Accreditation and Credits

Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of Cine-Med and the Clinical Robotic Surgery Association. Cine-Med is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

Cine-Med designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Target Audience

The educational event is intended for surgeons, academicians, physicians, nurses, residents, fellows and medical students looking to improve their knowledge of robotic surgery and its related specialties.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify clinical, educational, and innovative services to help spread minimally invasive and robotic techniques in general surgery and its related specialties.
  • Compare and discuss practical aspects of surgery.
  • Discuss clinical and experimental research, with the intent of expanding the clinical application of minimally invasive and robotic surgery.
  • Describe new technology and innovation in the field of minimally invasive and robotic surgery.

Activity Goal

This activity is designed to address the following ABMS / IOM competencies:
Patient Care and Medical Knowledge