CME-CPD Accreditation

Accreditation Statement and Credit Designation

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – Section 1

This program meets the accreditation criteria as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and has been accredited by the Office for Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, McGill University for up to 32.25 Section 1 (Accredited Group Learning Activity) credits/hours. Physician organization responsible for the activity: The World Federation of Neurology (WFN).

The American Medical Association – AMA PRA Category 1

Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit can be found at:

European Union for Medical Specialists (UEMS/EACCME)

Live educational activities, occurring in Canada, recognized by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada as Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) are deemed by the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS) eligible for ECMEC®.


The CME/CPD certificate will be available after completing the online evaluation and credit-claiming procedure. The process takes about 5 minutes. We thank you for your feedback as it is an important part of CME/CPD accreditation and helps improve future educational offerings.

Before 19 January 2024:

  1. Access the online system via the following link
  2. Complete the anonymous online evaluation
  3. Complete the credit claim form and submit

Please note that web browsers Mozilla Firefox 2.X or higher, or Google Chrome are recommended
The CME/CPD certificate will be available for download; and retained for your personal records

Credit Breakdown  

Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.  

Day  Maximum Credits 
15 October 


16 October   


17 October 


18 October 


19 October 


Total Credits: 



As a result of this educational activity, delegates will be able to:

• Address individual needs in compliance with their Continuous Professional Development (CPD) plan.
• Summarize major developments in the field of neurology.
• Describe innovative approaches to neurorehabilitation and its clinical application.
• Examine new trends, techniques, therapies, and diagnostic procedures in neurology.
• Evaluate the disorders of the autonomic nervous system.
• Review current basic clinical practice and technology in the field of neurology.
• Enhance collaboration with the world’s scientific experts to advance scientific knowledge about neurology.


WCN 2023 brings together leading scientists, public health experts, and policy-makers to translate recent scientific advances into action. Because of the diverse, clinically focused educational offering, participants are able to tailor the curriculum to meet the needs of international clinicians of all levels of experience. Neurology related to environmental and disaster medicine will also attract many neurologists particularly in rapidly developing counties.

Disclosure and Resolution of Personal Conflicts of Interest 

In accordance with CME/CPD accreditation criteria and standards for commercial support to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor, those in control of the educational content must disclose potential or actual conflicts of interest. Disclosure information is evaluated and conflicts of interest are resolved. Disclosure is made to participants prior to the activity. Participants will be asked on the evaluation to assess the objectivity and independence of the event.

  • View disclosure information here.

Industry Support Disclosure

This event is supported, in part, by funding from industry. All support is managed in strict accordance with CME/CPD accreditation criteria and standards for commercial support. Appropriate acknowledgement of all supporting organisations is made in the programme guide, on the event website, and with signage during the event.

  • View a list of all industry supporters here. 
  • View detailed programmes for all Industry Sessions here. 

Commitment to the Highest Standards in CME/CPD

Kenes is committed to being a valuable and knowledgeable partner in the design and delivery of educationally strong, independent, transparent, and effective CME/CPD programs. Kenes is a proud member of the Good CME Practice Group (gCMEp), a member organization contributing to improving health outcomes by:

  • Championing best practices in CME/CPD
  • Maintaining and improving standards
  • Mentoring and educating
  • Working in collaboration with critical stakeholders

Membership in the Good CME Practice Group illustrates Kenes commitment to high standards and knowledgeable partnership with its clients in the design and delivery of medical events.