UEMS Credits

The 14th European Glaucoma Society Congress is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) to provide the following CME activity for medical specialists. The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS),

The 14th European Glaucoma Society Congress is designated for up to 15 hours of European external CME credits. Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity. Participants will be scanned at the entrance of each meeting room.

Through an agreement between the European Union of Medical Specialists and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert EACCME credit to AMA credit can be found at Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognized by the UEMS-EACCME for ECMEC credits are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.


Attendance to the accredited sessions will be monitored and traced.

In order to receive CME credits for your Congress participation, you have to make sure that your badge is scanned at the entrance and at the exit of the Central Pavilion or of the meeting rooms located outside.

Please complete the CME questionnaire, which will be available on the Congress website, at the end of the Congress, from 17 to 22 December.

Please note that the registration code, printed on your badge is necessary to access the CME questionnaire and to print your certificate.