C.E. Credit for Physician - Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME): 3.25
The American Heart Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Heart Association designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
All persons who develop and/or control educational content in CME activities sponsored by the American Heart Association will disclose to the audience all financial relationships with any commercial supporters of this activity as well as with other commercial interests whose lines of business are related to the CME-certified content of this activity. In addition, presenters will disclose unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations. Such disclosures will be made in writing in course presentation materials.
C.E. Credit for NP/PA - American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA): 3.25
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 3.25 hours of Category I credit for completing this program.
C.E. Credit for Nursing - American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC): 3.25
The American Heart Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
The maximum number of hours awarded for this CE activity is 3.25 contact hours.
**ANCC credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. CME/CE credit will no longer be available to claim for this activity has expired.
C.E. Credit for Pharmacy - Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE): 3.25
The American Heart Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. ACPE Credit: 3.25 Contact Hours or 0.325 CEUs. Universal Program Number: 0256-0000-15-761-H01-P.
**ACPE credit must be claimed within 30 days of attendance. Credit will not be available to claim after 30 days of attending the activity.
The activity is an online course in genetics/genomics that comprehensively covers the topics outlined in “Basic Concepts and Potential Applications of Genetics and Genomics for Cardiovascular and Stroke Clinicians: A Scientific Statement from the American Heart Association.” Providers will watch 16 modules, ~4 hours total in duration, and complete multiple-choice, self-assessment questions linked to the modules to ensure an understanding of the material. After completion of the online course, providers will be “literate” with respect to genetics/genomics issues that are likely to be important for clinical practice in the next 5 years (as outlined in the aforementioned Scientific Statement).