AACAP's 60th Annual Meeting LogoThe American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Annual Meeting
The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry designates this live activity for a maximum of 50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The following is a breakdown of maximum CME credits offered by session type: 3 credits for each Clinical Case Conference, 1.5 credits for each Clinical Consultation Breakfast, 3 credits for each Clinical Perspectives, 7 credits for the Clinical Practicum, 0.75 credits for each Honors Presentation, 6-8 credits for each Institute, 1.5 credits for the Noshpitz Cline History Lecture, 1.75 credits for the Karl Menninger, M.D. Plenary, 1 credits for the Lawrence A. Stone, M.D. Plenary, 2-3 credits for each Media Theatre, 2.5 credits for each New Research Poster Session, 7.25 credits for the Research Forum, 1.5 credits for each Special Interest Study Group, 3 credits for each Symposium, 7.5 credits for the Systems of Care Special Program, 1.5 credits for each Town Meeting, and 3 credits for each Workshop.

Self-Assessment Exam
The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry designates this enduring material for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This activity is also approved by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) towards completion of the self-assessment component of maintenance of certification.

The 2013 Annual Meeting Self-Assessment Exam is designed to help you assess your level of knowledge regarding current psychiatric practice and clinical advances in the field. You can use feedback from this exam to guide your selection of sessions at the Annual Meeting or future CME activity planning.

How do you earn CME credit?

  • Annual Meeting
    CME credit is earned by attending educational sessions. For each hour you attend an educational session, you earn 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. It is your responsibility to keep track of the sessions you attend. You should note the sessions you attend in your Program Book and keep it for your records. AACAP does not keep records of registrants’ attendance at individual Annual Meeting sessions.

  • Self-Assessment Exam
    CME credit is earned by completing the 100-question exam. Users should then review their exam feedback to best determine future CME activity planning. Information regarding how to access this exam will be sent with your registration confirmation.

How can I obtain a CME certificate from the 60th Annual Meeting?

  • Annual Meeting
    To obtain a duplicate CME certificate for this meeting please contact CME@aacap.org.
  • Self-Assessment Exam
    To reprint the CME certificate for this activity please log-in to 2013 Annual Meeting Self-Assessment Exam website using the credentials originally provided to you following your registration for the meeting. If you cannot find these credentials please email CME@aacap.org.

Will I earn CME credits by purchasing the session recordings or notebooks from AACAP’s meetings?
No. CME credit is not available for session recordings or notebooks purchased from AACAP meetings.

For additional information on CME please contact Elizabeth Hughes, AACAP Assistant Director of Education and Recertification, at 202-966-1944, or email the CME Department at CME@aacap.org.