August 17 2005
We are proud and pleased to announce that The Weston A. Price
Foundation has obtained continuing education approval from eight health professions for our annual Wise Traditions 2005 Conference, November 11, 12, 13, 2005. Based on the requests of our members and health professionals, health professionals can now attend our conference as part of their professional development and education. For your reference:
Physicians: 16.25 Category 1 Credits toward the AMA Physician’s
Recognition Award. This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the Joint Sponsorship of MedChi, The
Maryland State Medical Society, and The Weston A. Price Foundation. MedChi is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. MedChi designates this activity for a maximum of 16.25 Category 1 credits toward the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only the credit(s) he/she actually spent in the education activity. (Credits recognized in all states)
Nurses: 17.7 or 18.1 or 20.1 contact hours, depending on track
selected This continuing nursing education activity for 17.7/18.1/20.1 contact hours was approved by the Maryland Nurses Association an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
(CEU’s recognized in all states)
Certified Nutritionists:14-16 CEU’s depending on track selected
(Recognized in all states)
Registered Dietitians: 17.25 CPEU’s (Recognized in all states)
Chiropractors: Yes (Recognized in all states)
Doctor of Naturopathy: Up to 15.5 CEU’s Naturopathic Physicians can possibly receive up to 14.5 CEUs from Bastyr University for attending this conference. The number of CEUs
will depend on track selection and attendance. Signing in at each
morning of the conference and for each track you attend is necessary to receive CEUs. If you do not sign in as required you will not be granted CEUs even if you did attend the lecture. For any questions on CEUs for naturopathic physicians please contact Pam Vaughn at Bastyr University at 425-602-3061 or pvaughn (at) bastyr.edu .
(CEU’s are not applicable to the State of Oregon)
Acupuncturists: 17 PDA points (Recognized in all states)
Massage Therapists: Pending Please check our website after Sept 15 for additional details.
Please feel free to share this information with your health
professional and invite them to attend the conference, Where Good Food and Good Health Meet. See you November 11-13!
Carol Esche,ND,RN,MA CNA, Director of Continuing Education
Sally Fallon, MA, President
Bill Sanda, BS, MBA, Executive Director