identifying and resolving conflicts of interest

Published on:
Monday, November 27, 2017

The provider describes that it reaches out to the planners of its case conferences annually to ask them to update a spreadsheet of financial relationships that they, or their spouse/partners, have...

Published on:
Monday, November 27, 2017

The provider describes that it uses peer-review of instructional content as a mechanism to resolve conflict of interest for planners, reviewers, and speakers.

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Published on:
Monday, November 27, 2017

Prior to the planning of a CME activity, the provider obtains disclosure of relevant financial relationships for the members of its CME committee who will be involved in the selection of the topics,...

Published on:
Monday, November 27, 2017

The provider describes using a brief checklist during a pre-planning orientation call as a mechanism to identify relevant financial relationships of the members of its Annual Meeting Committee....

Published on:
Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Yes. Some mechanism(s) that providers employ to resolve conflicts of interest for authors, speakers, and reviewers (e.g., peer-review of content) do not address the role(s) that planners have in controlling decisions that occur...

Published on:
Friday, July 22, 2016

To resolve conflicts of interests for planners, the provider relied solely on self-attestation with no other evident engagement or oversight (by the provider). Attestation by the individual, in itself, is...

Last Revised:
August 22, 2013
Published on:
Thursday, August 22, 2013

Financial relationships are those relationships in which the individual benefits by receiving, royalty, intellectual property rights, consulting fee, honoraria, ownership interest (e.g., stocks, stock options or other...

Over the course of several review cycles, the ACCME has observed that some providers are not applying appropriate mechanisms to identify and resolve conflicts of interest for ...

Last Revised:
November 11, 2011

ACCME has never recommended withholding CME credit at the last minute as an alternative to producing CME that is in compliance with accreditation requirements. It does not seem fair to the physician learners. Assuming that in this...