CME | Education Credits


PROGRAM ACCREDITATION:  CME, CEC AND CDE INFORMATION


CME Credit Information for Physicians and General Scientific Programs

This continuing professional development activity was held under the auspices of Continuing Professional Development, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto and the Canadian Sleep Society.

Accreditation:  Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – Section 1

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, approved by Continuing Professional Development, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. You may claim up to 24.5 maximum # hours broken down by day as follows.

  1. October 28, 2021 = 9.0 Section 1 hours
  2. October 29, 2021 = 8.5 Section 1 hours
  3. October 30, 2021 = 7.0 Section 1 hours

Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent participating in the educational program.


FOR FAMILY PHYSICIANS:  The CFPC will accept credits from:  Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Members may claim certified credits through the Maintenance of Certification program:

Accredited Section 1 and Section 3 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.  https://www.cfpc.ca/en/educati...


CEC Credit Information for Technologists

Continuing Education Credits (CEC) for Technologists for attendance at CSS conferences are given by the Canadian Sleep Society and recognized by the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT).

Total number of CEC hours for attendance at the two-day program is 17.0 credits and it breaks down by day:

Total Credits Available
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
TOTALS
Technologist
1.0 credit
9.0 credits
7.0 credits
17.0 credits

CDE Credit Information for Dentists

The Dental CME program has been approved for continuing education credits by the by the Quebec Dental Association.

This activity will be eligible for a maximum 6.0 dental continuing educations credit.


CEU Credit Information for Pharmacists

Attendees to the Pharmacy Education Course are encouraged to submit this non-accredited learning activity for CEU requirements with the regulatory body in their province or territory. The maximum CEU allowable is 5.0 hours.


Continuing Professional Development for Psychologists

Upon completion, participants will receive a certificate of attendance. Psychologists can add their attendance to their personal Continuing Professional Development portfolios.


Continuing Professional Development for Nurses and Other Health Professionals

Upon completion, participants will receive a certificate of attendance. All health professionals can add their attendance to their personal Continuing Professional Development portfolios.