The University of Louisville's Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development is Accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education

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June 23-24, 2017
Join us as CME & PD along with the Skin Disease Education Foundation presents the "The 3rd Annual Neurology/Psychiatry Summit" to be held at Renaissance Washington, DC Hotel, 999 9th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001.

July 8, 2017
Join us as CME & PD along with the Department of Neurosurgery presents the "2017 Neuro-Oncology Symposium" to be held at Rudd Heart and Lung Conference Center, Great Halls 1 & 2, 201 Abraham Flexner Way, Louisville, KY 40202.

October 6-7, 2017
Join us as CME & PD along with the Department of Neurology presents "Motor Retraining (MoRe) for Functional Movement Disorders: A Multidisciplinary Treatment Approach" to be held at The Brown Hotel, 335 W Broadway, Louisville, KY 40202.

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CME & PD Mission

The mission of the University of Louisville Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development program (CME & PD) is to address the educational needs of physicians and other healthcare team members as they seek self-improvement through life-long learning.  Accredited CME, developed and implemented by the University of Louisville, is rooted in evidence-based medicine and seeks to enhance patient care.  Expected results of the University of Louisville CME program are to improve the professional competence of physicians and other healthcare team members which ultimately improve performance as well as outcomes in patient care.

Approved by the CME & PD Advisory Board, 12/06/2016

CME & PD Purpose

A cornerstone educational purpose of the University of Louisville School of Medicine is to "provide high quality continuing medical education in an environment of lifelong learning." Further, the School of Medicine has a "mandated statewide mission to meet the educational, research, and patient care needs of the Commonwealth of Kentucky and an urban mission to meet the needs of Louisville..."* CME & PD, in collaboration with our medical community which includes UofL Physicians, the School of Medicine clinical and biomedical science departments, the UofL Hospital, KentuckyOne Health, the Robley Rex Veteran's Administration Hospital, Ireland Community Army Hospital, and the Area Health Education Centers of Kentucky, seeks to identify and address professional clinical practice gaps and life-long educational needs. CME & PD offers consultation for the design, delivery, and evaluation of CME programming, and will accredit and document those continuing medical education activities in support of physician life-long learning requirements. Further, CME & PD will provide services as a joint-provider for national and international entities that pursue similar goals of meeting physician CME learning opportunities.

* Statement from the UofL School of Medicine LCME database document, 2012-13, referring to the School of Medicine educational objectives.