Annual Assembly

Meeting Your CME Requirements


The American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education (CME) for physicians. 

Maintenance of Certification®

The American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (ABPMR) has approved the Preconference Courses and Skills Labs for Maintenance of Certification® (MOC®) Part II Self-Assessment credit. Upon successful completion of the activity requirements, participants will earn Part II Self- Assessment credits equal to the number of CME credits claimed.

CME Credit Designation

AAPM&R designates Annual Assembly live educational sessions for a maximum of 26 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

AAPM&R designates credit separately for each preconference course held prior to the Annual Assembly. Physicians may claim up to 4.25 to 17.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for participation in one of the preconference courses.


AAPM&R requires all individuals who are in a position to control the content of an educational activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest, which is any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients. Disclosures are made in written form prior to the start of the educational activity and any potential conflicts of interest that exist are resolved prior to the start of the activity through AAPM&R’s Conflict of Interest Disclosure and Resolution Policy Process.

Don’t Forget to Claim CME Credit for the 2018 Annual Assembly

If you attended the 2018 Annual Assembly and preconference courses in Orlando, FL, make sure to sign in to ® to claim your CME credit.