Commercial Support http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6644/more en Scenes from the ACEhp Annual Conference http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/scenes-acehp-annual-conference <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Here are a few glimpses from the Alliance for Continuing Education in the Health Profession's 40th Annual Conference, held January 14–17, 2015, in Grapevine, Texas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/scenes-acehp-annual-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/scenes-acehp-annual-conference#comments CME Design CME Regs Commercial Support Medical Meetings Tue, 20 Jan 2015 22:26:00 +0000 46591 at http://meetingsnet.com ACCME Appoints New CEO http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/accme-appoints-new-ceo <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Graham T. McMahon, MD, MMSc, to succeed the medical education accreditor’s longtime leader, Murray Kopelow, MD</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/accme-appoints-new-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/accme-appoints-new-ceo#comments CME Regs Commercial Support Tue, 13 Jan 2015 14:48:00 +0000 46461 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Graham T. McMahon, MD, MMSc, Appointed New ACCME CEO</p> Literature Review Results: Continuing Medical Education Is Safe and Effective http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/literature-review-results-continuing-medical-education-safe-and-effective <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Two new reports find that accredited CME improves healthcare provider performance, and that there’s no evidence that commercial support creates inherently biased activities.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/literature-review-results-continuing-medical-education-safe-and-effective" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/medical-meetings/literature-review-results-continuing-medical-education-safe-and-effective#comments CME Design CME Regs Commercial Support Medical Meetings Tue, 11 Nov 2014 19:21:00 +0000 45181 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>New reports highlight the efficacy of continuing medical education in changing physician behavior and improving patient outcomes.</p> CME on the Rise: ACCME 2013 Annual Report http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/cme-rise-accme-2013-annual-report <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Income, participation, and number of activities on the rise; commercial support still waning.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/cme-rise-accme-2013-annual-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/cme-rise-accme-2013-annual-report#comments Commercial Support Medical Meetings Resources Medical Meetings Premium Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:58:00 +0000 42531 at http://meetingsnet.com This Week’s Medical Education Roundup http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/week-s-medical-education-roundup <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/your-guide-accme-accreditation-process" title="CME Provider's Guide to the ACCME Accreditation Process" target="_blank">ACCME</a></span> outlines what JAMA got wrong; more on the commercial supporter logo ban; and what adopting ACCME’s Standards for Commercial Support might mean for Recognized Accreditor systems.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/week-s-medical-education-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/week-s-medical-education-roundup#comments Commercial Support Tue, 06 May 2014 20:19:00 +0000 41221 at http://meetingsnet.com ProPublica’s Latest Salvo Against Physician/Pharma Relationships: Fair or Foul? http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/propublica-s-latest-salvo-against-physicianpharma-relationships-fair-or-foul <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A Forbes editorial points out fallacies in the latest of the nonprofit’s Dollars for Docs series; ProPublica defends its reporting and its methodology.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/propublica-s-latest-salvo-against-physicianpharma-relationships-fair-or-foul" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/propublica-s-latest-salvo-against-physicianpharma-relationships-fair-or-foul#comments Commercial Support Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:25:00 +0000 40791 at http://meetingsnet.com ACCME Responds to JAMA Articles Slamming "Medical Communication Companies" http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/accme-responds-jama-articles-slamming-medical-communication-companies <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>JAMA articles on medical communication companies are rife with misperceptions and errors, according to CME advocates; <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/your-guide-accme-accreditation-process" title="CME Provider's Guide to the ACCME Accreditation Process" target="_blank">ACCME</a></span> CEO Murray Kopelow, MD weighs in.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/accme-responds-jama-articles-slamming-medical-communication-companies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/accme-responds-jama-articles-slamming-medical-communication-companies#comments Commercial Support Sun, 29 Dec 2013 21:51:00 +0000 39231 at http://meetingsnet.com ACCME Responds to Pew Conflict of Interest Report http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/accme-responds-pew-conflict-interest-report <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In contrast the findings of a recent report, commercially supported CME has sufficient safeguards against bias, says Murray Kopelow, president of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/accme-responds-pew-conflict-interest-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/accme-responds-pew-conflict-interest-report#comments Commercial Support Thu, 19 Dec 2013 16:10:00 +0000 39161 at http://meetingsnet.com The Implications of the Physician Payments Sunshine Act for CME Providers http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/implications-physician-payments-sunshine-act-cme-providers <div class="field-byline"> By Thomas Sullivan, president of Rockpointe, a medical education company; Abraham Gitterman, JD, associate with the law firm Arnold &amp; Porter LLP*; and Andrew Rosenberg, JD, senior adviser with the advocacy group CME Coalition </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>An interpretation of how Open Payments, often called the Sunshine Act, provisions will affect continuing medical education.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/implications-physician-payments-sunshine-act-cme-providers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/implications-physician-payments-sunshine-act-cme-providers#comments CME Regs Commercial Support Pharma/Device Regs Mon, 16 Dec 2013 16:58:00 +0000 39111 at http://meetingsnet.com Pew Prescription Project Issues Recommendations on Physician-Pharma Relationships http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/pew-prescription-project-issues-recommendations-physician-pharma-relationships <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Among the suggestions: a ban on attending and speaking at promotional meetings, and no more industry funding for accredited CME </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/pew-prescription-project-issues-recommendations-physician-pharma-relationships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/pew-prescription-project-issues-recommendations-physician-pharma-relationships#comments Commercial Support Thu, 12 Dec 2013 18:14:00 +0000 39071 at http://meetingsnet.com