Continuing Education Credits

INPCS23: Coming Together to Transform Care
September 12-15, 2023
Minneapolis Minnesota

This activity is jointly provided by Medical Education Resources and the International Palliative Care Society.

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Target Audience

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, registered nurses and social workers involved in the care neuropalliative care of patients.

Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:

  • Apply educational and messaging strategies to improve neuropalliative care interest, learning and behaviors amongst trainees and healthcare providers in practice.
  • Initiate clinical programs and research that address disparities in neuropalliative care.
  • Organize multidisciplinary neuropalliative care clinical programs to meet the needs of patients and families using local resources and meeting local context.
  • Provide a palliative care approach to patients and families living with neurological illnesses.


Program Agenda


Accreditation Statement


In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Medical Education Resources (MER) and International Neuropalliative Care Society. MER is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE)
This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 9.25 Interprofessional continuing Education (IPCE) credits for learning and change.

Physician Credit
Medical Education Resources designates this live activity for a maximum of 9.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Credit
Medical Education Resources designates this live activity for a maximum of 9.25 ANCC nursing contact hours. Nurses will be awarded contact hours upon successful completion of the activity.

Social Work
As a Jointly Accredited Organization, Medical Education Resources is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. Regulatory boards are the final authority on courses accepted for continuing education credit. Social workers completing this course receive 9.25 general continuing education credits.

Disclosure of Relevant Financial Relationships

Medical Education Resources ensures balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all our educational activities. In accordance with this policy, MER identifies relevant financial relationships with its instructors, content managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of an activity. Reported relevant financial relationships are mitigated by MER to ensure that all scientific research referred to, reported, or used in an accredited continuing education activity conforms to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection, and analysis. MER is committed to providing learners with high-quality accredited continuing education activities that promote improvements or quality in health care and not the business interest of an ineligible company.

The faculty reported the following financial relationships with ineligible companies whose products or services may be mentioned in this activity:

The content managers reported the following financial relationships with ineligible companies whose products or services may be mentioned in this activity:


The content and views presented in this educational activity are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of Medical Education Resources and/or International Palliative Care Society. The authors have disclosed if there is any discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA in their presentations. Before prescribing any medicine, primary references and full prescribing information should be consulted. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contraindications on dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management.

Fee Information

Instructions for Receiving Credit

A statement of credit will be issued only upon receipt of a completed activity evaluation form. Please follow this link or click the red button below to claim your credits: