Continuing Medical Education (CME)

Continuing Medical Education Mission

Physicians and Microbiologists
The The France Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  

The American Medical Association (AMA) has determined that physicians not licensed in the U.S. who participate in this CME activity are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Diplomates of the American Board of Medical Microbiology, Diplomates of the American Board of Medical Laboratory Immunology, and Registrants of the National Registry of Certified Microbiologists may earn AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ toward re-certification. Each professional should claim credit commensurate with their level of participation in the activity.

Other CE Licenses
A Participation Certificate can be obtained by completing the activity evaluation. This is a detailed statement that documents your participation in this activity. 

All Continuing Education Certificates may be obtained through the ASM CE Portal

Learning Objectives
All sessions eligible for continuing education credit have learning objectives. Learning objectives enable prospective participants to determine if the activity is appropriate for them. ASM provides conveners the following guide on writing learning objectives.

Guide to Writing Learning Objectives

Financial Disclosures
Per ASM policy, all speakers and persons who have control over the content of Continuing Medical Education activities must disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests.  ASM requires all speakers and planners compy with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support and sign an ASM Attestation Form.