Training Opportunities

 

 

 

Florida AHEC Network

NOTE: To obtain access to free CME through the Florida AHEC Network, you will need to create a free Florida AHEC Network account. This will allow you to add individual courses to your cart (you can search by course title or number, both listed below). You will be prompted for payment information when you “check-out”, but can bypass this by choosing the radio button for “Activation Code” and entering tob001 to access any of the courses below for free.

 

 

 

 

 

A Brief Tobacco Intervention (Course Number 50) – This course provides information about Brief Tobacco Interventions in Primary Care, including CDC recommendations, pharmacology updates, and motivational interview techniques.

CME Credits: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Expiration Date: 6/1/2018

 

 

 

 

 

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – Learn on Demand

NOTE: These trainings are available for free to UAMS Learn on Demand members. Some costs may be associated with the trainings for individuals who are not members.

The Changing Landscape of Tobacco: E-cigarettes, E-hookahs, and More – This presentation discusses emerging trends in tobacco, including the introduction of various electronic smoking devices (ESD) and how those trends impact clean indoor air, social norms, and cessation efforts.

CE Credits: ANCC – One Contact Hour; CECH – 1 Credit Hour

Expiration Date: 6/15/2019

Tobacco’s Impact on Cardiovascular Health – This activity is intended to help healthcare professionals understand the hemodynamic effects of nicotine and review evidence supporting the link between smoking and endothelial injury, thrombosis, inflammation, diabetes, and atherogenesis. Additionally, this activity will discuss the association between tobacco and sudden death, stroke, aortic aneurysm, peripheral arterial disease, myocardial infarction, and heart failure.

CE Credits: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit; ANCC – 1 Contact Hour, CECH – 1 Credit Hour

Expiration Date: 4/1/2019

Update on E-Cigarettes – This activity is intended to educate clinicians on the harmful effects of e-cigarettes and evidence-based strategies for talking with patients.

CE Credits: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit; ANCC – 1 Contact Hour, CECH – 1 Credit Hour

Expiration Date: 4/1/2019

Pharmacology of Smoking Cessation – This activity is intended to educate healthcare providers about the pharmacology of smoking cessation.

CE Credits: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit; ANCC – 1 Contact Hour, CECH – 1 Credit Hour

Expiration Date: 4/1/2019

University of California Schools of Medicine

UC Quits Series – This series includes eight modules designed to increase provider knowledge about why it is important to address tobacco and how to do so with their patients. Additionally, these modules seek to enable providers to give their patients brief counseling on tobacco cessation medications. While these modules were designed for UC California faculty, staff and students, they are also available to other healthcare professionals.