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.

Pediatric Advanced Life Support


Friday, November 14 & Saturday, November 15, 2014 COURSE IS FULL
PALS Provider Course
Friday, November 14 - 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 15 - 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Pavilion, East Texas Medical Center

This course is designed in accordance with the American Heart Association guidelines to teach the knowledge and skills necessary to provide pediatric advanced life support.

The PALS Provider Course is a two-day course limited to physicians, nurses, paramedics and allied healthcare providers who serve the pediatric population and are taking the course for the first time. Participants must be proficient in BLS Healthcare Provider skills. The East Texas PALS Program requires that LVNs take the 2-day provider course, and strongly encourages all healthcare providers that do not routinely utilize their PALS training to take the provider course.

Participants must be proficient in BLS Healthcare Provider skills.

NOTE: Class size is limited and our courses fill quickly. Space cannot be reserved without the completed registration form and fee. in order to allow adequate time for advance preparation, pre-registration is required by October 24, 2014. Study packets will be mailed upon receipt of registration. $25 cancellation fee before October 24, 2014 if materials are returned unopened. NO REFUNDS after that date.

For brochure or more information, call 903-877-7250 or email: debbie.bell@uthct.edu

Thursday, November 13, 2014
PALS Renewal Course
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The Pavilion, East Texas Medical Center

This course is designed in accordance with the American Heart Association guidelines to teach the knowledge and skills necessary to provide pediatric advanced life support.

The PALS Renewal Course is a one-day course for those who are recognized PALS providers. Participants must be proficient in BLS Healthcare Provider skills. The East Texas PALS Program requires that LVNs take the 2-day provider course, and strongly encourages all healthcare providers that do not routinely utilize their PALS training to take the provider course.

MUST include copy of current PALS card with registration form.

NOTE: Class size is limited and our courses fill quickly. Space cannot be reserved without the completed registration form and fee. in order to allow adequate time for advance preparation, pre-registration is required by October 24, 2014. Study packets will be mailed upon receipt of registration. $25 cancellation fee before October 24, 2014 if materials are returned unopened. NO REFUNDS after that date.

For brochure or more information, call 903-877-7250 or email: debbie.bell@uthct.edu


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