THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF OBSTETRICIANS AND GYNECOLOGISTS CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION MISSION STATEMENT


 

 

MISSION
The ACOG Continuing Medical Education program supports the mission of the College to advance women’s health through life-long education of its members.


GOALS

  1. To facilitate improvement in women’s health care outcomes with a diverse, evidence-based and comprehensive selection of educational opportunities as defined in Educational Objectives: Core Curriculum in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

  2. To support life-long learning through a continuing medical education program developed and directed to address clinical practice gaps and other learning needs identified globally, nationally, locally or individually.

  3. To provide a variety of educational activities such as:

    a. Live meetings
    b. Journal-based
    c. Enduring materials
    d. Performance improvement

  4. To jointly provide educational activities, consistent with the ACCME Essential Areas and Elements, with ACOG Districts and Sections and with other organizations whose main purpose is the improvement of health care for women.

  5. The expected results of the CME program are that learners will be able to: gain and apply knowledge about important women’s health issues and use the tools and skills provided during the CME activity to make a meaningful, positive impact in the health of women.


Approved by Executive Board

2018

Contact:

Vanita Murray, MDE
Senior Director
Cont Prof Dev
cme@acog.org

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