Ohio AAP Continuing Medical Education (CME)

Ohio AAP
Continuing Medical Education (CME)

CME Mission and Purpose

The mission of the Continuing Medical Education (CME) Program is to assist practicing physicians, pharmacists, advanced practice providers and other health care professionals in the translation, diffusion and application of evidence-based knowledge to improve patient safety and enhance clinical outcomes.

The purpose of the Ohio AAP CME program is to provide up-to-date scientific and educational presentations that allow participants to identify educational needs and support their life-long learning goal of improving care for Ohio children and families.

The content areas are inclusive of all areas of pediatric primary and specialty practice including leadership, advocacy and practice management.  Content is presented when it is appropriate to physicians and other healthcare professionals and of benefit to physician practice and patient care.

The target audience includes practicing physicians, pharmacists, advanced practice providers, nurses, and other healthcare professionals.

The types of activities: Ohio AAP CME activities will include live presentations and internet based or electronic learning (such as webinars) to maximize the distribution of education and current best practices for the pediatric care professional.

CME Committee:
The Child Health Pillar acts as CME Committee for the Ohio AAP.

CME Committee Members:
Robert Murray, MD, FAAP – CME Program Director
Kimberly Giuliano, MD, FAAP
William Cotton, MD, FAAP
Elizabeth Dawson – CME Coordinator
Sean O’Hanlon
Lisa Weston, MPA
Kellee Gauthier, MPH

CME Credit Process to optain CME credit.

Deadlines:
CME Activity Request Form – Due 16 weeks prior to activity
CME Activity Application – Due 12 weeks prior to activity

Application Links and Forms (Dropbox Folder Containing Below Documents):
CME Activity Checklist
Online Disclosure
Conflict of Interest Instructions
Budget
Learning Objectives Guidelines – Action Verbs
Needs Assessment Guidelines

Post Approval Forms:
Commercial Support Letter of Agreement
Exhibitor Contract
Disclosure Grid
Sign-in Sheet
CME Credit Spreadsheet
Evaluation Template
Instructions to Claim Credit
Disclosure Slide
CME Certificate
Certificate of Attendance

Post Activity Forms:
Post Session Checklist

Policies:
Honoraria/Speaker Fee
Commercial Support
ADA Compliance