Continuing Education by PharmedOut
How Industry Promotion Affects Prescribing
Free CME/CPE/CEU/CE activity by PharmedOut
Continuing education credit available for physicians, physician assistants, nurses, pharmacists, psychologists, and social workers.
This activity covers how pharmaceutical companies use social psychology to affect therapeutic choices, and covers the use of key opinion leaders, medical science liaisons, medical meetings, geotargeting, geofencing, and other tactics used to market drugs to physicians and other health care providers.
This activity is presented by PharmedOut and is supported by Kaiser Permanente.
Healthcare Providers: Click here to register and earn continuing education credit!
If you're not a healthcare provider, you can still watch the video: Click here to watch on Youtube.
More Pharma-Free Continuing Education Opportunities
From the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, these modules cover a wide range of topics including opioid treatment for chronic non cancer pain, obesity prevention, and webcasts of various Grand Rounds. Click here for the CDC Train Course Catalog. See the "Credit Type" tab on the left to select the type of CE that fits your needs.
Public Health Live
Disaster Health Core Curriculum
These Grand Rounds cover a range of Public Health topics. In the links below, scroll to “Continuing Education” section (right column) for the registration link, CDC Course Code, and CPE UAN. CDC Course Code: PHGR10.
This series of video lectures reviews the current state of science as related to complementary medicine.
The Clinical Directors Network has a library of over 300 webcasts covering topics including chronic disease, mental health, women’s health, clinical research, public health, and more. Many of the webcasts are available for free CME credit.
Presented by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s Patient Safety Network, these text based case studies, focusing on patient safety issues, are available for free CME/CE.
CME from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, including modules on comparative effectiveness, quality and patient safety, and prevention/care management.
The DC Center for Rational Prescribing was a joint project of the DC Department of Health, the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health, and PharmedOut. Together, we created pharma-free Continuing Medical Education (CME) that is available free for DC health care professionals and at minimal cost for health care professionals outside of DC.
Please visit https://dchealth.dc.gov/dcrx for CME and other resources on rational prescribing.