ACCREDITATION AND DESIGNATION
The American College of Osteopathic Pediatricians (ACOP) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The ACOP anticipates that this program will be approved for up to 24.5 AOA Category 1-A CME credits.
AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT
The American College of Osteopathic Pediatricians has fully complied with the legal requirements of the ADA and the rules and regulations thereof. If any participant in this educational activity is in need of special accommodations, please contact the ACOP registration desk.
EDUCATION MISSION STATEMENT
The ACOP’s Continuing Medical Education (CME) is designed to meet the objectives and purposes of the College and the needs of the membership. The objective of the ACOP is “to foster measures and conduct activities to increase the effectiveness of the specialty of pediatrics and pediatric education at all levels.” The ACOP Committee on CME has as its main function the implementation of programs that will improve the quality of healthcare for children. Through surveys of its members during the year and at the CME Meeting, educational needs are identified. The scope of pediatric topics presented in the CME programs is based on these surveys.