The 21 ISMICS REIMAGINED Virtual Meeting is appropriate for practicing cardiothoracic surgeon whose scope of practice includes or will include cardiothoracic and thoracic surgery. The 21 ISMICS REIMAGINED Virtual Meeting is designed to offer three days of comprehensive educational experiences in the field of minimally invasive cardiac and thoracic surgery and related sciences with an emphasis on innovative techniques and technologies. The Society brings together the leading cardiothoracic surgeons and scientists in the world to freely land openly discuss their latest clinical and research findings.
- Demonstrate improved competency in both cardiothoracic and thoracic techniques that have been discussed during panel, video and abstract sessions,
- Gauge the effectiveness of various existing and evolving treatment options,
- Identify key factors in selecting the appropriate treatment for patients,
- Identify the pitfalls/technical challenges in the use of new technologies and techniques.
This activity is designed to address the following core and team competencies: Medical Knowledge, Professionalism, Interprofessional Collaboration, Roles & Responsibilities, Cultural/Organizational, and Interprofessional Communication.
The provider adheres to accreditation requirements regarding industry support of continuing medical education. Disclosure of the planning committee and faculty's commercial relationships will be made known at the activity. Speakers are required to openly disclose any limitations of data and/or any discussion of any off-label, experimental, or investigational uses of drugs or devices in their presentations. - All provider employees and planners in control of content have indicated that they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
See separate document for complete list of speaker disclosures.
The provider verifies that sound education principles have been demonstrated in the development of this educational offering as evidenced by the review of its objectives, teaching plan, faculty, and activity evaluation process. The provider does not endorse or support the actual opinions or material content as presented by the speaker(s) and/or sponsoring organization.
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Cine-Med and the International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery. Cine-Med is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Ciné-Med designates this live activity for a maximum of 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
All other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for activities designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™, consult your professional licensing board.
To claim your CME credits, complete the online Credit and Evaluation, which will be available within the 21 ISMICS Virtual Meeting Portal Post Meeting.
Participants will be able to download or print a certificate once the form has been submitted.
This activity is being supported in part by educational grants from:
- Zimmer Biomet