SOMA 2023 CME/CE Learner Notification

Special Operations Medical Association
2023 Scientific Assembly
May 15 – 19, 2023
Raleigh, NC

Acknowledgement of Financial Commercial Support

No financial commercial support was received for this educational activity.

Acknowledgement of In-Kind Commercial Support

No in-kind commercial support was received for this educational activity.

Satisfactory Completion 

Learners must complete an evaluation form to receive a certificate of completion. Your chosen sessions must be attended in their entirety. Partial credit of individual sessions is not available. If you are seeking continuing education credit for a specialty not listed below, it is your responsibility to contact your licensing/certification board to determine course eligibility for your licensing/certification requirement.  

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and Special Operations Medical Association (SOMA).  Amedco LLC 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.

Amedco Joint Accreditation #4008163.

Physicians (ACCME) Credit Designation

Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 24.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Commission on Accreditation For Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE)

This continuing education activity is approved by the Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE) Course #: from the list provided below, CEH Number and Type: #60 F1. CAPCE represents that this program has met standards for accreditation and does not endorse the opinions or content presented. For more information, or to register a concern go to:

Objectives – After Attending This Program You Should Be Able To
  1. Improve the capability of the SOF Medical Operations and to serve as a Combat Enabler for US Special Operations Forces.
  2. Advance the art and science of Special Operations Medicine.
  3. Assist SOF to overcome the challenges of distance, difficult evacuations, immature theaters, and prolonged field care scenarios.

Disclosure of Conflict of Interest

The following table of disclosure information is provided to learners and contains the relevant financial relationships that each individual in a position to control the content disclosed to Amedco.  All of these relationships were treated as a conflict of interest, and have been resolved.  (C7 SCS 6.1-­‐6.2, 6.5)

CAPCE Information


Session Title:CAPCE Session #CEHAttended
Medical Director’s Operational Course23-SOMA-F1-00357.50 
Run with CLASS: Group and Individual Gait Retraining Strategies for Providers Working with Runners23-SOMA-F1-03282.00 
Tactical Medicine Review: earning your TP-C board certification23-SOMA-F1-08093.50 
Just a fancy BVM – A mechanical ventilation workshop – Part 223-SOMA-F1-09153.75 
Imaging Basics for Medics and Providers: Ankle, Knee, Shoulder, and Spine23-SOMA-F1-14363.75 
“Cricothyroidotomy: Master the Feel – Master the Steel” – Part 123-SOMA-F1-16553.75 
NATO SOF Medical Offset Strategy Concept23-SOMA-F1-22340.50 
Just a fancy BVM – A mechanical ventilation workshop – Part 123-SOMA-F1-24093.75 
Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine – Part 223-SOMA-F1-25173.75 
Basic Dry Needling of the Upper and Lower Extremities23-SOMA-F1-41637.50 
Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine – Part 123-SOMA-F1-41973.75 
Urologic Trauma, Reconstruction, and Fertility: Lessons Learned in 20 Years of War and Future Initiatives.23-SOMA-F1-55550.25 
Leveraging Extended Reality Training in Operational Medicine23-SOMA-F1-58612.00 
Training Scars: The Catalyst for Special Warfare Tactical Medical Cells23-SOMA-F1-71850.50 
SOF Whole Blood Program, Optimizing Your Program23-SOMA-F1-71873.75 
Pharmacologic Interventions to Enhance Warfighter Performance23-SOMA-F1-79270.50 
NATO Special Operations Headquarters Update23-SOMA-F1-79850.50 
Training Operational Medical Transload Capabilities in Virtual Reality23-SOMA-F1-82860.50 
Resuscitative Practices and Outcomes in a High Trauma Prolonged Care Setting23-SOMA-F1-85270.50 
“Cricothyroidotomy: Master the Feel – Master the Steel” – Part 223-SOMA-F1-85663.75 
“Twitchy Team Leader”: The importance of sick call operations at the team level23-SOMA-F1-97450.50 
Filling the Trauma Surgical Training Gap: Utilizing Dead Porcine Tissue for Damage Control Resuscitation and Surgery Skill Maintenance in a Low Resource Environment23-SOMA-F1-97463.75 

How to Get Your Certificate

  1. Go to
  2. Click on the title for the activity you wish to evaluate:
  3. 2023 Scientific Assembly – Physicians/others(Please click the physician link)
    1. Evaluation will be available online 05/19/2023 – 7/19/2023
  4. 2023 Scientific Assembly – CAPCE
    1. Evaluation will be available online 05/19/2023 – 7/19/2023
  5. Evaluate the meeting and click the hyperlink provided on the last page to claim your credit certificate.
  6. Save/Download/Print all pages of your certificate for your records.
  7. If you lose your certificate, or need help, go to

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