Saint Louis University School of Medicine CME Program

Mission

The ultimate goal of the Continuing Medical Education (CME) Program of Saint Louis University School of Medicine is to provide high-quality, un-biased educational activities that are based on the best evidence available to help our participants improve patient outcomes within their scope of practice.

Accreditation

Saint Louis University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Saint Louis School of Medicine CME Program has been resurveyed by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and awarded Accreditation with Commendation for six years as a provider of continuing medical education for physicians. Current accreditation expires November 30, 2019.

The SLUs CME Program, accredited since 1978, provides oversight for in-house regularly scheduled conferences (RSC), as well as joint provided RSCs at other hospitals that do not have their own CME accreditation. Live activities and enduring materials are reviewed and approved for multiple disciplinary target audience as applicable  for the gap and the outcomes of the educational strategies being provided at the activity. Our program has also been approved by the American Psychological Association, Missouri Board of Nursing Home Administration, the Commission on Dietetic Registration, and the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation to provide physical therapy and occupational therapy CE.  Below you will find information about the other areas of the university that currently use this portal for their continuing education activities, joint provided and direct provided.

The SLU CME Program staff can be reached by email at cme@slu.edu or by calling the following staff:

Tammi Mooshegian, CME Program Director, 314-977-7401

Allyson Artis, CME Program Coordinator and Financial Assistant, 314-977-7322

Website for more in depth information: http://www.slu.edu/continuing-medical-education-(cme)

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Division of Geriatric Medicine

Since 1988 The Division of Geriatric Medicine has provided inter-professional continuing education in the practice of geriatric care in the community setting in assessment and intervention; current research into assessment and intervention strategies in such areas as: dementia, depression, communication, workforce development, nutrition, hip fractures, and caregiver well-being; and appropriate prevention, assessment, and intervention strategies in such areas as: cognitive stimulation therapy, palliative and end-of-life care, exercise, geriatric syndromes, polypharmacy, cancer, caregiver support, and home-based care.
Funded by a three-year, $2.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Division of Geriatric Medicine is leading an initiative to improve the health of older Missourians by training primary care health providers in geriatrics. The project involves professionals and students in geriatric medicine, geriatric psychiatry, nursing, social work, physical and occupational therapy, nutrition, and speech therapy.

Contact Information:  Kathy Leonard, kleona12@slu.edu

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Saint Louis University School of Nursing

Saint Louis University has been a national leader in nursing education since 1928. We have a national reputation for innovative and pioneering bachelor's, master's, post-master's nurse practitioner certificate and doctoral (D.N.P. and Ph.D.) programs.  

 

SLU’sSchool of Nursing programs  are nationally recognized for their innovative and comprehensive curricula. Throughout the years, the School of Nursing's faculty has played a pivotal role in advancing the growing field of nursing research.

Advanced Practice Nursing Conference & Workshops are held at the School of Nursing. For a reveiw of their upcoming activities click on non-CME activities.

 

CONTACT THE SCHOOL OF NURSING
Phone: 314-977-8900
Toll-free: 877-977-8950
E-mail:slunurse@slu.edu

 

 


 


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Upcoming Courses

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Date Event Description
November 30 - December 2, 2018 Craniofacial Surgery and Transfacial Approaches to the Skull Base
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Hands-On Cadaver Workshop
January 7 - January 11, 2019 The Original Medicolegal Death Investigator Training Course January 2019
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Location: Hyatt Regency at the Arch

315 Chestnut Street
St. Louis, MO 63102

March 2 - March 3, 2019 Missouri Sleep 2019
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Sleep disorders are common but unfortunately under diagnosed per the Institute of Medicine. The IOM report identifies one way to close this gap is in the form of CME activities for health care providers. This activity will serve as a sleep medicine conference for health providers from the state of Missouri and surrounding states to provide an activity for clinicians to gain expertise in more effectively diagnosing and treating common sleep disorders such as enhancing sleep clinic outcomes utilizing the Sleep Team approach, discussion on SIDS, the tired teenager, potential pitfalls of initiating PAP Devices in un-monitored hospital areas, sleep dentistry and the military, how to perform sleep studies on children, sleep and menopause and sleep in the aging male, advanced modes or PAP for SDB, Chronotype and health, infant polysomnography and common sleep problems in infants. A pediatric sleep panel will discuss questions brought forth from the Missouri Sleep 2018 conference and take questions from the participants for an interactive breakout session.

June 17 - June 21, 2019 Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance Studies
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The Symposium for Medieval and Renaissance Studies provides a convenient summer venue in North America for scholars in all disciplines to present papers, organize sessions, participate in roundtables, and engage in interdisciplinary discussion. 
August 19 - August 22, 2019 The Original Medicolegal Death Investigator Training Course, August 2019
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Offered twice each year, SLU's Monday-Thursday Medicolegal Death Investiagtors Training Course teaches individuals how to conduct scientific, systematic and through death scene and telephone investigations for medical examiner and coroner office. As well as law enforcement, forensic nurses, and others in the field of death investigation.

With the addition of the Child Death Scene Workshop and the Blood Spatter workshop the course has become even more interactive and reviews from the past participants value the time spent in these new sections of the schedule.