The DC Center for Rational Prescribing is a joint project of the DC Department of Health, the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health, and PharmedOut. Together, we are creating pharma-free Continuing Medical Education (CME) that are available free for DC health care professionals and at minimal cost for health care professionals outside of DC.

Our CME modules:

Industry Influence on the Practice of Medicine Released June 2017

Taking a Sexual History to Reduce HIV Risk

What You Need to Know about PrEP

Myths and Facts about Opioids

Getting Patients Off of Opioids

Rational Prescribing for Older Adults

Tight Control in Type 2 Diabetes: More Harm than Good?

Medical Cannabis for Pain

Non-Opioid and Alternative Approaches to Pain

Drug Approval and Promotion in the United States

Generic Drugs: Myth and Facts

Please visit https://dchealth.dc.gov/dcrx for CME and other resources on rational prescribing.