Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (Royal College)
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, and approved by the University of Ottawa’s Office of Continuing Professional Development. You may claim a maximum of 22.5 hours (credits are automatically calculated).

La présente activité est une activité d’apprentissage collectif agréée (section 1), au sens que lui donne le programme de Maintien du certificat du Collège royal des médecins et chirurgiens du Canada; elle a été approuvée par le Bureau de formation professionnelle continue de l’Université d’Ottawa. Vous pouvez déclarer un maximum de 22,5 heures (les crédits sont calculés automatiquement).

The American Medical Association (AMA)
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 Credits™. Information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit can be found at www.ama

European Union for Medical Specialists (UEMS)
Live educational activities, occurring in Canada, recognized by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada as Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) are deemed by the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS) eligible for ECMEC®.”


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

Day Max. Hours
Wednesday, October 14, 2020 6
Thursday, October 15, 2020 4.5
Friday, October 16, 2020 5.5
​Saturday, October 17, 2020 ​6.5
Total Credits: 22.5


​Criteria for successful completion: Attend on or more sessions and complete an evaluation form.
There is no conflict of interest for anyone with the ability to control content of this activity.
This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91).

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 19 contact hours.


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

Day Max. Contact Hours
Wednesday, October 14, 2020 4.5
Thursday, October 15, 2020 6.5
Friday, October 16, 2020 4
​Saturday, October 17, 2020 4
Total Credits: 19



The CME/CPD certificate will be available after completing the online evaluation and credit claiming procedure. The process takes about 5 minutes. We thank you for your feedback as it is an important part of CME/CPD accreditation and helps improve future educational offerings.

Before January 11, 2021:

  1. Access the online system via any of the following
  •  Visit the following link

Please note that web browsers Mozilla Firefox 2.X or higher, or Google Chrome are recommended

  •  Visit the CME/CPD Accreditation page on the event website
  •  Follow the link in the email sent at the end of the event
  1. Complete the anonymous online evaluation
  2. Complete the credit claim form and submit
  3. The CME/CPD certificate will be available for download; retain for your personal records

Kindly note that the SIOP 2020 online evaluation​ will be active on the last day of the meeting. ​You will then be able to access it and claim your CME-CPD certificate.


In accordance with CME/CPD accreditation criteria and standards for commercial support to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor, those in control of the educational content must disclose potential or actual conflicts of interest. Disclosure information is evaluated and conflicts of interest resolved. Disclosure is made to participants prior to the activity. Participants will be asked on the evaluation to assess the objectivity and independence of the event.

  • Disclosure information is available here.


Kenes is committed to being a valuable and knowledgeable partner in the design and delivery of educationally strong, independent, transparent, and effective CME/CPD programmes. Kenes is a proud member of the Good CME Practice Group (gCMEp), a member organisation contributing to improving health outcomes by:

  • Championing best practice in CME/CPD
  • Maintaining and improving standards
  • Mentoring and educating
  • Working in collaboration with critical stakeholders

Membership in the Good CME Practice Group illustrates Kenes commitment to high standards and knowledgeable partnership with its clients in the design and delivery of medical events.


For SIOP 2019 CME accreditation information – click here