Medical Education

The Department of Medical Education is responsible for all continuing medical education (CME) activities. The mission of the Health Science Center's CME program is to provide high quality educational activities designed to enhance physicians' commitment to lifelong learning.

The ultimate goal is to promote and further the practice of evidence-based and cost-effective healthcare in keeping with the Health Science Center's mission to provide excellent patient care.

CME Conferences


ANNUAL PSYCHIATRY CONFERENCE FOR PRIMARY CARE
Saturday, May 30, 2015
8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Academic Amphitheater
UT Health Northeast

Continuing Education Credit
CME: UT Health Northeast is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

UT Health Northeast designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 credits. Participants should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ETHICS: UT Health Northeast has designated this conference for 1.0 hour of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.

CNE: UT Health Northeast is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

To obtain 6.5 contact hours, you must sign in, attend the entire activity each day, and complete the evaluation tool.

SOCIAL WORKERS: In collaboration with Integrated Psychiatric Solutions/Integrated Behavioral Health, an approved provider of continuing social work education by the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners, this conference has been designated for .6 CEUs.

LPCs: In collaboration with Integrated Psychiatric Solutions/Integrated Behavioral Health, an approved provider of education for licensed professional counselors by the Texas State Board of Licensed Professional Counselor Examiners, this conference has been designated for .6 CEUs.

COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS: This conference will address CHW competencies and is appropriate for non-DSHS CEUs. Certificates of attendance will be awarded for 6 contact hours.

Topics include:

  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Antipsychotics - Rational polypharmacy and the myth of monotherapy for all
  • Voluntary vs. Involuntary Care (ethics credit)
  • Update of Senior Behavioral Health
  • Panel Discussion: Integration of Mental Health Services into Your Practice
  • Differentiating Bipolar from Unipolar Depression

For more information:
Call 903-877-7250
or Email Debbie.bell@uthct.edu









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