Accreditation Information and Forms

ACCME Accreditation Overview

Contact UC San Diego CME

UC San Diego School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. For any questions, please refer to the FAQ’s at http://cme.ucsd.edu/faq_accreditation.html or contact us at http://cme.ucsd.edu.

For the Accreditation Application Process information summary sheet, please go to https://cme.ucsd.edu/accred_process.html.

If you are planning an upcoming meeting, for comprehensive tools and resources about the UC San Diego School of Medicine accreditation process, as well as a link to the accreditation application, please visit http://cme.ucsd.edu/accred_application.html.

The ACCME identifies, develops, and promotes standards for CME used by physicians to maintain their quality of care and incorporate new knowledge. For more information on the ACCME, visit www.accme.org. For information regarding the CME credit system, visit www.ama-assn.org/go/pra.

Certificates

For an annual fee, the UC San Diego School of Medicine CME is the accredited provider for all Rady Children’s pediatric CME activities. UC San Diego School of Medicine CME provides accreditation for the following main activity types:

For more information, visit cme.ucsd.edu.

How do I qualify for a “No Fee” Conference?

You must comply with the following requirements:

  • Not a recurring event in the same year
  • No income
  • Do not charge participants for participation
  • Do not show industry exhibits or presentations

To see if you qualify for a “No Fee” Live CME Course, please click here to complete a pre-application survey.

The Rady Children’s CME staff will provide guidance to the accreditation process, and the UC San Diego School of Medicine CME team will also be available to answer any questions.