ASCEND provides practical, CME-accredited content designed to improve the care of people living with diabetes and obesity worldwide. Watch experts including patients, share their clinical insights, talk through case studies, address frequently asked questions, and much more!Get free access
The Academy for Science and Continuing Education in Diabetes and Obesity (ASCEND) is a CME-accredited programme designed to improve the care of people with diabetes and obesity worldwide. Led by an international faculty, ASCEND provides practical, independent content about diabetes and weight management for medical practitioners.
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The Online Portal: ASCEND The Academy for Science and Continuing Education in Diabetes and Obesity, made available on https://www.ascend-diabetes-obesity.com/ and organized by International Medical Press (IMP), is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) to provide the following CME activity for medical specialists. Each medical specialist should claim only those credits that he/she actually spent in the educational activity. The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS). Only those e-learning materials that are displayed on the UEMSEACCME website have formally been accredited.
Through an agreement between the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS) and the American Medical Association (AMA), 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 www.ama-assn.org/education/earn-credit-participation-international-activities.
Some activities are also designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™; this is specified on the individual courses.