ACNM/SNMMI Webinar Series (CME/SAM Credit) Gastric Emptying: Bread & Butter, Nuts & Bolts

MOC Part II SAM Modules

ACNM/SNMMI Webinar Series (CME/SAM Credit) -Gastric Emptying: Bread & Butter, Nuts & Bolts

Release Date: 5/26/2020
Expiration Date: 5/31/2023

SNMMI/ACNM Members: $0
Non-Members: $49.00

Continuing Education Credit Information

The American Board of Nuclear Medicine has reviewed and approved this Journal SAM activity submitted by the SNMMI. This activity fulfills the requirements of the ABNM Maintenance of Certification program for self-assessment. 1.0 SAMs have been awarded for this activity.

AMA-PRA (Physician)
The Society for Nuclear Medicine and Medical Imaging, Inc. (SNMMI) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. SNMMI designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

1. Define the guidelines for solid Gastric Emptying Studies as published by the SNMMI.
2. Describe the proper method for radiopharmaceutical tagging for a solid meal and the basic imaging protocol.
3. Examine the concept of percentage retention and know the normal values for the 4 hr time period.
4. Discuss factors that can contribute to accelerated or delayed gastric emptying.

Target Audience

The Life Long Learning and Self-Assessment activity is designed for all nuclear medicine physicians and radiologists.


Michael L. Middleton, MD, CPE, FACNM

In accordance with ACCME Revised Standards for Commercial Support and SNMMI Conflict-of-Interest Policy, the speaker has indicated no relevant relationships that could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest. Disclosure of a relationship is not intended to suggest or to condone bias but is made to provide participants with information that might be of potential importance to their evaluation of the activity.

Contact Information

For questions please contact Lisa Dickinson, Associate Director of Education at or 703-652-6783.