The 25th International
Annual Congress of the
World Muscle Society

Certificate of Attendance

We have applied to the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) for the virtual congress and await their confirmation of accreditation. This page will be updated with the full information once confirmed.

The certificate of attendance will be available after completing the online evaluation. The process takes about 5 minutes. We thank you for your feedback as it is an important part of CME/CPD accreditation and helps us to improve future congresses.

Complete the overall virtual congress online evaluation up to two weeks post congress using the link in an email sent to registered delegates after the congress. Certificates will then be emailed to delegates approximately 3 weeks post congress.

Accreditation Statement and Credit Designation

European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (UEMS/EACCME)

Educational Objectives

Attendees at the WMS Virtual Congress will come away having had many learning opportunities. The Aims of the WMS and therefore its annual congress are:
a) to provide a multidisciplinary scientific forum to advance and disseminate knowledge in neuromuscular field for the benefit of patients.
b) to stimulate, encourage and help to develop programs for professionals working in the neuromuscular field
c) to encourage multidisciplinary collaboration
d) to provide opportunities for young investigators in the neuromuscular field
e) to promote the achievement of standards in clinical practice

This is all achieved through numerous poster discussion sessions throughout the programme where delegates at all stages of their career meet to discuss the latest science and research. Particular focus is placed on making sure the more senior attendees are very accessible to those starting out in their careers.

The virtual networking events are designed to be successful to encourage multidisciplinary collaboration.

After attending the event, participants will be able to demonstrate a greater understanding and knowledge in the neuromuscular field for the benefit of patients.

After attending the event, participants will have had many opportunities and been encouraged to form multidisciplinary collaborations.

After attending the event, young investigators in the field, will have had access to more senior investigators for active learning and discussions.

Target Audience

This is the premier annual congress on neuromuscular disorders, attended by established and young physicians, researchers, therapists, geneticists and neuropathologists from all over the world. The congress also embraces the pharmacists from the industry and incorporates their latest developments into specific aspects of the congress programme. All healthcare professional interested in the neuromuscular field, including the different disciplines involved in the study of neuromuscular disorders and the management of patients with these disorders, are welcomed to the world muscle society annual meeting.

Credit Breakdown

Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.


Disclosure and Resolution of Personal Conflicts of Interest

In accordance with CME/CPD accreditation criteria and standards for commercial support to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor, those in control of the educational content must disclose potential or actual conflicts of interest. Disclosure information is evaluated and conflicts of interest resolved. Disclosure is made to participants prior to the activity. Participants will be asked on the evaluation to assess the objectivity and independence of the event.

- Disclosure information will be available here at least one week prior to the event.

Industry Support Disclosure

This event is supported, in part, by funding from industry. All support is managed in strict accordance with CME/CPD accreditation criteria and standards for commercial support. Appropriate acknowledgement of all supporting organisations is made in the programme guide, on the event website, and with signage during the event.

- View a list of all industry supporters here.
- View detailed programmes for all Industry Sessions here.  

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Congress Organiser:

Azura Events Ltd, Devon, UK
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