectivity and balance.
Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent participating in the educational program.
Please note that only the synchronous “live” event is counted towards the MOC Section 1 credit hours. Viewing of recording sessions post-event can be claimed under MOC Section 2 Self-Learning:
- Podcasts, audio, video – 0.5 credits per activity
- Personal learning projects – 2.0 credits per hour
College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) members may claim certified credits through the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (Royal College) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Accredited Section 1 credits are eligible for certified credits, up to a maximum of 50 credits per five-year cycle. Any additional credits are eligible as non-certified credits. See https://www.cfpc.ca/en/education-professional-development/mainpro/claiming-credits-from-national-and-international-o for additional information. In addition, this program offers continuing education hours/professional development opportunities for nurses, chiropodists/podiatrists and allied health-care professionals. Check with your governing body for details on how to claim/record these hours.