At the end of this activity, participants will be able to:
Gain the necessary skillset for setting up and leading a successful clinical trials program at their institution;
Design their own clinical trial proposal;
Understand sound principles of clinical trial design and critical assessment;
Improve patient care through design and implementation of evidence –based clinical trials.
ACCME Accreditation Statement
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA Credit Designation Statement
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery designates this other activity (live and recorded sessions) for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Instructions for Claiming CME
To claim credit for this event:
Attend the sessions in full for which credit is sought;
Complete the post-activity evaluation;
A certificate of completion will be available once the evaluation is submitted.
Financial Disclosures Statement
The planners and faculty for this activity do not have any relationships to disclose unless listed. All relevant relationships have been mitigated according to ACCME Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education.
For further information on the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards of Commercial Support, please visit www.accme.org.