Accreditation & CME

The ESCRS Winter Meeting 2023 has been granted 21 European CME credits (ECMEC®s) by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®).


“The ESCRS Winter Meeting 2023, Vilamoura, Portugal, 10/03/2023-12/03/2023 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 21 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

Through an agreement between the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.

Information on the process to convert EACCME® credit to AMA credit can be found at

Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognised by the UEMS-EACCME® for ECMEC®s are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.”


EACCME® credits
“Each participant can only receive the number of credits he/she is entitled to according to his/her actual participation at the event once he/she has completed the feedback form. Cf. criteria 9 and 23 of UEMS 2016.20.”


Attendance Certificate, Post Winter Meeting Survey, and CME Certificate

All attending participants who have retrieved their winter meeting badge will automatically receive an attendance certificate by e-mail after the winter meeting.

A post winter meeting survey will be sent to all attending participants who have retrieved their badge. Upon completion of the survey after its submission deadline, a CME certificate will be sent to participants who will have completed the survey.