Committee on Continuing Medical Education

The Committee on Continuing Medical Education (CCME) is made up of representatives of The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists' Districts, liaison members of international organizations with whom the College sponsors postgraduate courses (Federaction Mexicana de Ginecologia y Obstetricia; Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada (SOGC), representatives from the College programs such as the Committee on Scientific Program (CSP) for the Annual Clinical Meeting, and the Editor-in-chief of the College Update Series. The staff includes the Vice President for Education, Director of the Department of Continuing Professional Development, Cognate Administrator, and Program Specialists of the Department of Continuing Professional Development. The CCME oversees the development of postgraduate courses, jointly sponsored programs and enduring materials to ensure compliance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Essential Areas and Policies. The primary role of the CCME is to ensure quality and consistency in the content development and design processs for each educational activity.

2014-2015 Committee Members

Wayne Trout, MD, Chair - District V
Chrystie K. Fujimoto, MD, Vice Chair - District VIII
Cheung Wong, MD, District I
Iffath A. Hoskins, MD, District II
Francine Ellen Sinofsky, MD, District III
Frank N. Harrison, Jr., MD, District IV
TBD
, Distict V
Kirk D. Ramin, MD, District VI
Grant R. Cox, MD, District VII
Chrystie K. Fujimoto, MD, District VIII
Rita Melkonian, MD, District IX
John D. O'Boyle, MD, Armed Forces District
TBD
, District XI
J. Kell Williams, MD, District XII

Annual Clinical Meeting Liaison
Daniel Breitkopf, MD

Executive Board Liaison
Paul Tomich, MD - Ex Officio - Executive Board Member

Liaison Members

Luis C. Uribe-Ramirez, MD, Federacion Mexicana de Ginecologia y Obstetricia
Jennifer Blake, MD, The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada

Young Physician Member

Sarah M. Page-Ramsey, MD
Rajiv B. Gala, MD

Update

Robert J. Sokol, MD

STAFF

Sandra A. Carson, MD Vice President, Education (scarson@acog.org)
Vanita Murray, Director, Dept of Continuing Professional Development (vmurray@acog.org)
Rhonda Greene, Program Specialist, Dept of Continuing Professional Development (rgreene@acog.org)
Lanetta Toland, Program Specialist, Dept of Continuing Professional Development (ltoland@acog.org)
Christina Brooks, Cognate Administrator, Dept of Continuing Professional Development (cbrooks@acog.org)
Yvonne Howard, Program Specialist, Dept of Continuing Professional Development (yhoward@acog.org)

Contact:

Vanita Murray
Director
Cont Prof Dev
cme@acog.org