"But Why Bone?"

Austin, TX US
May 4, 2017

If you attended the 'But Why Bone?" session held Thursday, May 4, 2017 at the AACE Annual Meeting in Austin, TX, please proceed to attempt this assessment for ABIM Maintenance of Certification (MOC) credit. To begin, select the red 'Take Course' tab. You must be logged in to access the assessment.

  • AACE Members: login with the same username/password used for the AACE website.
  • Non-AACE Members: login using the non-member portal if you have an existing non-member account OR create an account if you are new to the AACE Education website.

Once logged in, you will be prompted to enter the access code you received onsite (found on page 7 of the Schedule-at-a-Glance). If you need assistance, please contact cme@aace.com.


Maintenance of Certification

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 0.75 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Only those who receive a passing score will be eligible for MOC credit. Please allow two weeks for MOC points to appear within your account on the ABIM website.

Participation information will be shared with the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) through the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Program and Activity Reporting System (PARS).

Learning Objectives

  • Explain the reasoning that led to the suspicion that bone is an endocrine organ regulating energy metabolism and reproduction
  • Describe the various functions of the bone-derived hormone osteocalcin
  • Infer from the known functions of osteocalcin an overall purpose for the endocrine functions of bone
Additional information
Available for MOC Points?: 
Yes
Practice Area: 
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 MOC
Course opens: 
05/04/2017
Course expires: 
05/04/2018
Event starts: 
05/04/2017 - 8:30am
Event ends: 
05/04/2017 - 9:15am
Cost:
$0.00
AACE Annual Meeting
500 E. Cesar Chavez St.
Austin, TX 78701
United States

Pauline Camacho, MD; Gerard Karsenty, MD

The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Available Credit

  • 0.75 MOC

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
05/04/2017
Course expires: 
05/04/2018

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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