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.

Please also refer to the WEBTREAT on Online Medical Journals as many of these sites include relevant information.

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 has a searchable database of live, online, video, print, and other formats for CME activities. Users can also browse CME activities by topic.

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) - CME
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.

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.

CE Headquarters
This website, affiliated with the University of Iowa, allows users to earn CME credits at the point of care.

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.

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 improvement, public health, medical ethics, legal 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.

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 – Clinical Expert Series

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

University of Illinois at Chicago Online CME

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