How does the live stream work?
A: You will be given login credentials to the live stream link prior to the conference start date. Every morning you will ‘sign in’ electronically, then you can view the live stream online. You will receive further instructions emailed to you a few weeks before the conference.
What are the technical requirements for viewing the live stream?
A: Generally, if you are able to watch a YouTube video or Netflix, you will have no issue. The following information is from our technical team regarding technical requirements.
“In order to view the live stream, make sure you have the most up to date browser and an Internet connection of at least 1 Mbps.
- Operating system: Windows 7+, Mac OS X 10.7+, Ubuntu 10+, or Linux OS 11+ (64-bit)
- Most recent version of Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari, or Opera
- If you have an older browser or operating system, you will need the most recent version of Adobe Flash Player
- Closing other tabs or browsers while streaming will also help”
*if you are unsure of your internet speed, we suggest calling your internet provider.
Can I ask the speaker’s questions if I am live streaming?
A: Yes, you can submit your questions live, through an online poll.
If I sign up for the live stream, will the CME credits still count as ‘live’?
A: Yes, because the conference is live streamed, the credits count as ‘live’ credits.
How do I access the presentation slides?
A: You will be given login credentials to access the presentation slides prior to the start of the conference.
How do I get my CME certificate?
A: When the conference is completed, you will be able to create a login to the accreditation website. After filling out a short evaluation of the conference, you will be taken to your CME certificate. You will indicate the hours of your participation in the conference and your CME certificate will reflect the appropriate amount of credits. This is done electronically, and can be done in less than 10 minutes. You will also receive instructions on this process at the conference.
Do I have the opportunity to ask the speaker questions during the conference?
A: Yes, you will have the opportunity to ask speakers questions after each presentation.
Do I need to sign in every day?
A: Yes, you must sign in daily on a sign in sheet provided at the conference in order to receive CME credits for that day. If you are streaming the conference, you must sign in electronically on each day of your participation. This is mandatory to receive credits.
If I am not attending the full conference, how many CME credits will I earn?
A: You will earn 7.5 CME credits per day, totaling 30 for the four days. This applies to AMA PRA Credits, AAFP Prescribed Credits, and ABIM MOC Points.
Can I receive ABIM MOC points?
A: Yes, to receive ABIM MOC points, we require you to provide your ABIM number and birthdate as well as completion of a post-test. MOC points will be reported to the ABIM by the accrediting institution.
Can I earn prescribed AAFP credits?
A: Yes, our conferences are accredited for prescribed AAFP credits.
Can I earn Live AAFP credits if I choose to live stream the conference?
What is your refund policy?
A: We give full refunds until the start of the conference.
Will you provide a syllabus?
A: No, we do not provide a syllabus. However, you will be provided with all of the presentation slides in PDF format.
Are there any refreshments provided?
A: A light breakfast is served each morning, along with two snack breaks (one in the morning and one in the afternoon). Coffee and tea are also provided all day.
If I want to switch to the live stream or vice-versa, can I do so without being penalized?
A: Yes, just email us at email@example.com and we can switch your registration over.
Do you have a DUNS number?
A: Yes, our DUNS number is 081149000.
If you have more questions, please don’t hesitate to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 678.899.6444.