Date: Friday, May 15 2020
Continuing Medical Education
Comprehensive ophthalmologists; refractive, cataract and corneal surgeons who are performing cataract and refractive surgery.
At the end of the activity, participants will be able to:
- Appropriate preoperative refractive surgery screening and evaluation of the efficacy of treatment options to improve surgical outcomes
- Analyze the role of advanced technology within refractive cornea and lens-based surgery
- Incorporate alternative or new approaches to reduce risks and complications
- Evidenced based evaluation of lens-based treatment options to maximize patient outcomes
The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. ASCRS takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.
The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
All CME activities approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM are valid for recognition by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME). Physicians not licensed in the U.S. who participate in this CME activity are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.
Attendees registered as exhibitors, spouses and guests are not eligible for CME credits.
Note: All attendees must have their badges printed on site to be verified as eligible for credit. The program evaluation and credit claim will be available online.
Notice of Off-Label Use Presentations
This program may include presentations on drugs or devices or uses of drugs or devices that may not have been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) or have been approved by the FDA for specific uses only. The FDA has stated that it is the responsibility of the physician to determine the FDA clearance status of each drug or device he/she wishes to use in clinical practice. ASCRS is committed to the free exchange of medical education. Inclusion of any presentation in this program, including presentations of off-label uses, does not imply an endorsement by ASCRS of the uses, products or techniques presented.
ASCRS fully complies with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the rules and regulations thereof. ASCRS also requires ADA compliance from its contracted vendors and facilities. Any participant in this educational program who requires special accommodation or services should contact the ASCRS Meetings Department at firstname.lastname@example.org by March 30, 2019.