RSNA highlights EdCentral educational opportunities
The RSNA is highlighting several educational opportunities it will be offering through its platform EdCentral in the new year.Events include the following:A virtual course called "Implementing and Evaluating AI for Radiology" to be held March 14 and March 21An in-person grant proposal workshop to be held March 15 to 16 at RSNA headquarters in Oak Brook, IllinoisAn in-person course on medical 3D printing to be held April 19 and 20 at the Convene at Willis Tower in ChicagoThe RSNA's EdCentral dashboard tracks participants' course progress and offers continuing medical education (CME) credit access, the society said. (Source:...
Source: Headlines - January 29, 2024 Category: Radiology Authors: staff writers Tags: Industry News Associations Source Type: news

Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & amp; Safety Announces Launch of Internationally Recognized Curriculum on Enhanced Respiratory Care
The Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety (PPAHS) announced today the launch of a suite of 7 continuing medical education (CME) online courses to educate and certify clinicians worldwide as part of its Enhanced Respiratory Care program. The clinician certification curriculum... (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - January 22, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: PDT Source Type: news

eMedEvents Corporation Clinches Double Platinum at 2023 eHealthcare Leadership Awards
eMedEvents Corporation, a global Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Continuing Education (CE) marketplace has clinched two prestigious Platinum awards at the 2023 eHealthcare Leadership Awards. BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Dec. 13, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- In a resounding triumph,... (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - December 13, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: AWD Source Type: news

The Mount Sinai Hospital Commemorates 75th Anniversary of First Dialysis Procedure with Continuing Medical Education Event
The Dialysis Odyssey celebrates research advancements changing practice and improving lives of patients today NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Seventy-five years after pioneering doctors at The Mount Sinai Hospital conducted the first hemodialysis treatment in the United... (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - September 21, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: FVT Source Type: news

Doctors Sue California Over Implicit Bias Training
(MedPage Today) -- Two California doctors and a nonprofit filed a lawsuit against top officials of the Medical Board of California (MBC) Tuesday to block a state requirement that implicit bias training be included within continuing medical education... (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - August 3, 2023 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Four Steps toward a Stronger African Health Workforce in 2030 and Beyond
By Onikepe Owolabi , Senior global technical director for family planning and maternal, newborn, and child health ; Esther Tumbare, Senior global technical director for HIV Nicodemas Ondies, medical lab officer at Tudor Subcounty Hospital in Mombasa County, Kenya takes samples from a client. Photo by Edwin Joe for IntraHealth International.December 20, 2022As 2022 ends, the world is reflecting on and trying to recover from the third year of an ongoing pandemic. The road to recovery is long and made even more difficult by the massive shortage of what drives health systems: the health worker.Last week, this shortage ...
Source: IntraHealth International - December 20, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: kseaton Tags: Health workforce development Leadership and Governance Policy & Advocacy Systems Health Workers Source Type: news

BroadcastMed Acquires AEGIS Dental Network
FARMINGTON, Conn., Aug. 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- BroadcastMed, the world ' s most innovative healthcare media company has acquired AEGIS Dental Network, expanding its audience of healthcare professionals with the addition of 400k dental clinicians to its existing membership of 1.7+million physicians across 11 specialties, resulting in an organization with more than 100 combined years of professional experience, leadership, and insight into healthcare publishing, education, and multimedia communications. The official announcement was made on August 18, 2022. This strategic investment is backed by 424 Capital, a growth capit...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - August 26, 2022 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Telehealth Took Off During the Pandemic. Now, Battles Over State Lines and Licensing Threaten Patients ’ Options
Televisits for medical care took off during the worst days of the pandemic, quickly becoming commonplace. Throughout, it’s probably seemed like it doesn’t matter what state the provider of these telehealth services is located. But that’s only because most states, along with the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, temporarily waived rules requiring licensed clinicians to hold a valid license in the state where their patient is located. Now states are rolling back many of those pandemic workarounds—meaning the ability to conduct certain virtual appointments may be nearing an end. Johns ...
Source: TIME: Health - August 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Julie Appleby / Kaiser Health News Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Electronic consultations between primary providers and radiologists improve patient care
(American Roentgen Ray Society) According to ARRS' American Journal of Roentgenology (AJR), the eConsult electronic consultation system allowed primary care providers to easily consult with radiologists, was perceived as high value by primary care providers, resulted in altered patient management, and avoided unnecessary imaging tests. " We identified follow-up imaging of cystic lesions and imaging workup of pain in patients as opportunities for continuing medical education for primary care providers, " the AJR authors wrote. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 19, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

UC Riverside and NEI partner to deliver continuing medical education
(University of California - Riverside) The UC Riverside Department of Psychiatry and Neuroscience and Neuroscience Education Institute have partnered to deliver continuing medical education to mental health care providers throughout the United States. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

AAFP COVID-19 CME Webinar Series: Landing Page
Source: American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). Published: 4/2020. This web page provides American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) COVID-19 webinars, starting on April 3, 2020. Information is provided about Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit. The page is updated with new webinars as they take place. (Video or Multimedia) (Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - April 1, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

COVID-19 CME (Continuing Medical Education) Bundle
Source: American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP). Publication Date not provided. This Continuing Medical Education (CME) bundle includes four lectures designed to help participants manage patients in the emergency department who present with symptoms related to COVID-19 (coronavirus). It focuses on transforming frustration into motivation; different types of ventilators, settings, and management of patients on ventilators; care of critical patients who require ICU care when the ICE is full; and the pathophysiology and pharmacological management of acute decompensated heart failure. (Video or Multimedia) (Source: Di...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - March 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

BU doc wins prestigious John P. McGovern award
(Boston University School of Medicine) Daniel P. Alford, MD, MPH, professor of medicine and associate Dean of Continuing Medical Education at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM), received the John P. McGovern Award for Excellence in Medical Education at the annual conference of the Association for Multidisciplinary Education and Research in Substance use and Addiction (AMERSA). The McGovern Award is AMERSA's highest honor. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Wills Eye opens $1.5M training lab
Wills Eye Hospital unveiled its latest training tool with the opening of the $1.5 million William Maul Measey Ophthalmic Surgical Training (MOST) Laboratory at the Philadelphia medical center. The MOST Lab was created to enable residents, fellows, faculty, those pursuing continuing medical education and select industry partners to learn and practice basic and advanced surgical techniques. Procedures that will be demonstrated in the lab include phacoemulsification cataract surgery, MSICS cataract… (Source: Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 13, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Journal of Alzheimer's Disease partners with Advanced Continuing Education Association to launch new CME article series
(IOS Press) The Journal of Alzheimer's Disease (JAD) is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Advanced Continuing Education Association (ACEA) to provide a new series of fully accredited continuing medical education (CME) journal articles. The program, accredited under the ACCME and open to US and Canadian physicians, launches today with 10 landmark articles published in JAD, each with a corresponding CME post-test providing 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™ . (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news