To Receive Credit at ACPA’s 79th Annual Meeting

Attendees must attend at least 80% of each session for which they are requesting CE credits. Attendees must also submit a conference evaluation form to ACPA at the end of the conference in order to receive CE credits. More information regarding the CE submission process will be available soon..


All disclosures for sessions offering continuing education are reviewed by ACPA. Disclosure information for the ACPA Program task force will be available soon.

Full disclosure information for all sessions will be provided to attendees prior to the start of the 79th Annual Meeting.

Educational Objectives for ACPA’s Annual Meeting

  • Each learner will be able to discuss new topics and advancements in research, clinical and team driven care of patients with cleft and craniofacial anomalies.
  • Each learner will be able to identify and consider various clinical techniques, research findings, and improvements in team care for affected individuals.
  • Each learner will be able to explain the challenges of outcomes reporting, team coordination, and managing patient treatment and considering possible solutions.
  • Each learner will be able to incorporate ideas learned from colleagues across multiple disciplines, teams and locations to better serve their patients through team care.

 Continuing Medical Education

Accreditation Statement: The American Cleft Palate–Craniofacial Association (ACPA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement: ACPA designates this educational activity for a maximum of 28.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

This program is offered for up to 2.85 ASHA CEUs (Various Levels, Professional Area).

Nursing Continuing Professional Development

The American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This educational activity is offered for up to 28.5 nursing contact hours. Learners will be awarded contact hours for only the sessions they attend.

To receive nursing contact hours, learners must:

  • Attend 1 or more sessions.
  • Attend 80% or more of each session attended.
  • Complete and submit an evaluation form.