504HealthNet offers Cancer Screening & Patient Navigation Workshop on September 22 at UMC


504HealthNet is offering a Cancer Screenings and Patient Navigation training session at UMC on Friday, September 22 at 2:30 p.m. Topics Covered: Cervical cancer screening & navigating abnormal pap smears- Denise Johnson, PhD, FNP Breast cancer screening-  Mignonne Morrell, MD Colon...

504HealthNet is offering a Cancer Screenings and Patient Navigation training session at UMC on Friday, September 22 at 2:30 p.m.

CME Requirements for LSBME-Documentation Changes


The Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners' May 2017 newsletter (volume 28, No. 1) detailed new continuing education requirements for Louisiana licensed physicians.  The LSBME required proof of continuing medical education (CME) credits to be submitted with license renewal each year but are no...

The Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners’ May 2017 newsletter (volume 28, No. 1) detailed new continuing education requirements for

CME Coordinator Workshop Kick Off New Academic Year


On Tuesday, July 15, the coordinators of LSU's regularly scheduled series (RSS) participated in their first CME workshop. The coordinators are an important part of the School of Medicine's educational structure as they, working within their respective departments, ensure their education conferences...

On Tuesday, July 15, the coordinators of LSU’s regularly scheduled series (RSS) participated in their first CME workshop. The coordinators

AMA Proposes Changes to Certified CME Activity Formats


The American Medical Association, working with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education,  have proposed changes to the learning formats for continuing medical education activities.  Historically the AMA provided a list of approved activity formats that CME providers needed to...

The American Medical Association, working with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education,  have proposed changes to the learning formats

Dean’s Research Seminar Series Launches New Website


The monthly Dean's Research Seminar is an important conference linking LSU research and clinical efforts.   The information presented at the monthly conference is a valuable resource for the LSUHSC community long after the one-hour conference ends.   A new user-friendly Dean's Research Seminar...

The monthly Dean’s Research Seminar is an important conference linking LSU research and clinical efforts.   The information presented at the

New LSU ID Swiping System Improves Attendance Tracking


Beginning October 2016, a new check-in system has been implemented by the Office of Medical Education using LSU ID cards. Any faculty, resident, fellow, student or staff can swipe their LSU issued ID card to record attendance at events and activities.  With a quick swipe of the ID, information is...

Beginning October 2016, a new check-in system has been implemented by the Office of Medical Education using LSU ID cards.

ACCME Updates Logo for Certified CME Providers


On March 21 the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) debuted a new logo for CME providers to begin using on all course communications.  LSU CME received accreditation with commendation with the ACCME's during the last reaccreditation cycle and the ACCME has created an...

On March 21 the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) debuted a new logo for CME providers to begin

LSU Heath Nursing and Medical Schools Collaborate for Credit


If you have attended any of the 300+ CME certified activities across our LSU campus each year, you may have noticed several activities offering both CME credit for physicians and CNE credit for nurses.  These activities are planned with an intention to maximize the audience and credit that can be...

If you have attended any of the 300+ CME certified activities across our LSU campus each year, you may have

Precision Medicine Course-Friday, April 7


The Department of Genetics and the Precision Medicine Program are presenting a one-day course entitled “Precision Medicine: Integrating Genetics and Genomics into the Clinic” on Friday, April 7. Lectures will start at 8 a.m. followed by breakout sessions in oncology, cardiovascular medicine,...

The Department of Genetics and the Precision Medicine Program are presenting a one-day course entitled “Precision Medicine: Integrating Genetics and

ACCME Releases New Accreditation Requirements


The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME),  the accrediting organization for continuing medical education providers, recently released new accreditation with commendation requirements for providers. The new criteria are divided into five categories: promotion of...

The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME),  the accrediting organization for continuing medical education providers, recently released new accreditation

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