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


30th Anniversary Family Medicine Alumni CME Conference
Friday, April 17, 2015
8:00 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Academic Amphitheater
UT Health Northeast

NO CHARGE for alumni of the Family Medicine Residency Program at UT Health Northeast

COURSE OBJECTIVE
This conference is designed to provide practical, clinical infomration to physicians and other healthcare providers in various areas requiring ethical decision-making typical to a family practice setting.

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 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 credits. Participants should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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

Topics include:

  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Medical Update on Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pearls in Orthopedic Injuries in the Family Medicine Clinic
  • Role of Family Medicine in Shaping America’s Healthcare Future
  • Contemporary Management of Menopause
  • Therapy of Type 2 Diabetes

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

CANCER CONFERENCE
Saturday, April 25, 2015
9:00 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 5.5 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 5.5 contact hours, you must sign in, attend the entire activity each day, and complete the evaluation tool.

Topics include:

  • Advances in Prevention and Early Detection
  • Diet and Nutrition
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Vaccines for Cancer Prevention
  • HNPCC and Genetic Testing
  • Lung Cancer Screening

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









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