Program Description: 
 The talk will focus on the requirements for having an ACGME accredited training program and everyone’s role in ensuring that the program meets the standards of accreditation.
Target audience: 
  • Physician
  • Physician (fellow/resident)
  • Optometrists
  • Ophthalmic photographers
  • Medical Students
Learning objectives: 
Participants who engage in this educational intervention will be able to: 
  • Understand the role and responsibilities of a Sponsoring Institution 
  • Understand the role and responsibilities of the Program Director 
  • Identify their role(s) and responsibilities as Faculty members in an ACGME accredited program


Faculty & credentials: 


Kenneth B. Simons, MD
Sr. Associate Dean, Professor
Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.



Activity Director:

William J. Wirostko, MD
Professor of Ophthalmology
Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences


Mary Schafer
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-7840

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Session date: 
11/03/2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
Froedtert & Medical College of WI Eye Institute
925 N 87th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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