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California STD/HIV Prevention Training Center
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit Hours...One course offering 2.0 hours.
CME Credits Awarded by....California Department of Health Services.
Cost for Credit....Free.
Instruction Type....Case-Based-Interactive.
Target Audience....FP, IM, PED, GYN, ID.
Educational material last updated....Not Stated.
Financial support...Centers for Disease Control.
The Chlamydia Course for California Providers is for clinicians who care for women of reproductive age. You must register before you can view any content.
You will also find links to other STD/ID/HIV sites:
HIV Web Study
Hepatitis Web Study

CDC Self-Study STD Modules for Clinicians
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...7 modules each offering 1.25 hours for total of 8.75 hours.
CME Credits Awarded by...CDC.
Cost..........Free.
Instruction Type.....Disease Based Interactive.
Target Audience....FP, IM, GYN, ID.
Educational material last updated...June, 2012.
Expiration of CME Credit...June, 2014.
Financial support...CDC.
Seven disease-based interactive modules: Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV), Human Papilloma Virus (HPV), Pelvic inflammatory Disease (PID), Syphilis and Vaginitis.

CDC Training and Continuing Education OnLine 
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...Most courses offer 2.5 hours. There are 59 courses offering about 150 hours (courses counted; hours not counted).
CME Credits Awarded by...CDC.
Cost..........Free.
Instruct. Type.....Slide-Audio Lecture.
Target Audience....PREVENTIVE MEDICINE, INFECTIOUS DISEASE.
Educational material last updated...2013.
CME Credit Expires...(Probably) one year after posting.
Financial support...CDC.
After login, Choose "Search." You may then search for courses by date, keyword, or display all. I recommend keyword "Web on Demand". This will bring you to a list of online courses on public health and preventive medicine topics with an emphasis on vaccination.

Chronic Liver Disease Foundation
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...About 71 activities offering 0.25 to 1.0 credit-hours. Total about 66 hours). 
CME Credits Awarded by....Various academic institutions.
Cost...........Free.
Instruction Types...Webcasts (video lectures with slides), Audiocasts (audio with slides), eMonographs ( for download and print), Congress Updates (highlights and breaking abstracts from EASL, DDW, ACG & AASLD) and Symposia Broadcasts.
Target Audiences...Hepatology, Gastroenterology and any medical professional who serves patients with chronic liver disease.
Educational material last updated....2013.
CME credit expires...One year after posting.
Financial Support...Multiple pharmaceutical companies.
This site offers numerous brief presentations concerning Hepatitis B (HBV), Hepatitis C (HBC), Hepatic Encephalopathy (HE) and Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC).

Cleveland Clinic Infectious Disease
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD
CME Credit hours....29 activities offering a total of about 18 hours.
CME Credits Awarded by....Cleveland Clinic.
Cost..........Free.
Instruct. Type...Slide-Video and Slide-Audio Lectures, Podcasts, Text-Only.
Target Audiences...HIV/ID.
Educational material last updated....2013.
Financial Support...Some activities have commercial support.
CME Credit Expires...2 years after posting.
Some recent activities include:
• Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae: A menace to our most vulnerable patients
• T Cell Biology and Therapeutic Targeting in Organ Transplantation
Renal Considerations in HIV Today
• Targeting T Cells in Autoimmune Diseases
• HIV Prevention Update - Treatment, PrEP and Microbicides
• T Cell and B Cell Interactions in Health and Disease
• Overview of the Integrated Immune Response
• T Cell Ontogeny and Tolerance and the Case of AIRE Deficiency

Clinical Care Options Hepatitis  
Posted by Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...About 17 activities (with AMA credit) offering about 17 hours (not counted).
CME Credits Awarded by....Various Sponsors.
Cost..........Free.
Instruction Type...Text-with-Slides or Case-Based-Interactive).
Target Audience....GASTROENTEROLOGY, INFECTIOUS DISEASE.
Educational material last updated...2013.
Credit Expires...One year after posting.
Financial support...Various pharmaceutical companies.
About 17 text-based or case-based-interactive activities concerned with aspects of Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C infection. All of these categories offer CME credit: Conference Coverage, Journal Options, Management Series, Treatment Updates, Annual Updates and Interactive Cases.
Recent presentations include:
• Highlights From Amsterdam 2013: HCV Phase III Studies and Approved Agents
• Management of Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection in Women of Reproductive Age
• Hepatitis Highlights
• So You Think You're a Hepatitis C Expert, Educational Material, Part 3
• Updates in Viral Hepatitis from AASLD 2012
• Treat or Wait in HCV? A Series of Challenging Case Vignettes 

Clinical Care Options HIV 
Posted by Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...About 16 activities offering about 12 hours.
CME Credits Awarded by....Various Sponsors.
Cost..........Free.
Instruction Type...Text-with-Slides or Case-Based-Interactive).
Target Audience....HIV/INFECTIOUS DISEASE.
Educational material last updated...2013.
Credit Expires...One year after posting.
Financial support...Various pharmaceutical companies.
About 16 text-based or case-based-interactive activities concerned with aspects of HIV infection and AIDS. All of these categories offer CME credit: 
Conference Coverage, Journal Options, Management Series, Treatment Updates, Annual Updates and Interactive Cases.
Topics include:
• Practical Strategies to Engage HIV Patients in Timely Care
• HIV Highlights
• Highlights of Atlanta 2013: ART as Treatment and Prevention
• Highlights of Atlanta 2013: Coinfections and Comorbidities
• Understanding and Addressing Cultural and Socioeconomic Barriers to Effective HIV Management
• Highlights of Glasgow 2012: CCO Independent Conference Coverage of the 2012 International Congress on Drug Therapy in HIV Infection 

eCysticFibrosis Review
Posted by...Clara Auty, MD.
CME Credit hours...1.0 per newsletter, 0.75 per podcast. There are presently 7 newsletters and 5 podcasts.
CME Credits Awarded by.... Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
Cost...........Free.
Instruction Type...Text-Only (pdf) or audio podcast, post test.
Target Audience...CHEST MEDICINE, PEDIATRICS, GASTROENTEROLOGY, INFECTIOUS DISEASE.
Educational material last updated...2013; Monthly issues.
CME Credit Expires...2 years after posting.
Financial support...Various pharmaceutical companies.
Each month, participants receive an email linking to a current topic in cystic fibrosis. You can also view or listen to any of the archived subjects at the web site. 
Some topics currently available for credit are: Pulmonary Exacerbation Therapies, Modifiers of Cystic Fibrosis Disease, The Role of Exercise and Physical Activity in Optimizing Outcomes in Patients with Cystic Fibrosis, Interventions to Improve Nutrition in Patients With Cystic Fibrosis, and Emerging Pathogens in Cystic Fibrosis.
By participating in ongoing eCysticFibrosis Reviews, you should be better able to:
• Incorporate the current recommended protocols for managing respiratory tract infections and mucus reduction; 
•  Summarize key finding in managing nutritional deficiencies; 
• Assess new treatment options for the prevention and management of infectious diseases in CF patients; 
•  Discuss current modalities and patient selection criteria for the delivery of treatment agents 
• Integrate evidence-based therapy adherence interventions; 
•  Recognize the symptoms of concomitant diseases in older CF patients and how the information presented may impact current clinical paradigms; and 
•  Describe the most current treatment protocols for fungal infections

eViralHepatitisReview.org
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...1.0 per newsletter, 0.5 per podcast. (6 hours or 3 hours).
CME Credits Awarded by.... Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
Cost...........Free.
Instruction Type...Text-Only (pdf) or audio podcast
Target Audience...GASTROENTEROLOGY, INFECTIOUS DISEASE.
Educational material last updated...2011; Monthly issues.
Financial support...Gilead Sciences, Inc.
CME Credit Expires...2 years after posting (January 2013).
Each month, participants receive an email linking to a current topic in viral hepatitis. You receive 6 bi-monthly issues and 6 podcasts (clinical practice case-study scenarios) which are delivered directly to your email box. You can also view or listen to any of the archived subjects at the web site. 
Topics include: 
Hepatitis C and Host Genetics
• HBV Reactivation
• Reactivation of Hepatitis B Virus Infection 
• Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Hepatitis C Virus Coinfection

By participating in eViralHepatitisReview.org you should be better able to: 
• Identify and screen patients at risk for HBV; 
• Analyze and explain positive HBV screening; and 
• Counsel patients regarding their HBV status for both treatment and/or vaccination.

Hepatitis Web Study
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...0.5 per module (total of 13.5 hours)
CME Credits Awarded by....University of Alabama Continuing Medical Education.
Cost for Credit......Free. 
Instruction Type...Case-Based Interactive.
Target Audiences...FP, IM, ID, GI.
Educational material last updated...2013.
Financial Support...CDC.
A set of brief (30 minutes) case simulations about:
• Hepatitis A (3)
• Hepatitis B (14)
• Hepatitis C (6)
• Common Management Issues (2) and 
• Health Educator (2).

HIV and Hepatitis.com
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...4 activities offering about 5 hours.
CME Credits Awarded by....Various sponsors
Cost for Credit......Free. 
Instruction Type...Slide-Audio Lectures, Slide-Video lectures, Monographs (pdf), Podcasts. 
Target Audiences...INFECTIOUS DISEASE, GASTROENTEROLOGY.
Educational material last updated...2013
CME Credit Expires...Two years after posting.
Financial Support...Multiple pharmaceutical companies.
Click on Library of CME Programs
The current activities include:
HIV/HCV Positive Pulse: Expert Commentaries from CROI 2013 (1.5)
• ART of the START in HIV Management (2.25)
• Positive Pulse: Expert Commentaries from AIDS 2012 (1.5)
• AASLD 2012 Talking Slides Update (1)

HIV Management: THE NEW YORK COURSE
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...25 activities offering 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits each.
CME Credits Awarded by.....Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University.
Cost for Credit...Free.
Instruction Type...Video lectures with accompanying slide decks.
Target Audience...Infectious Disease and other healthcare professionals involved in HIV treatment and care. 
Educational material last updated....2013.
CME Credit Expires...Two years after posting.
Financial Support...Multiple Pharmaceutical Companies.
Experts present the latest data and insights on HIV, plus case discussions on:
• Optimizing management of patients with HIV infection based on recent developments
• Understanding successful methods to prevent HIV infection and the limitations impeding their widespread implementation
• Diagnosis and management of important comorbidities occurring in persons with HIV infection
• Antiretroviral management at all disease stages.

HIV Web Study
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...73 case-based modules, 0.5 credits per module (total of 36.5 credits) plus 1.5 hour for each tutorial.
CME Credits Awarded by....University of Alabama Continuing Medical Education.
Cost for Credit......Free. 
Instruction Type...Case-Based Interactive.
Target Audiences...INFECTIOUS DISEASE
Educational material last updated...2013.
Financial Support...Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), US Department of Health and Human Services.
71 half-credit modules concerning diagnosis and treatment of HIV/AIDS. Topics include: 
Initial Evaluation; Dermatologic Manifestations; Oral Manifestations; Opportunistic Infections: Prophylaxis; Opportunistic Infections: Treatment; Antiretroviral Rx; Antiretroviral Rx: Resistance; Antiretroviral Rx: Adverse Effects; Drug-Drug Interactions; Postexposure Prophylaxis; Perinatal Transmission; Special Populations, Prevention for Positives,
and Challenging Unknowns.
You will also find 3 interactive tutorials: Routine HIV Screening; Oraquick Advance Rapid HIV Test; and HIV Integration (probably one hour each).

Increasing Awareness of Hansen's Disease in the United States
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...1.5 (2 lectures, 28 minutes and 34 minutes). 
CME Credits Awarded by....American Academy of Family Practice.
Cost...........Free
Instruct. Type...Slide-Audio Lecture, Slide-Video Lecture.
Target Audiences...DERM,  NEURO, ER, FAMILY MEDICINE, PUBLIC HEALTH.
Educational material last updated....2010.
Financial Support...None Stated.
Increasing Awareness of Hansen's Disease in the United States is designed to increase health care providers' awareness of this unique and misunderstood disease.
The course consists of two separate lectures: The first lecture covers introductory topics and concepts that are necessary to understand how Hansen's Disease is diagnosed and treated. The second lecture covers more advanced treatment topics and concepts. 
Completing this course will enable you to:
• Access the services provided by the National Hansen's Disease Programs to healthcare providers;
• Recognize the cardinal signs and symptoms of Hansen's disease;
• Understand the microbiology and pathology of Hansen's Disease before and after treatment;
• Identify the varied clinical presentations of Hansen's disease;
• List two basic treatment regimens used in the U.S. for Hansen's disease and how patients are classified into these two groups; and
• Learn the complications of Hansen's disease and how to manage them.
To enroll, call 1-800-642-2477 or send an E-mail to [email protected]. Once enrolled, all modules and post-tests must be completed within 2 weeks.

International Antiviral Society
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...About 50 presentations offering about 100 total credits (not counted).
CME Credits Awarded by....International Antiviral Society-USA.
Cost for Credit......Free.
Instruction Type...Case-Based-Interactive, Slide-Audio Lecture.
Target Audiences...HIV/ID.
Educational material last updated...2013.
Financial Support...Multiple Pharmaceutical Companies.
This very well-organized site offers free CME in four formats:
Cases on the Web (COWS): After a brief text-based introduction, you are presented with cases and must make decisions as you move through each case. About 29 cases offering 1.0 hour of credit each and a very large number of archived (credit-expired cases).
Webcasts: "Recordings from...regional advanced-level CME courses"- 13 courses each with about 8-9 presentations of 0.5 to 1.0 hours.
Webinars: Two archived presentations each offering 1.5 hours.
Articles: A small collection of text articles (About 8 credits)

Lyme Disease Case Study Course (Online CME Case Study Course for the Clinical Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention of Lyme Disease)  
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...Six cases accredited for 0.25 CME credits each, for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.
CME Credits Awarded by...Infectious Diseases Society of America.
Cost...Free.
Instruction Type...Case-Based-Interactive.
Target Audience...ID physicians and other healthcare professionals with patients who are either at risk for, or are being treated for, Lyme disease. 
Financial Support...Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). 
Expiration of CME credit...May 2015.
The Lyme Disease Case Study Course from the Infectious Diseases Society of America consists of a series of case studies written by expert faculty members and is based on the IDSA guideline "The Clinical Assessment, Treatment and Prevention of Lyme Disease, Human Granulocytic Anaplasmosis and Babesiosis." 
At the completion of this course, you will be better able to:
• Evaluate and diagnose Lyme disease;
• Utilize effective therapy to treat Lyme disease; and
• Review and interpret the IDSA guideline "The Clinical Assessment, Treatment and Prevention of Lyme Disease, Human Granulocytic Anaplasmosis and Babesiosis."

Medical Society of the State of New York Online CME Courses
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...24.
CME Credits Awarded by....Medical Society of the State of New York
Cost...Free.
Instruction Type...Slide-Only.
Target Audience...General Interest, Preventive Medicine, Infectious Disease.
Educational material last updated...2013.
Financial Support... New York State Department of Health.
The presentations are organized into these groups:
Emergency Preparedness (18)
Some titles: Anthrax, Botulism, Brucellosis, Glanders 
Mental Health/Disasters (5)
Some titles: ID and Treat of Symptoms/Disorders of Disasters; Mental Health Effects Unique to Disaster 
Public Health (7)
Some titles: Adult Immunizations, Adult Pertussis, Emerging Infections 
Culture Block (1)

Medscape HIV/AIDS
Posted by... Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours... Varies from time to time. 
CME Credits Awarded by....Medscape and 50 other sponsoring organizations.
Cost...........Free.
Instruction Type...Text-and-Graphics, Text-Only, Slide-Audio Lecture, Slide-Video Lecture and Case-Based-Interactive.
Target Audiences....HIV/ID.
Educational material last updated...New activities posted daily.
Financial Support...Many academic, specialty, and commercial sources as well as self-supported by Medscape.
Expiration of CME Credit...Credit for most activities expires one year after posting.
CME activities of special interest to physicians who treat HIV/AIDS.  Medscape contains a variety of educational formats:
CONFERENCE COVERAGE - Reports of  advances presented at major medical conferences; typically includes several tracks with news stories, expert interviews, and in-depth topic overviews.
CLINICAL UPDATE - Comprehensive original review article on scientific advances in a clinical topic.
FAST TRACK CLINICAL UPDATE - Narrowly focused original review article on scientific advances in a clinical topic.
CME-LIVE - Real-time online events with streaming video, synchronized visuals, and interactive questions and answers; archived for 1 year.
CLINICAL BRIEFS - Daily reports of major current medical research articles; 0.25 credits each
JOURNAL CME - Articles selected from a wide selection of peer-reviewed journals.
SPECIAL REPORT CME - Topic-based monthly email newsletter distributed to Medscape's professional member database by specialty.
INTERACTIVE PATIENT CASES - Original CME activity presented to the physician in an interactive, clinical case-based format. (See especially eMedicine CME Case Presentations.)
CME CIRCLE - Multimedia content certified by other accredited professional education providers, typically from live symposia or monographs, and then posted on Medscape and archived for one year.

Medscape Infectious Disease
Posted by... Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours... Varies from time to time. 
CME Credits Awarded by....Medscape and 50 other sponsoring organizations.
Cost...........Free.
Instruction Type...Text-and-Graphics, Text-Only, Slide-Audio Lecture, Slide-Video Lecture and Case-Based-Interactive.
Target Audiences....ID.
Educational material last updated...New activities posted daily.
Financial Support...Many academic, specialty, and commercial sources as well as self-supported by Medscape.
Expiration of CME Credit...Credit for most activities expires one year after posting.
CME activities of special interest to infectious disease specialists.  Medscape contains a variety of educational formats:
CONFERENCE COVERAGE - Reports of  advances presented at major medical conferences; typically includes several tracks with news stories, expert interviews, and in-depth topic overviews.
CLINICAL UPDATE - Comprehensive original review article on scientific advances in a clinical topic.
FAST TRACK CLINICAL UPDATE - Narrowly focused original review article on scientific advances in a clinical topic.
CME-LIVE - Real-time online events with streaming video, synchronized visuals, and interactive questions and answers; archived for 1 year.
CLINICAL BRIEFS - Daily reports of major current medical research articles; 0.25 credits each
JOURNAL CME - Articles selected from a wide selection of peer-reviewed journals.
SPECIAL REPORT CME - Topic-based monthly email newsletter distributed to Medscape's professional member database by specialty.
INTERACTIVE PATIENT CASES - Original CME activity presented to the physician in an interactive, clinical case-based format. (See especially eMedicine CME Case Presentations.)
CME CIRCLE - Multimedia content certified by other accredited professional education providers, typically from live symposia or monographs, and then posted on Medscape and archived for one year.

MMWR Continuing Education Programs (Centers for Disease Control)
Posted by...Clara Auty, MD.
CME Credit hours...1.5 to 3.0 for each topic (6 courses offering about 16 total hours).
CME Credits Awarded by....Centers for Disease Control (CDC).
Cost...........Free.
Instruct. Type...Text-Only.
Target Audiences....General Interest, ID, PREV MED.
Educational material last updated...2013.
Financial Support...None Stated.
CME credit expires...45 days after posting.
This site contains the pdf versions of 6 current MMWR (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reports) articles. You download and read the articles, then submit your quiz answers online. 
Areas covered include: Maternal and child health, immunization, substance abuse, and reportable infectious diseases. 
A new activity is posted every week. You have only 45 days after posting to submit your answers for CME credit.

NYU Langone Medical Center CME Available Enduring Materials
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...2.
CME Credits Awarded by...NYU Post-Graduate Medical School.
Cost for Credit...Free.
Instruction Type....Slide-Video Lecture.
Target Audiences....INFECTIOUS DISEASE, HEPATOLOGY.
Educational material last updated...2013.
Expiration of CME credit...One year after posting.
Financial Support...EMD Serono, Merck, Bristol Meyers Squibb.
Two one-hour presentations (NB: They have the same name but they are different presentations):
Advances in Prevention of HIV and Hepatitis (A web archive of highlights from CROI 2013)
• Advances in Prevention of HIV and Hepatitis (A web archive of highlights from IAS 2013)

Practice Point: HIV
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...One 12 hour program; 3 one-hour programs.
CME Credits Awarded by....Rush University
Cost...........Free.
Instruction Type...Slide-Audio lectures.
Target Audience...HIV-ID.
Educational material last updated...2013.
Financial Support...various pharmaceutical Companies.
One 10 hour program:
• 2013 - Optimal Management of HIV and Hepatitis: Clinical Conference XXI
3 one-hour programs:
• Simply Speaking HIV Post Conference Update: IAS - Talking Slides Update 
Individualizing HIV Therapy 
• Assessing Best Practices in HIV/AIDS Talking Slides Update - Independent • Coverage of the 19th International AIDS Conference (IAC) 2012 

University of Minnesota
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...7 Global Health modules offering 24 to 40 credits per module. Total of about 210 hours.
CME Credits Awarded by....University of Minnesota.
Cost...........$845 per module or $895 (Module 7). Lower fees for certain groups of participants.
Instruction Type....Slide-Audio lectures and supporting materials.
Target Audiences....FP, IM, ID, PED and any physician interested in Global Health.
Educational material last updated....2013.
Financial Support...None Stated.
The major focus of this site is Global Health. You will find these 7 modules:
Module 1: Introduction to Health Care for Immigrant and Refugee Populations
• Module 2: Disaster Response and Clinical Medicine in Resource-Limited Settings
• Module 3: Public Health and Noninfectious Disease in Developing Countries
• Module 4: Parasitic Infections
• Module 5: Bacterial, Mycobacterial (TB), and Fungal Infections
• Module 6: Viral Infections
• Module 7: Travel Medicine

You will also find 2 courses unrelated to global health:
Nitrous Oxide for Pediatric Procedural Sedation (3.5 credits)
• FASD: Early Identification and Intervention in the Primary Care Setting (2.0 credits)

Valley Fever Center for Excellence: Coccidioidomycosis
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...3.5.
CME Credits Awarded by...University of Arizona College of Medicine.
Cost for Credit...Free.
Instruction Type....Slide-Video Lecture.
Target Audiences....Primary Care, Infectious Disease.
Educational material last updated...November 1, 2012.
Expiration of CME credit...November 1, 2014.
Financial Support...Valley Fever Center for Excellence and Arizona Department of Health Services.
The objectives of this course are to help physicians: 
1. Assess the epidemiology of coccidioidomycosis in Arizona.
2. Recognize the clinical presentation of primary coccidioidomycosis.
3. Describe how to diagnose and manage coccidioidomycosis, including complex cases.
4. Describe currently available diagnostic tests for coccidioidomycosis.