About Us Mission Statement The periFACTS® OB/GYN Academy is committed to providing high-quality, convenient, cost-effective, continuing professional education for healthcare providers practicing in obstetrics and gynecology. The periFACTS® OB/GYN Academy strives to stimulate and maintain a communication network among participating agencies and the University of Rochester Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Contact Hours The University of Rochester Center for Nursing Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP12376. Continuing Medical Education Credits Physicians, nurse practitioners, nurse midwives, and physician assistants also may participate in the periFACTS® program. The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™ for the Obstetrics and Fetal Monitoring course, 1 AMA PRA Category 1 credit™ for the Antepartum/Postpartum course and 1 AMA PRA Category 1 credit™ for the Gynecology course. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Check with your own state boards and/or certification organizations to ensure that these credits are accepted.