Course Credits

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Continuing Education Credits

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. In 2018, the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designated the symposium for a maximum of 10.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Other health care professions were awarded 1.0 continuing education unit (CEU’s), which was equal to 10.5 contact hours.

The University of Pittsburgh is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution.

Continuing Competency Units

Physical Therapy Professionals CCUs are a unit of relative value of an activity based on its evaluation against a comprehensive set of standards. The CCU determination is a valuation reflecting many factors including, but not limited to, duration of the activity. In 2018, the symposium received approval through the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy’s ProCert program to offer 11 continuing competency units (CCUs) for the 33 states and Puerto Rico that accept ProCert accredited hours toward license renewals.