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AOCA 2023 Mid Year Seminar
Frequently Asked Questions

Q: When will I receive my CME attestation link?
The link to complete your CME Attestation Form will be sent via email on March 20 to attendees. The link will be sent to the email address used in your AOCA registration. Please remember to complete the CME attestation form and print your certificate by June 30. Be sure to check your spam or junk email. 

Q: How do I complete the attestation form? 
The attestation form will have a listing of all CME accredited sessions by day. You will need to mark the sessions you attended, which will be shown by the title, date, and time. You may fill out  and save” your attestation form per day. Review your attestation form responses to ensure you have claimed credit commensurate with the extent of your participation in the activity. Submit your attestation form and select if you would like to fill out and save your CME certificate.    

Q: Will I complete individual session evaluations?  
No, there is one CME attestation form for the entire conference. This attestation form is required to be completed to receive CME credits and will be emailed on March 20. 

Q: When will I receive a certificate of completion for my CME credits?  
Upon submission of the attestation form, a certificate for your earned credits can be immediately downloaded and printed. Please remember to complete your attestation form by June 30. The AOCA also reports the credits you earned directly to the AOA Customer Resource Center, which posts the credits to your online CME Activity Report found on Osteopathic.org 

Q: Will I receive a certificate if I am not a current AOCA member or a DO?
If you are a DO, but not a current AOCA member, you can still immediately print your certificate upon submission of the online attestation formPlease remember to complete your attestation by June 30. 

If you are not a DO and are seeking AMA PRA Category 1 Credits, you can still receive a certificate by completing the Amedco online CME certificate form. Please email [email protected] to request access to this form for AMA credits.

Q: What type of CME credits can I earn at AOCA’s 2023 Mid Year Seminar? 
You can earn up to 16.5 AOA Category 1-A Credits or AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Information on Continuing Medical Education credits for the AOCA Mid Year Seminar are available on the event website under Accreditation. 

Q: What is the difference between AOA and AMA credits?  
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are typically allopathic CME while AOA CME is typically osteopathic CME. Both are equivalent. The physician should make a selection on which credit to claim based upon their own person requirements with their boards, state licensure, etc. Learn more. 

Q: Is there an On-Demand registration option?

Yes, On-Demand registration is available. The On-Demand course content is eligible for up to 15.5 AOA Category 1-A credits. Please note that access to the On-Demand recordings will not be given until after the conclusion of the Mid Year Seminar. Access to the recordings will be given by March 27, 2023. On Demand recordings will be available for participants to view and claim CME credits until June 30, 2023.

Q: Is there a mobile app for the Mid Year Seminar?  
Yes, there will be a mobile app for the Mid Year Seminar. Build your own schedule, set meeting reminders, access conference FAQ’s and Connect and Chat with other attendees in the AOCA 2023 App! Instructions are forthcoming. 

Q: Where can I send feedback or suggestions? 
The AOCA constantly strives to improve your EDUCATIONAL experience. All feedback and suggestions are appreciated. Email [email protected]or call AOCA at 800-842-2622.

Q: When will future AOCA conferences be held?
September 30 - October 03, 2023 – Annual Convention & Conclave/VAPOR in St. Pete Beach, FL at the Don CeSar hotel.