"The American Academy of Family Physicians CME Accreditation "
P CME Accreditation Activity Approval The American Academy of Family Physicians CME Accreditation Department and the Commission on Continuing Medical Education (COCME) would like to thank you for providing AAFP CME credit for your activity Internal Medicine Update application number 11237 with a beginning date of 07/12/04. The COCME has determined approval for AAFP CME credit for your activity. Printed credit announcements for an activity granted approval by the AAFP must be presented as follows in this exact form and no other without approval from the AAFP CME Accreditation Department. This activity has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 17.75 Prescribed Credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. When reporting CME credit hours, AAFP members should report total Prescribed and Elective hours earned for this activity. It is not necessary for members to label credit hours as evidence-based CME Prescribed or Elective for CME reporting purposes. Approval for AAFP credit does not confer or imply authorization to use the AAFP corporate seal or the registered family practice symbol on CME activity materials or otherwise in conjunction with CME activities, or to use AAFP’s name in any association with the activity other than the credit statement. If you have any questions concerning approval of your activity please contact Candice Reynolds at 1-800-274-2237 ext. 6544. What’s New In an effort to streamline the AAFP accreditation review process, 39 AAFP constituent chapters have opted to transfer review responsibilities for state audience CME applications to AAFP headquarters. Effective September 2, 2003, CME accreditation applications for state audience should be mailed to AAFP headquarters EXCEPT for the following constituent chapters: Colorado, Delaware, District of Columbia, Hawaii, Maine, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Rhode Island, Tennessee, and West Virginia. Visit www.aafp.org/x1543.xml for addresses. While most applications are received through the mail, the AAFP CME Accreditation Department also accepts applications by fax if credit card payment information and all supporting materials are included. Please DO NOT follow up with a hard copy through the mail. This can result in duplication and may delay your application. “Accrediting quality CME for family physician”