Penn State college of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Penn State College of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This program includes 6 hours of patient safety/risk management education as required by the Pennsylvania State Board of Medicine.  Please see the program for topics marked with a "†."

Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education.  This knowledge type program has been approved for up to 6 contact hours (0.6 CEUs) of continuing education in states that recognize ACPE providers.  Participants must attend one of each of the concurrent sessions and all the combined sessions to receive 0.6 CEUs or 6 credit hours.  Partial credit will not be awarded.  This program has been assigned the Universal Program Number of 0322-0000-13-016-L04-T. (Note: Pending Approval)

This program has been approved for American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) for 6 continuing education contact hours for respiratory therapists. (Note: Pending Approval)

Penn State has approved this program for 0.6 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

It is our policy to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of our sponsored educational programs.  Faculty and course directors have disclosed relevant financial relationships with commercial companies, and Penn State has a process in place to resolve any conflict of interest.  Complete faculty disclosure will be provided to program participants at the beginning of the activity.