Category Archives: Medical Education

NY Medical School Revamps Requirements To Lure English Majors

Rather than accepting medical students who majored in biology or chemistry, Mt Sinai New York have accepted applicants who came through a humanities-oriented program at Mount Sinai known as HuMed. As undergraduates, they majored in things like English or history … Continue reading

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CME Is An Effective Learning Hub For Physicians

Why CME Providers Are Celebrating This Week: Decades Worth of CME Studies Found That CME Is Undeniably An Effective Learning Hub For Physicians By: Haley Hoffman and Beth Brillinger, CCMEP Last week, the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) … Continue reading

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APA Reviews Maintenance of Certification

The American Psychiatric Association (APA) published a review and summary of the maintenance of certification (MOC) requirements for the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN). This review is designed to assist members to prepare for the ABPN re-certification process. … Continue reading

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Sixth Annual Chair Summit Begins This Week

This week a Master Class for Neuroscience Development called the Chair Summit takes place in Tampa, FL (Sept 26-28, 2013). In the early days of medical training in Kos, students, trainees and medical colleagues would gather to discuss their cases … Continue reading

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Interns may devote only 12% of their time to patients

In the New York Times (5/30) “Well” blog, Pauline W. Chen, MD, writes that a “dramatic decrease in time spent with patients compared with previous generations appears to be linked to new constraints young doctors now face, most notably duty … Continue reading

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CME Outfitters Awarded Accreditation with Commendation

CME Outfitters (CMEO), a leading provider for continuing medical education, is proud to announce that it has been awarded Accreditation with Commendation, the highest recognition an organization can merit.  This is a second time award for CMEO since it first … Continue reading

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CME Outfitters Celebrates Successes From the 37th Annual Alliance for Continuing Education in the Health Professions Conference

Attendance at the Alliance for Continuing Education in the Health Professions 37th Annual Conference resulted in CME Outfitters receiving two NAMEC Awards and one Distinguished Member Award CME Outfitters (CMEO), a leading provider for continuing medical education, celebrates its many … Continue reading

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CME Outfitters Launches New Expert Interview Format

CME Outfitters, LLC has launched a new educational format, the Expert Interview. This new format provides a forum for curriculum-based education by delivering an avenue for clinicians to submit specific questions to expert faculty that apply directly to clinical practice. … Continue reading

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Risk Rx Publishes CMEO Article on Diagnostic Errors in Clinical Practice

Risk Rx, a State University of Florida Self-Insurance Program (UF SIP) publication, recently published a reprint of a CME Outfitters, LLC (CMEO) neuroscienceCME Compass Points article written by Christina J. Ansted, MPH, CCMEP. This article discusses the pitfalls of cognitive … Continue reading

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Chair Summit Meeting Highlights – available now in HORM

Article series from the 3rd Annual Chair Summit, The Master Class for Neuroscience Professional Development (Chair Summit) available now in Health Outcomes Research in Medicine journal (HORM) The continuing professional development of clinicians protects one of our nation’s most precious … Continue reading

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