Accreditation and Credits

  • Accreditation

    Participants are required to complete a pre-test, a post-test and an evaluation in order to receive continuing education credit. Participants may only claim credit for sessions in which they participate. A certificate of completion will be provided to participants based on documentation of actual attendance, completion of a pre-test, a post-test, an evaluation and payment in full.

    Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine

    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians. The Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences has requested that the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for 25 credits of AOA category 1-A credits. Approval is currently pending.

    Osteopathic Physicians who are members of AOA and who complete a post-activity outcome survey will receive 2 additional hours of AOA category 1-A credits.

    Doctors of Medicine

    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Physician Assistants

    AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 25 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.

    Planning Committee

    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences Continuing Medical Education Planning Committee Members:

    • Brenda Chezek, Director, Continuing Medical Education
    • Bruce Dubin, D.O., J.D., FCLM, FACOI, Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, Provost and Dean of College of Osteopathic Medicine
    • Kevin Hubbard, D.O., FACOI, Professor and Chair, Department of Internal Medicine
    • G. Michael Johnston, D.O., MACOI, Vice Dean of the College of Medicine, Professor
    • Elizabeth Marsh, Web Editor, University Relations
    • Elizabeth McClain, Ph.D., Ed.S., M.P.H., NAOME, Assistant Dean, Clinical Education, Assistant Professor, Family Medicine