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


East Texas Chapter
Texas Academy of Family Physicians
Annual CME Meeting
Sunday, August 10, 2014
8:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Panola College Student Center
Carthage, Texas

COURSE OBJECTIVE
This conference is designed to provide practical, clinical information to physicians and mid-level practitioners in various areas requiring eithical 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 only claom credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ETHICS CREDIT
UT Health Northeast has designated the presentation Medical Alternative to Blood Transfusion for 1.0 hour of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibilities.

Lectures will be followed by the opportunity for questions and answers.

Topics include:

  • Wound Care Update
  • Neuroplasticity of Addiction
  • Medical Alternative to Blood Transfusion
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Approached to Mental Health Issues, Part 2: Bipolar Disorder
  • Allergy Update

For more information please call:
UT Health Northeast
Department of Medical Education
(903) 877-7250
or email: debbie.bell@uthct.edu

Fluoroscopy and Radiation Safety Awareness CME Training Course
Saturday, January 24, 2015
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Academic Amphitheater
UT Health Northeast

Meets the required training of Part 289.227 of the Texas Administrative Code for 8.0 hours of Category 1 CME training for physicians performing Fluoroscopically Guided Interventions (FGI). Also required training for PAs, NPs, and nurses that perform interventional procedures under the supervision of a physician.

The course also includes the one-hour of required fluoroscopic machine training.

$89 includes breakfast, lunch and course materials.

For the conference brochure and registration information email Janise.mcpherson@uthct.edu
(903) 877-7251








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