WEBTREATS: Continuing Medical Education (CME) Information

This list, prepared by the College Resource Center Librarians from other sources, is provided for information only.  Referral to these sites does not imply endorsement of The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of either the organization or their contents, expressed views, programs, or political activities.  Further, the College does not endorse any commercial products that may be advertised or available from these organizations or on these websites. This list is not meant to be comprehensive; the exclusion of a site does not reflect the quality of that site.  Please note that sites and URLs are subject to change without warning.   mash/jer 7/25/16

 

Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)

The ACCME identifies, develops and promotes standards for CME and offers workshops, conferences, and presentations to members of the CME community.

 

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) – Continuing Medical Education

AAFP’s CME website allows users to browse CME activities by topic, location, date, or format (online, print, and others).

 

American Board of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

ABOG’s website has information on board certification and the Maintenance of Certification process.

 

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists – Education and Events

The education and events website has information on CME activities, including postgraduate courses, webcasts, and other CME programs.

 

American Medical Association (AMA) – Education Center

This site offers information on live and online courses as well as print monographs and journal CME.

 

American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (ASCCP) – Education and Meetings

ASCCP’s education website includes information on meetings and interactive media programs on the screening and management of lower genital tract disease.

American Society for Reproductive Medicine – eLearn
This website has online courses on various topics in reproductive medicine, including some certificate programs.
 

Association of Reproductive Health Professionals (ARHP) – Professional Education

This ARHP site offers online courses and monographs on contraception and other women’s health topics. It also includes information on live CME courses.

Audio-Digest Foundation

This site by the California Medical Association offers CME for physicians and other health care professionals. Users can browse audio programs and podcasts by specialty.

 

Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education

This site offers online CME activities, webcasts, podcasts, and text-based activities on various topics, including women’s health courses.

 

FreeCME

This site includes courses for CME credit on a variety of topics, including women’s health.

 

Institute for Healthcare Improvement – Author in the Room

This site offers CME credit through the Author in the Room teleconference series based on JAMA articles.

 

Massachusetts Medical Society - Continuing Education

The MMS, publisher of the New England Journal of Medicine, offers online CME courses on practice management, public health, ethics, risk management, and more.

 

Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development

This site from the Mayo Clinic offers online and live CME courses in various specialties, including women’s health.

 

National Abortion Federation's Early Options: A Provider's Guide to Medical Abortion

This Web-based CME activity provides health care professionals with the information necessary to safely and effectively offer medical abortion to their patients seeking abortion services.

 

National Vulvodynia Association
This is a free online tutorial by the NVA, covering the prevalence, diagnosis, and treatment of vulvodynia.
 

PediaLink Learning Center

This is the American Academy of Pediatrics continuing medical education website. The site lists live CME activities, as well as online courses and CME articles from AAP journals.

 

Surgical Conference Finder

This is a free search engine for surgical conferences. Users can search by specialty, country, and date.

 

 

Some journals offering CME:

 

The Clinics of North America Journals

 

Contemporary Ob/Gyn

 

Fertility and Sterility

 

JAMA Network Continuing Medical Education

 

Journal of Midwifery and Women’s Health

 

Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada

 

Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing

 

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report

 

New England Journal of Medicine

 

OBG Management

 

Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey

 

Obstetrics and Gynecology

 

 

Some medical schools offering online CME:

 

Baylor College of Medicine Online CME

 

Harvard Medical School

 

Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

 

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

 

Contact:

Mary Hyde
Senior Director

Beth DeFrancis Sun
Special Collections Librarian

Jean Riedlinger
Reference Librarian

resources@acog.org

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