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AMIA 2021 Annual Symposium CME/CNE Information

Instructions to Claim CME or CNE

When you enter the virtual meeting environment, go to the “Attendee Service Center.”

On the “Welcome” page, click the Continuing Education Credits link to register for CME, CNE or Participant certificate. Each session that offers credit is followed by a brief evaluation. Completing the evaluation tallies your CE total for your certificate. Download the certificate in the “Attendee Service Center.”

Target Audience

The target audience for this knowledge-based live activity includes physicians, nurses, dentists, pharmacists, and other clinicians; health information technology professionals; computer scientists and systems developers; policy-makers; public health professionals; biomedical engineers and bioinformaticians; consultants and vendor representatives; medical librarians; academic researchers and scientists; and other professionals involved in the collection and dissemination of health information.

Learning Objectives

The overall learning objectives for the entire activity are that after participating the learner should be better able to:

  • Analyze the latest research and best practices in biomedical and health informatics and its translation to improved individual and population outcomes
  • Identify opportunities and challenges posed for the health information sciences by current national/international policies
  • Exchange ideas with participants on novel methods for capturing and assessing clinical data; exchange research results to improve patient and population care; and consider opportunities for collaboration in biomedical and health informatics
  • Gain insights on how to contribute to leading medical informatics change in one’s professional setting

Accreditation Statement

The American Medical Informatics Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The American Medical Informatics Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 25.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Deadline for claiming CME credit for the live meeting is November 19, 2021.

Continuing Education for Nurses

ANCC Accreditation Statement

The American Medical Informatics Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Nurse planners for this activity:

ANCC Criteria: Juliana Brixey, PhD, MPH, MSN, RN, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Approved Contact Hours: 240 total / 240 participant maximum

Successful Completion for Nurses

Successful completion of this educational activity for Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) is demonstrated by engagement with designated CE session(s) and completion of the brief evaluation survey following each session. The nurse learner will be able to download the CNE certificate.

Deadline for nursing CE credit claim for the live meeting is November 19, 2021.

Sessions Not Offering CE Credit

All sessions with a letter-number prefix offer CE credit, such as W10 or S16.

The exception to this naming convention are the IPS, or “Informatics Partnership Session,” titles.

Keynotes, Working Group and Business meetings, State of the Association, and WISH do not offer CE credit.

Disclosure Policy

Disclosures of relevant financial relationships with commercial interests will be disclosed in advance of the meeting. AMIA engages in a Conflict of Interest Mitigation process in which we review all disclosures provided by planners, reviewers, and presenters; determine which may be relevant; then review to ensure that the content is not biased.


The deadline to claim CME/CNE credit for this live event is November 19, 2021.

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