ACCME Commendation Ribbon

Continuing Medical Education

The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) has been awarded the highest level of Accreditation with Commendation as a provider of continuing medical education for physicians by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME).

ACCME accreditation seeks to assure both physicians and the public that continuing medical education activities sponsored by NFID meet the high standards of the Essentials and Standards for Accreditation as specified by the ACCME.

ACCME rigorously evaluates the overall continuing medical education programs of institutions according to standards adopted by all seven sponsoring organizations of medicine in the US including: the American Board of Medical Specialties, the American Hospital Association, the American Medical Association, the Association for Hospital Medical Education, the Association of American Medical Colleges, the Council of Medical Specialty Societies, and the Federation of State Medical Boards of the US, Inc.