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The University of Washington School of Medicine, Office of Continuing Medical Education strives to provide high quality educational opportunities for physicians and other healthcare providers which enhance their knowledge, skill and professional performance. We are dedicated to improving overall patient care and the general health and well-being of the public.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) has a new website to assist you with managing your CME credits.

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March 4 - March 5, 2016 MJ1612 Diabetes Update for Primary Care Providers
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This is a comprehensive course on diabetes geared towards primary care providers. There is an immense need for education as the incidence of diabetes in the general population reaches 10%; primary care clinics carry the major burden of these patients. Didactic lectures and interactive workshops offered in this program will provide information on current classification of diabetes, glycemic targets, as well as effective diagnostic and management strategies using available therapeutic modalities. A highlight of this course is an update on the use of newly available pharmacologic agents for diabetes. Current therapies in obesity, management of diabetic kidney disease and lipid disorders in diabetes will be reviewed. Offerings also include workshops which provide interactive case discussions on medical nutrition therapy as well as use of oral and injectable agents. Other timely topics include discussions on preparing patients for surgery/procedures, cost issues and use of technology in diabetes management.

University of Washington Campus
Husky Union Building Ballroom
Seattle, WA

March 13 - March 19, 2016 MJ1613 Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Review
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This course is designed as a comprehensive review for physicians preparing for ABPM&R Part 1 or 2 Board Certification or re-certification examinations. The curriculum is divided into modules chaired by expert faculty. Teaching methodology is primarily via lectures, with interactive waveform analysis for EMG review and the opportunity to participate in Mock Oral Examinations.

University of Washington Campus
Husky Union Building Lyceum
Seattle, WA

*The contracted hotel room rate and block at the Silver Cloud Inn will expire on Friday, February 12, at 3:00 pm PST.

March 23 - March 24, 2016 MJ1609 Women's Health Care Update
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MJ1609 Women's Health Care Update has been CANCELLED for 2016. Please check this website next year for details regarding Women's Health Care Update in 2017.

April 29 - April 30, 2016 MJ1611 Clinical Cardiology Pearls for Primary Care
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This course is tailored for a primary care audience and is intended to provide practical, up-to-date information on commonly encountered cardiovascular diseases. World-class faculty from the UW School of Medicine will teach participants using case-based lectures and an audience response system to encourage interactive dialogue. Recent guidelines for hypertension, cholesterol management, and SVT will be reviewed. Everyday primary care topics including diagnosis and treatment of coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, supraventricular arrhythmias and atrial fibrillation will be covered. Practical issues regarding use of new anticoagulants and appropriateness of cardiac testing will be discussed. Attendees will be invited to submit their most challenging cases for incorporation into the sessions.

Westin Seattle
Seattle, WA

July 15 - July 17, 2016 MJ1701 17th Update: Travel Medicine and Global Health
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This conference will provide an overview of travel medicine. The conference is targeted to non-specialist physicians and other medical professionals who will care for patients visiting developing countries and who have an interest in global health.  Topics relating to pre-travel care (including immunizations, and malaria prophylaxis) and post-travel care (work up of common medical complaints in the returned traveler will be discussed.

University of Washington Campus
Husky Union Building Ballroom
Seattle, WA

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August 1 - August 5, 2016 MJ1702 Summer Seminar in Healthcare Ethics
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This annual one-week Seminar is an intensive, interactive introduction to the four-box method of analysis of ethical issues in clinical care, developed by Jonsen, Siegler and Winslade in their book Clinical Ethics. The Seminar also introduces the Core Competencies in Health Care Ethics Consultation. Lectures are designed to familiarize participants with basic definitions and arguments in each of the major topics of clinical ethics. 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Physicians, nurses, social workers, chaplains, attorneys, teachers and other professionals involved in the care of patients or the education of providers.

University of Washington Campus
Health Sciences Building

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August 14 - August 17, 2016 MJ1703 Emergency Radiology 2016
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Emergency Radiology will provide comprehensive presentations and interactive discussions covering the broad range of emergency imaging, including epidemiology and mechanisms of trauma, clinicians’ expectations of imaging and an integrated imaging approach to injuries of the head, neck, spine, torso, pelvis and appendicular skeleton.

Grand Hyatt Seattle
Seattle, WA

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September 12 - September 16, 2016 MJ1704 44th Annual Advances in Family Practice and Primary Care
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The goal of this program is to provide current information about practice skills and the diagnosis and management of a broad array of primary health care issues within family medicine, cardiology, endocrinology, psychiatry and behavioral science, neurology, sports medicine, women’s health, pulmonology, nephrology, infectious disease, chronic pain, pediatrics and gastroenterology.

University of Washington Campus
Health Sciences Building, Hogness Auditorium
Seattle, WA

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September 24 - September 27, 2016 MJ1710 Comprehensive Hematology & Oncology Review
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This four-day program will incorporate data supporting guideline-based recommendations and recent advances regarding therapeutic options in patients with malignant solid tumor and hematologic disorders. At the end of the course, physicians will leave with a deeper understanding of the pathogenesis, diagnostic evaluation and therapeutic modalities available for common solid tumor malignancies, hematologic malignancies and the bleeding/thrombotic patient.

W Hotel
Seattle, WA

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October 28 - October 29, 2016 DC1706 Cancer Survivorship for Clinicians
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DC1706- Cancer Survivorship for Clinicians

With survivorship now recognized as a distinct phase of care in the cancer continuum, the focus turns to surveillance for, and management of, long-term and late effects that occur as a result of cancer and its treatment, as well as the health promotion and prevention of disease strategies that are particularly important for cancer survivors.

This conference, featuring speakers who are the leaders in the field of cancer survivorship, covers an important and increasingly relevant gap in the medical education of clinicians who care for cancer survivors

For more information or to register, please go to: http://www.fredhutch.org/en/treatment/survivorship/events-education/survivorship-clinicians.html


The University of Washington School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.