Privacy and Confidentiality Policy

The Office of Continuing Medical Education adheres to Boston University's Information Security Policy and the Conditions of Use and Policy on Computing Ethics .

Data gathered from participants who subscribe to Boston University School of Medicine's (BUSM) Continuing Medical Education (CME) e-mail listserv or who participate in BUSM CME Internet-Based CME program is confidential.

Individual identifiable information is not shared with outside parties. Cumulative data may be analyzed by CME personnel, and upon occasion, by individuals external to BUSM CME, in order to determine trends.

Special Services

To request reasonable accommodations for disabilities, please notify the Office of Continuing Medical Education, in writing, at least two weeks prior to the start of the conference.

Dietary Needs

Barry M. Manuel Continuing Medical Education Office will work to accommodate dietary requests (including, but not limited to: kosher, vegetarian, low-cholesterol, and low-sodium meals) received, in writing, at least two weeks prior to the start of the conference.


Substitutions may be made at any time without an additional charge. Refunds will be issued for all cancellations received two weeks prior to the start of the conference. Should cancellation occur less than two weeks prior, a credit towards another course will be issued, not a refund. An administrative fee will be charged for all refunds and credits. (Administrative fees vary based on conference. Please see specific conference registration page for correct fee.) “No shows” are subject to the full conference fee. Cancellations/substitutions must be made IN WRITING. No refunds or credits will be issued once the conference has started. This conference is subject to change and/or cancellation.

Disclosure Policy

It is the policy of Barry M. Manuel Continuing Medical Education Office, that faculty disclose to program participants any real or apparent conflict of interest. In addition, faculty are asked to disclose any discussion pertaining to the unapproved use of pharmaceuticals and devices.

If you ever feel this policy has not been adhered to, please use the form or contact information below to let us know immediately.

Mailing Address

Boston University School of Medicine
Barry M. Manuel Continuing Medical Education Office
72 East Concord Street, B208
Boston, MA 02118-2307

Phone Number

Phone: (617) 358-5005
Fax: (617) 358-5042

If you have any questions, comments, or concerns please contact the BU CME/CNE Office using the web-form or phone number above. For any concerns that cannot be resolved with BU CME/CNE directly, please follow the complaint resolution process outlined on the State Authorization & Distance Education Website: