Ask the Experts: Immigration Issues Affecting IMGs Release Date: July 9, 2013 Expiration Date: March 20, 2014 Objectives
At the end of this activity, physicians should be able to:
Target Audience This activity is designed for international medical graduates and other physicians who are seeking permanent residence and employment in the U.S.
Statement of Need This activity will provide physicians with an overview of the foundations of immigration law, requirements in the U.S. as well as establish understanding of immigration and Visa categories.
Statement of Competency This activity is designed to address the following ABMS/ACGME competencies: interpersonal and communication skills, professionalism.
Accreditation Statement The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation Statement The American Medical Association designates this enduring material 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. Receiving Your CME Credit To claim AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, you must view the webinar in its entirety and complete the evaluation.
CME Activity Planning Committee Kathy Hinton, MEd - CME Program Committee/AMA J. Mori Johnson, MA - Director, AMA IMG Services Carolyn Carter-Ellis, MBA - Policy Analyst, AMA IMG Services Faculty Robert Aronson, JD - Aronson & Associates Kristen Harris, JD - Rubman and Harris, LLC Disclosure Statement The content of this activity does not relate to any product of a commercial interest as defined by the ACCME; therefore, there are no relevant financial relationships to disclose for the planners or faculty.
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