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eQIPP: Education in Quality Improvement for Pediatric Practice
Posted by...Clara Auty, MD.
CME Credit Hours...5 courses; credit-hours per course vary considerably.
CME Credits Awarded by....American Academy of Pediatrics.
Cost for Credit.....Various plans from $99 to $229 depending on level of training and AAP membership status.
Instruction Type....Case-Based-Interactive with group discussions.
Target Audience....PED, FP.
Educational material last updated...2013.
Financial Support...Various Pharmaceutical Companies.
EQIPP courses help you identify and close gaps in your practice using practical tools while earning CME credit and meeting MOC Part 4: Performance in Practice requirements all at once. Each course requires some work online and offline and can be completed within 4-8 months, depending on the number of improvement cycles you implement to reach your goals. Current activities include:
• Give Your Immunization Rates a Shot in the Arm
• Bright Futures
• Medical Home for Pediatric Primary Care
• Eliminate Tobacco Use and Exposure
• Safe and Healthy Beginnings

PREP Self-Assessment Online
Posted by...Clara Auty, MD.
CME Credit Hours...1032 total credits currently available.
CME Credits Awarded by....American Academy of Pediatrics.
Cost...........About $10 per hours; varies according to level of training and AAP membership status.
Instruction Type....Question-and-Answer.
Target Audience...PED, FP.
Educational material last updated....2013.
Financial support...Abbott Nutrition.
Find PREP (Pediatrics Review and Self-Assessment) courses from the main page by choosing " PREP" (bottom of list) and then "Search." You will find PREP courses in 8 Pediatric subspecialties, plus general pediatrics.

AAP Course Series
Posted by... Clara Auty, MD.
CME Credit Hours...About 10-12 hours per course.
CME Credits Awarded by....American Academy of Pediatrics.
Cost...........About $20 per credit for AAP members; $24 per credit for nonmembers.
Instruction Type....Case-based interactive, Text-Only, Streaming Video, Question-and-Answer.
Target Audience...PED, FP.
Educational material last updated....2012.
Financial support...Various.
The Course Series consists of these 6 courses:
• Asthma Curriculum
• Dermatology Course Series
• Endocrinology Course Series
• Influenza Course Series
• Medical Home Course Series
• Pediatric Musculoskeletal Medicine

APLS (Pediatric Emergency Medicine Resource) Case Presentations
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit Hours...1.0 hour per case (total of 9 hours).
CME Credits Awarded by....American College of Emergency Physicians.
Cost..........Not Stated.
Instruction Type...Case-Based (but not interactive).
Target Audience....ER, PED.
Educational material last updated...Not Stated.
CME Credit Expires...Not Stated.
There are presently 9 cases: A Pretty Worm; Fever and Not Acting Right; Fussy Baby; Nighty-Night Nightmare; Pain, Paresthesia, Paresis, and PulseFULness; Pesky Palpitations; Pipe-Eye; Sleepy Toddler; and The Perilous Pencil.

APLS (Pediatric Emergency Medicine Resource) "Check Your Knowledge" Online CME
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit Hours...22 modules, each offering 1.0 hour (22 hours).
CME Credits Awarded by....American College of Emergency Physicians.
Cost..........$15.
Instruction Type...(Probably) Case-Based Interactive.
Target Audience....ER, PED.
Educational material last updated...August 1, 2005
Financial support...None Stated.
CME Credit Expires...Not Stated,
The current modules are: Preparedness for Pediatric Emergencies; Pediatric Assessment; The Pediatric Airway in Health and Disease; Cardiovascular System; Central Nervous System; Metabolic Disease; Environmental Emergencies; Toxicology: Ingestions and Smoke Inhalation; Trauma; Child Maltreatment; Nontraumatic Surgical Emergencies; Nontraumatic Orthopedic Emergencies; Neonatal Emergencies; Procedural Sedation and Analgesia; Interface With EMS; Disaster Management; Preparedness for Acts of Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Terrorism; Children With Special Health Care Needs: The Technologically Dependent Child; Medical-Legal Considerations; Office-Based Emergencies; and Critical Procedures.

Baylor Pediatrics
Posted by...Clara Auty, MD.
CME Credit Hours...9 topics offering 9 hours.
CME Credits Awarded by....Baylor.
Cost...........Free.
Instruction Type....Slide-Video Lecture.
Target Audiences....FP, IM, PED.
Educational material last updated....2012.
Financial support...AHRQ.
This section has 9 pediatric topics:
• Uncommon Presentations of a Common Problem: Fever of Unknown Origin
• Treatment Options for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
• Antinuclear Antibody, Rheumatoid Factor, and Cyclic-Citrullinated Peptide Testing for the Evaluation of Musculoskeletal Complaints in Pediatric Populations
• Disease-Modifying Antirheumatic Drugs in Children With Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
• First- and Second-Generation Antipsychotics for Children and Young Adults
• Procalcitonin-Guided Antibiotic Therapy
• Comparative Effectiveness of Therapies for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders
• Effectiveness of Recombinant Human Growth Hormone (rhGH) in the Treatment of Patients With Cystic Fibrosis
• Comparative Effectiveness of In-Hospital Off-Label Use of Recombinant Factor VIIa vs. Usual Care

Breastfeeding Friendly Consortium's Breastfeeding Training Course
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit Hours...20.
CME Credits Awarded by...University of Virginia School of Medicine.
Cost for Credit...$99.
Instruction Type....Slide-Audio Lecture.
Target Audiences....Pediatricians (and all providers who advise mothers about infant feeding)
Educational material last updated...2013.
Expiration of CME credit...Not Stated.
Financial Support...None Stated.
This course covers 6 topics:
Current Trends in Infant Feeding (2.5 credits)
• Prenatal Nutrition and Breastfeeding Education (3 credits)
• Labor, Delivery and Immediate Postpartum Period (5.75 credits)
• Preterm and Late Preterm Infants (2.25 credits)
• The Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative (5 credits)
• Feeding the Older Infant and Young Child (1.5 credits)

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta CME Online
Posted by...Clara Auty, MD.
CME Credit Hours....About 4 activities, most offering 1.0 credit-hour.
CME Credits Awarded by...Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.
Cost for Credit...Free.
Instruction Type....Slide-Audio Lectures, Text-Only.
Target Audiences.... PED.
Educational material last updated...2011.
Financial Support...None Stated.
This site is best visited with Internet Explorer. Several activities are posted but others have expired credits. Grand Rounds Online offers 2 slide-audio lectures on various pediatric topics, each worth 1.0 credit-hours. The Pediatric Early Warning Score (PEWS) module offers 0.5 credits. You can earn CME credit for answering questions based on the articles in Neuro Update (1 hour), and peds (a journal) (1 hour). 

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Practical Pediatrics Webcast
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit Hours...16 lectures, 16 hours.
CME Credits Awarded by...Medical College of Wisconsin.
Cost for Credit...Free.
Instruction Type....Slide-Audio Lecture.
Target Audiences....PEDIATRICS, FAMILY MEDICINE.
Educational material last updated...2013.
Expiration of CME credit...One year after posting.
Financial Support...None stated.
Sixteen lectures on various pediatric topics. Some recent titles include:
Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Children and Adolescents
• Atopic Dermatitis: Current Understanding of Pathogenesis and Implications for Treatment
• Genetics and Epigenetics of Obesity
• Autoimmune Hepatitis and Related Disorders
• Neuroimaging in Children with Headaches, Seizures and Behavioral Disorders

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota Grand Rounds Online 
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit Hours...1 hour per lecture. 50 lectures currently available.
CME Credits Awarded by...Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota.
Cost for Credit...Free.
Instruction Type....Slide-Video Lecture.
Target Audiences....PEDIATRICS.
Educational material last updated...2013.
Financial Support...None Stated.
Each week or two, a live lecture is presented and archived on the web shortly thereafter.  Some recent lectures are:
Diagnosis and Management of Carbohydrate-Induced Diarrhea
• Encephalitis in Children
• Causes and consequences of autoimmune lymphoproliferative syndrome (ALPS) and related disorders of apoptosis
• Head Injury Evaluation: Old and New
• Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in Children
• Medical Assessment of the Newly Arrived Internationally Adopted Child

There is no post-lecture exam; just fill out the evaluation to earn your credit.

Children's Medical Center Dallas Online Continuing Medical Education
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit Hours...3 lectures, 3 hours.
CME Credits Awarded by...Texas Medical Association.
Cost for Credit...Free.
Instruction Type....Slide-Video Lecture.
Target Audiences....PEDIATRICS, FAMILY MEDICINE.
Educational material last updated...2013.
Expiration of CME credit...One year after posting.
Financial Support...None Stated.
The Online Continuing Medical Education (CME) Primary Care Series contains these three presentations:
Constipation in Children
• Acute and Chronic Abdominal Pain
• Verrucae: A Treatment Approach

Children's Memorial Hospital - Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine
Posted by...Clara Auty, MD.
CME Credit Hours....6 activities offering a total of 11 hours.
CME Credits Awarded by...Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine
Cost for Credit...Free.
Instruction Type....Text-and-Graphics or Slide-Audio Lectures.
Target Audiences.... PED, FP.
Educational material last updated...2013.
Financial Support...None Stated.
Text-and-graphics articles from The Child's Doctor, Fall 2012 (each article offers 2.0 credit-hours). Current articles are:
Asymptomatic Wolff-Parkinson-White Preexcitation Syndrome in Children; Recovery From Concussion in Young Athletes; Dermatology Quiz and Case Discussion; Kidney Stone Disease in Children; Draining Ear. 
One slide-audio lecture offering 1.0 hour: An Update on Pertussis.

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center Continuing Medical Education
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit Hours...Estimated 150 activities with estimated150 CME hours.
CME Credits Awarded by...Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.
Cost for Credit...Free.
Instruction Type....Slide-Video Lecture.
Target Audiences....PEDIATRICS.
Educational material last updated...2013.
Expiration of CME credit...One year after posting.
Financial Support...Some activities have commercial support.
You will find sets of Grand Rounds Presentations in these areas:
• Pediatric Grand Rounds
• Cincinnati Pediatric Society Community Lectures
• Child Psychiatry Grand Rounds
• Child Neurology Grand Rounds
• Advanced Pharmacy Series for Prescribers
• Neonatology Grand Rounds
• OH / KY Outreach
• Fetal Grand Rounds
• General Practice
• Heart Institute Grand Rounds
• Faculty Development Seminar Series
• Faculty Development Grantsmanship Series
• HSR Matrix Speaker Series
• Trauma CCIC Lecture Series
• Trauma Quarterly Grand Rounds

Cystic Fibrosis Care Advancement Program
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit Hours...2.25 (3 Podcasts, 3 webinars)
CME Credits Awarded by...National Jewish Health.
Cost for Credit...Free.
Instruction Type...Online mp3s, Slide-Video lectures. 
Target Audience...physicians, physician assistants (PAs), nurse practitioners (NPs), registered nurses, respiratory therapists, and other clinicians involved in the care of patients with cystic fibrosis.
Educational material last updated...2014.
CME Credit Expires...2015. 
Financial Support...Novartis. 
The Cystic Fibrosis Care Advancement Program offers a variety of online educational activities for health care providers that discuss the most current clinical issues with CF. The following topics are discussed:
• Transition from Pediatric to Adult Care and Strategies to Improve Adherence to Treatment
• Early and Aggressive Treatment of Pulmonary Exacerbations in the CF Patient
• Employing a Multidisciplinary Approach to Managing CF Patients
• Update on Cystic Fibrosis Mutations
• Chronic Medications for Maintenance of Lung Health in Patients with Cystic Fibrosis
• Therapies on the Horizon for Cystic Fibrosis

JAMA Pediatrics 
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD,
CME Credit Hours...1.0 hour per issue (12 hours total).
CME Credits Awarded by....American Medical Association.
Cost...........Free to subscribers to JAMA Pediatrics and AMA members.
Instruction Type...Text-and-Graphics
Target Audience...PEDIATRICS.
Educational material last updated...Monthly.
Financial support...None.
CME Credit Expires...Two years after posting.
Individual subscribers to JAMA Pediatrics and AMA members may participate in JAMA Pediatrics CME. You will find a wide selection of Pediatrics topics. 

Medscape Pediatrics CME
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....PED.
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 pediatricians. 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.

NICUniversity.org (Neonatology)
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit Hours...1.0 or 0.75 each (total of 3.75 hours).
CME Credits Awarded by....Total CME, Inc
Cost for Credit....Free.
Instruction Type....Slide-Audio lectures.
Target Audiences....PED (NEONATAL).
Educational material last updated....2013.
Financial Support...Multiple Pharmaceutical Companies.
These lectures are intended for neonatologists. The current lectures are: 
• Benefits and Challenges of the Use of Human Milk for Premature Infants
• Etiology of Preterm Labor
• Evidence-Based Medicine: Interpretation of Recent Clinical Trials in Neonatology: Should We Change Practice?
• Newborn Implications of Immune Modulation in the Fetus

After the lecture, submit answers to a 10-question exam to earn your CME credit.

Organization for Advancing Critical Care Monitoring
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD
CME Credit Hours...About 47 activities offering 0.5 to 3.0 hours (total of about 30 hours) (credit for some courses may be expired). 
Cost...........Free.
Instruction Type....Slide-Video Lecture.
Target Audience....ANESTHESIOLOGY, CRITICAL CARE, ER, HOSPITAL MEDICINE, PEDIATRICS (ICU).
Educational material last updated....2013.
Financial Support...Not Seen.
These areas are covered: Goal Directed Therapy ,Early Goal Directed Therapy, Hemodynamic Monitoring, Glucose Monitoring / Diabetes and Critical Care Pharmacology. 
Some recent titles are: 
Making the Case for Glycemic Control: Is it a Matter of Tightness or Timing?
• Advanced Hemodynamic Monitoring
• Cardiac Output Monitoring vs. TEE/TTEGoal-Directed Therapy in the Operating Room
• Physiologic Optimization Program: Physiology Based Fluid Management
• Extravascular Lung Water: Clinical Implications
• Critical Care Pharmacotherapy Literature Updates
• Severe Sepsis: Early Recognition & Management Saves Lives
• The Use of Dynamic Parameters in Perioperative Fluid Management
• Current Trends in Management of Blood Glucose in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Pediatric Grand Rounds (University of Nebraska)
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit Hours...1 hour per lecture (about 39 hours at present). Many non-credit lectures also available.
CME Credits Awarded by....University of Nebraska Children's Hospital.
Cost for Credit....Free.
Instruction Type....Slide-Video Lecture.
Target Audience....PED.
Educational material last updated...2013.
Financial Support...None Stated.
Almost every week, a lecture is videotaped and uploaded to the site within a few days. Some recent lectures include:
• Preparing for Disasters - The Role of the General Pediatrician
• Supporting Breastfeeding Dyads: the Pediatrician's Role
• Seven Doctors Project: Creative Writing Workshops for Healthcare Workers
• Residency Now and Into the Future

Pediatric Supersite Education Lab CME
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit Hours...41 activities, most offering 3.0 hours; total of about 120 hours.
CME Credits Awarded by....Vindico.
Cost for Credit...Each course costs either $25 (members) or $50 (non-members).
Instruction Type....Text-and-Graphics Journal format. 
Target Audiences....PED.
Educational material last updated....2013.
Financial Support...Various pharmaceutical companies.
Recent articles include: 
• Diagnosis and Management of Food Allergies
• Issues in Neonatology
• Child and Adolescent Mental Health
• Pediatric Nephrology
• Outlook on RSV: Emerging Science
• Adolescent Sexuality
• Cases in Pediatric Dermatology
• Infection Protection: New Insights and Ideas for Assessing and Treating Bacterial Conjunctivitis
• Outlook on RSV: Emerging Science
• Child Abuse Pediatrics

Pediatrix University (formerly Natal U) 
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit Hours...0.5 or 1.0 per course (currently approximately 91 courses offering 73 hours).
CME Credits Awarded by....Pediatrix Medical Group.
Cost for Credit...Free.
Instruction Type....Text-and-Graphics, Slide-Audio Lecture.
Target Audiences....PED (Neonatology), Maternal and Fetal Medicine (Perinatology).
Educational material last updated....Monthly (in different weeks for each area).
Financial Support...Multiple Pharmaceutical and Other Companies.
From "What's New on Campus" You will find three areas presenting new CME on a monthly basis: 
The largest section is Neonatal Grand Rounds (55 presentations-55 hours). 
You will also find Cardiology Rounds (6 presentations-3 hours) and the Ultrasound Wing (about 30 presentations-15 hours).

PedsUniversity (formerly PedsEducation.org)
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit Hours...0.25 to 1.25 per course; most are 0.5 hours (About 120 courses offering about 70 hours-not counted).
CME Credits Awarded by....Nemours Foundation.
Cost for Credit....Free.
Instruction Type....Slide-Audio Lecture (also available in Slide-Text mode (pdf)). Several courses available by podcast.
Target Audience....PEDIATRICS, FAMILY MEDICINE.
Educational material last updated...2013.
Financial Support...Nemours Foundation.
A large set of activities in most areas of pediatrics. Some recent postings include:
• Minor Closed Head Injury In Children
• Anaphylaxis Management in the ED
• Renal and Hypertensive Emergencies
• Child Abuse: Recognition and Evaluation
• Update on Diagnosis and Management of Urinary Tract Infections

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)