Volume II - Mayo Clinic Neurology Board Review: Clinical Neurology for Initial Certification and MOC (CME)
Activity Description and Target Audience
This educational activity is part of a larger curriculum regarding the clinical practice of neurology; the curriculum includes several continuing medical education (CME) offerings at Mayo Clinic. This year is the first year that this educational resource will be available for CME and Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Part II credit. The resource will provide a broad-based review of the knowledge required for all neurologists in practice. There is no other review activity in the United States like this one; this Mayo Clinic offering is an innovative solution providing preparatory material and simultaneous CME and MOC credit. This activity is a comprehensive review of all aspects of neurologic disease evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment. This review is appropriate for neurologists, neurology trainees, providers in related specialties, and generalists.
Continuing Medical Education
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 77.25 (Program) and 8 (Self-assessment) AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Maintenance of Certification
The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology has reviewed the Mayo Clinic Neurology Board Review and Self-assessment (awarded 77.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits) and has approved this program as part of a comprehensive self-assessment program, which is mandated by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) as a necessary component of MOC.
To learn more about Maintenance of Certification Credits, visit: http://www.abpn.com/moc.html
How to Request or Obtain Credit
Once you review the content, a post-test and evaluation. The Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development (CPD) requires that learners score at least 80% to pass; they are allowed 1 retake. Upon passing, a certificate of attendance and completion is awarded from the Mayo School of CPD and will be available online for your immediate receipt.
Owing to the extensive length of the book, the ability to claim credit has been divided into sections. This allows the learner to claim credit on smaller portions of the book as desired.
An individual report providing the questions, the learner’s answers, the correct answers, and references to seek additional information will be provided for each participant. Comparable responses of the participants will also be provided.
Release and Expiration Dates
Release Date: 8/01/2015
Credit Expiration Date: 7/31/2018 (Credit must be claimed by this date.)
As a provider accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), Mayo Clinic College of Medicine (Mayo School of CPD) must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in its educational activities. The course director(s), Planning Committee members, faculty, and all others who are in a position to control the content of this educational activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest related to the subject matter of the educational activity. Safeguards against commercial bias have been put in place. Faculty also will disclose any off-label or investigational use of pharmaceuticals or instruments that are described within this book. Disclosure of these relevant financial relationships is published so that participants may formulate their own judgments regarding the material. Disclosures are shown starting on the following page.
No commercial support was received in the production of this activity.