CME Bulletin Board
Courses sponsored by the ACP
The American College of Physicians is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.
The American College of Physicians designates these continuing medical education activities as category 1 of the Physicians' Recognition Award of the American Medical Association. One credit hour may be claimed for each hour of participation.
July 25-29, 2006
Seattle Internal Medicine Board Review. Bellevue, Wash. Location: The Westin Bellevue. Director: Douglas S. Paauw, FACP. Co-Director: Joyce E. Wipf, FACP. Groups A and D, $895; Group B, $695; Group C, $1,175.* Course code PG0612.
July 31-Aug. 4, 2006
Washington D.C. Internal Medicine Board Review. Arlington, Va. Location: Crystal Gateway Marriott. Director: Carmella Cole, FACP. Co-Director: Leonard Wartofsky, MACP. Groups A and D, $895; Group B, $695; Group C, $1,175.* Course code PG0611.
Sept. 7-9, 2006
Preparation for Recertification. Philadelphia. Location: Loews Philadelphia Hotel. Co-Directors: Geno J. Merli, FACP, and Howard H. Weitz, FACP. Groups A and D, $635; Group B, $475; Group C, $795.* Course code PG0613.
Sept. 10, 2006 ABIM SEP-Based Learning Session for Recertification. Module 00-A GIM. Philadelphia. Location: Loews Philadelphia Hotel. Co-Directors: Geno J. Merli, FACP, and Howard H. Weitz, FACP. Groups A and D, $209; Group B, $109; Group C, $369.* Additional fees may apply for SEP module. Course code PG0614.
Oct. 5-7, 2006
Preparation for Recertification. Chicago. Location: Wyndham Chicago. Director: Mahendr S. Kochar, MACP. Co-Director: Kesavan Kutty, FACP. Groups A and D, $635; Group B, $475; Group C, $795.* Course code PG0615.
Oct. 8, 2006
ABIM SEP-Based Learning Session for Recertification. Module 87-F Outpatient. Chicago. Location: Wyndham Chicago. Director: Mahendr S. Kochar, MACP. Co-Director: Kesavan Kutty, FACP. Groups A and D, $209; Group B, $109; Group C, $369.* Additional fees may apply for SEP module. Course code PG0616.
Oct. 20-21, 2006
2006 Update in Healthcare Quality, Efficiency and Pay for Performance. Presented by ACP and Harvard Medical School department of continuing education. Boston. Location: Copley Plaza Hotel. Directors: Mark D. Aronson, FACP, and Kevin B. Weiss, FACP. Registration fees to be announced.
Medical Laboratory Evaluation (MLE) Proficiency Testing Program. Up to nine hours of category 1 CME credits per year in self-instructional materials covering blood banking, chemistry, hematology, immunology, microbiology, urinalysis and laboratory quality assurance. ASCP CMLE credits also available. Offered as a free service only to MLE participants. Contact MLE customer service at 800-338-2746, option 5, for more information; fax: 202-835-0440; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
* Codes for registration fees are: A—ACP Member, Fellow and Master; B—ACP Associate; C—nonmember; D—resident, research fellow or allied health professional (verification letter required)
Courses sponsored by organizations other than the ACP
Sept. 13-17, 2006
11th Annual Infectious Disease 2006 Board Review Course. Location: The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner, McLean, Va.. Sponsored by the Center for Bio-Medical Communication Inc. Category 1 credits offered. Information: Jeanne Conway, project coordinator, Center for Bio-Medical Communication Inc., 433 Hackensack Ave., 9th flr., Hackensack, NJ 07601; 201-342-5300; fax: 201-342-7555; email: email@example.com; Web www.cbcbiomed.com.
Oct. 23-25 & Nov. 6-8, 2006
Clinical Reviews 2006: Mayo Clinic, Rochester. Select either session. Location: Mayo Civic Center, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. Sponsored by the Mayo School of Medicine and the College of Continuing Medical Education. Category 1 credits offered. Information: Nichole Nicholas, CME specialist, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St. SW, Plummer 2-60, Rochester, MN 55902; 507-266-9928; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web: http://www.mayo.edu/cme/.
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