The 3rd Congress of European Microbiologists is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) to provide CME accreditation for medical specialists attending FEMS 2009. The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS), www.uems.net.
The 3rd Congress of European Microbiologists is designated for a maximum of (or "for up to") 24 hours of European external CME credits. Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
EACCME credits are recognized by the American Medical Association towards the Physician's Recognition Award (PRA). To convert EACCME credit to AMA PRA category 1 credit, contact the AMA.