**As of December 31, 2021, these course will not be offered at no cost to Mayo Clinic employees.**
To help mitigate the educational impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Mayo Clinic personnel, Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development (MCSCPD) is opening enrollment to a broad array of medical education at no cost to employees through December 31, 2021. New content is added regularly, so be sure to check back for additional learning opportunities.
In this online CME course, multidisciplinary experts from Mayo Clinic and the Society of Respiratory Medicine Vadodara present challenging concepts in the diagnosis of non-neoplastic and neoplastic lung and pleural disease that can be quickly translated into practice. The course is geared toward senior trainees and practicing clinicians who care for patients with pulmonary disease, including pathologists, radiologists, pulmonologists and cytopathologists.
This webinar for physicians, nurses, and social workers reviews clinical implications for advance care planning and practical considerations such as consults, billing and referrals for document completion. It includes the advance directive mandate/law that requires the hospital to promote advance directives.
Jessica N. Lancaster, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Immunology at the Mayo Clinic in Arizona discusses the effect of aging on the immune system, and the correlation between biological aging and COVID-19 infection.
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve, so does our understanding of the disease. Mayo Clinic infectious diseases specialist Stacey A. Rizza, M.D., FIDSA, presents an updated overview of COVID-19 and the causative agent SARS-CoV-2. She covers the emerging risk factors associated with poor prognosis, the symptoms timeline, stages of disease progression, and how these stages impact our treatment decisions.
This course reviews common life stressors associated with the COVID-19 Pandemic. With a focus on four areas including parenting, relationships, work & well-being; practical strategies and tips for how to manage and sustain a healthy sense of self are reviewed.
This course features a wide spectrum of the latest updates in congestive heart failure, pulmonary hypertension, coronary artery disease, cardiac arrhythmias, congenital heart disease, anticoagulation, preventive cardiology, sports cardiology and valvular heart disease, among others.
This course features a wide spectrum of the latest updates in congestive heart failure, pulmonary hypertension, coronary artery disease, cardiac arrhythmias, congenital heart disease, anticoagulation
This online CME course provides information on the latest treatment options for shoulder and elbow arthroplasty, arthroscopy, fracture and reconstruction. The focus is on the best current practice in diagnosis, treatment and new technology. Faculty with international expertise in shoulder and elbow surgery discuss how to optimize surgical techniques and how to avoid complications.
Penny M. Jefferson, R.N., a clinical documentation improvement specialist at Mayo Clinic, reviews coding and billing guidelines in daily practice for confirmed and presumptive positive cases of COVID-19.
Preventive medicine specialists Laura E. Breeher, M.D., M.P.H., and Caitlin M. Hainy, APRN, C.N.P., D.N.P., share the core concepts of contract tracing, the risk assessment, and key steps necessary in the challenging framework for exposure investigation.
The unknown nature of the COVID-19 virus, use of social media and politicization has resulted in physical and mental suffering, including death from bogus treatments. This course focuses on how misinformation and disinformation can impact medical professionals as well as patients with deeply held beliefs. Disinformation and misinformation prevalence, impact and projected trends are discussed, as well as strategies for responding to misinformation during the medical encounter.
Brittany E. Howard, M.D., Chair of Facial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery within the Department of Otolaryngology at Mayo Clinic in Arizona, explores current options for finding environmental controls for infection prevention, specifically for preventing COVID-19 infection in the clinical outpatient setting.
This segment discusses how COVID-19 is continuing to evolve in 2021. Topics include the latest infection and hospitalization rates, bio mutations and impacts on infection rates, prevention, including masking and double masking, what being vaccinated means, vaccine hesitancy, disparities within COVID-19 based on economic and racial inequalities, and mental health and resiliency.
This online CME course covers the COVID-19 disease, appropriate community level and personal level protective and mitigating efforts, therapeutics, and correct usage personal protective wear as well as discussing special scenarios.
Brittany E. Howard, M.D., Chair of Facial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery within the Department of Otolaryngology at Mayo Clinic in Arizona, discusses ocular manifestations of COVID-19, ocular transmission risk and current CDC recommendations for ocular personal protective equipment.
Brittany E. Howard, M.D., Chair of Facial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery within the Department of Otolaryngology at Mayo Clinic in Arizona, discusses the tests currently available for COVID-19.
Mayo Clinic experts will discuss the latest information on COVID-19, including clinical updates, research developments, infection control, vaccines and practical advice that healthcare professionals can use in their practice.
Gregory A. Poland, M.D., provides an in-depth look at the COVID vaccines currently on the market under the EUA and those that are still in development, including who should and should not get these vaccines. He dispels myths about vaccines and gives some insight on addressing those with patients. Dr. Poland also offers answers and insight to live listeners' questions.
Katherine Walsh, MPAS, P.A.-C., M.P.H. and her team at Mayo Clinic in Florida created a virtual clinic for COVID-19 positive patients to keep beds available at the hospital. This presentation explains how it was implemented and the best practices for virtual patient care during this pandemic. It explores the benefits and hurdles for creating a virtual clinic.
Gregory A. Poland, M.D., director of Mayo Clinic’s Vaccine Research Group, discusses COVID-19 vaccines currently available and in development. Dr. Poland also explains the potential impact of viral variants on vaccination efforts. The segment was recorded at Mayo Clinic Clinical Reviews 2021: 32nd Annual Family Medicine and Internal Medicine Update.
This series of one-hour webinars features Mayo Clinic experts discussing the latest information on COVID-19.
Angela M. Donaldson, M.D. of the Department of Otolaryngology at Mayo Clinic in Florida discusses the next steps for this pandemic with her panel of experts. The panel members explain benefits and barriers to telemedicine, contact tracing, and partnerships for community health. Each member discusses what they have learned from their institutions to help everyone cope with COVID-19. This presentation provides an overview of how communities can respond to the pandemic moving forward.
This online CME course consists of 7 lectures covering intubation safety, infection control, navigating drug shortages, maximizing team performance, mindset training, humanizing critical care, and caring for critical care survivors.
This Mayo Clinic online course focuses on select topics of contemporary interest to Otolaryngologists. The course is richly illustrated with pictures, figures and videos. Each subject matter is covered by expert subspecialists who share their pearls in managing these conditions.
This course has been developed to increase provider knowledge regarding genetic testing and diseases with a genetic basis. It will be subdivided into sections: Inheriting Genetic Conditions, Sporadic vs Hereditary Cancers, Interpreting Results & Management Decisions, and Direct to Consumer Testing.
In the past year multiple different medications have been evaluated for use in COVID-19. Remdesivir is an antiviral that showed promise in SARS-CoV-2 infections early in 2020 then was subsequently FDA-approved for its use in COVID-19 in late 2020. This presentation will review the data behind remdesivir’s use and describe an ideal patient population for remdesivir.
This online course will provide learners with an update in the diagnosis and management of migraine and other headache disorders.
Mayo Clinic experts from the Dermatology, Palliative Care, Nephrology, and Oncology specialties discuss healthcare disparities in their respective fields and how it relates to COVID-19. The panel members discuss the health disparities before COVID-19 as well as what they are seeing in the middle of the pandemic.
A Mayo Clinic expert panel discusses barriers that patients have faced throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, and present scenarios reflecting the importance of ongoing care. They also share ideal safety measures adopted by healthcare institutions.
Abnormal liver function testing (LFTs) occurs often in the primary care setting. The purpose of this course is to establish an overview of the liver, what testing is done when determining liver injury and liver function, and how to appropriate triage and management the patient with these abnormalities. COVID related liver injury will be discussed. This course will also provide the learner with a brief overview of fatty liver disease and it’s complications. Topics include diagnosis, treatment options, as well as additional challenges facing a patient with fatty liver disease and COVID-19.
The top lectures from the 2018 and 2019 Geriatric Update for the Primary Care Provider conferences have been curated for learners into this online CME course. Experts from Mayo Clinic’s Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine provide family practitioners, internists, general practitioners, advanced nurse practitioners and physician assistants with current information on the care of the elderly, including clinical evaluation, management strategies and innovative practice models.
Clinical Updates in Allergy and Immunology is designed to deliver a present-day understanding of allergic disorders with an emphasis on the translation of allergy knowledge to clinical practice. This structured theme-based program includes evidence-based and emerging clinical approaches presented by expert Mayo Clinic faculty from allergy and other medical specialties to provide a comprehensive and multidisciplinary perspective on allergic disorders. The online CME course features highlights from the 2018 and 2019 live courses.
Mayo Clinic hospitalists M. Caroline Burton, M.D., and Chandrasagar (Sagar) Dugani, M.D., Ph.D., discuss management of patients with COVID-19 from the hospitalist perspective. They review a standard approach to triage, how to identify risk factors for severe disease, and the therapeutic management for optimal disease control.
Hospital Medicine from Admission to Discharge: Inpatient Medicine for NPs & PAs – Online fills your continuing medical education needs. This course emphasizes the clinical management of hospitalized patients with evidence-based lectures by experts in treatment pathways
Hospital Medicine from Admission to Discharge: Inpatient Medicine for NPs & PAs – Online fills your continuing medical education needs. This course emphasizes the clinical management of hospitalized patients with evidence-based lectures by experts in treatment pathways from admission to discharge.
This segment includes two Grand Rounds discussions on the non-clinical factors that impact the mortality rates among members of racial and ethnic minority communities, and the benefits of collecting and reporting COVID-19 data by gender and ethnicity. Both sessions address similar topics on longstanding health disparities highlighted by the COVID-19 pandemic from the different perspectives of multidisciplinary panelists.
Aaron J. Krych, M.D.
This is an online course recommended for primary care providers. The course combines Mayo Clinic Talks podcast interviews about common musculoskeletal injuries and their clinical presentations with video demonstrations of joint exams as performed by Mayo Clinic orthopedic specialists.
Mayo Clinic’s Critical Care Online: A Review for Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants is an online CME course designed for advanced practice providers working with critically ill adult patients. Multidisciplinary faculty present evidence-based diagnostic and treatment strategies for the management of commonly and uncommonly encountered diagnoses in the ICU.
Mayo Clinic COVID-19: Expert Insights & Strategies Online CME provides concise updates related to COVID-19 through convenient, pre-recorded webinars.
Mayo Clinic Talks is a weekly podcast show hosted by Darryl Chutka, M.D., a general internist at Mayo Clinic. Podcasting offers succinct, relevant, and accessible CME. The episodes in this course reflect commonly seen health problems in a primary care practice. Listen in as Dr. Chutka interviews experts on a variety of topics ranging from The Risks and Benefits of Coffee to Transgender Patient Care, back pain, management of sleep apnea, hormone therapy, and The Dangers of Distraction and Balancing Connectivity. Listen in the course or using your favorite podcast app, then return here to take a short assessment and claim credit.
Mayo Clinic Talks is a weekly podcast hosted by Darryl Chutka, M.D., a general internist at Mayo Clinic. Podcasting offers succinct, relevant, and accessible CME. The episodes in this course reflect commonly seen health problems in a primary care practice. Listen in as Dr. Chutka interviews experts on a variety of topics such as urgency incontinence and Parkinson's disease. Listen to the episode on the specific episode page or by using your favorite podcast app, then return here to take a short assessment and claim credit.
The Southeastern Clinical Update in Nephrology, Hypertension and Kidney Transplantation is an online CME course designed to update participants on a range of nephrology topics relevant to current medical practice.
This online course centralizes Mayo Clinic Talks podcast interviews around COVID-19. COVID-19 information evolves daily.
This is a three-hour long podcast series – (10) episodes – that are interviews recorded for self-paced listening. Mayo Clinic physicians discuss the new opioid prescribing guidelines and share real-life examples from their practice. The topics include assessing the patient’s candidacy for opioid therapy, and when deemed appropriate, what drug, duration and dose is recommended. Addiction and opioid use disorder are also discussed.
Select Mayo Clinic Proceedings articles with CME credit are available free of charge to Mayo Clinic employees. Participation in this activity consists of reviewing articles and responding to a short online test. It is estimated that this activity will take approximately one hour per article.
This session addresses mental health issues surrounding COVID-19. This one-hour program discusses leadership during challenging times; stress and anxiety management; and improving joy and well-being at work.
In this presentation, Mayo Clinic experts discuss how underrepresentation of minority groups in clinical trials affects the quality of research. They highlight how important it is to have a wide and varied participant pool in research efforts, with a special emphasis on COVID-19 research.
This series of 90-minute webinars features Mayo Clinic experts discussing monoclonal antibodies and other novel therapeutics in COVID-19 treatment. Webinar recordings will be available within 48 hours.
This online CME course provides a multidisciplinary update in prevention, evaluation, diagnosis, management and treatment of benign and malignant breast diseases, including high-risk and survivorship issues. Multidisciplinary Mayo Clinic experts present the latest, diagnostic, treatment and management options. Topics include: genetics and high-risk management; breast imaging modalities and supplemental screening options for dense breasts; updates in surgical management and local treatment of breast cancer; radiation therapy options; advances in oncology; updates in breast reconstruction and advanced surgical techniques; resilience and the health care provider; fertility preservation options; and tele-oncology and breast cancer.
Receive the latest in evidence-based treatment strategies from newly diagnosed myeloma to the relapsed patient and other plasma cell disorders.
This free online CNE course provides basic instructions how to perform a nasopharyngeal swab collection. Topics include personal protective equipment along with donning and doffing procedure, specimen collection equipment, anatomical landmarks for nasopharyngeal swabbing, and differentiation of types of swab collection based on virus being tested.
This online CME course provides a comprehensive, evidence-based review in recent advances in the evaluation, diagnosis, treatment and management of neurological disorders.
This course is designed to prepare new and experienced preceptors with the skills needed to serve in the clinical faculty role. The course contains nine modules of topics identified by Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences faculty that preceptors desire when working with students.
This presentation covers how COVID-19 has impacted Black, indigenous and other communities of color are negatively impacted by social determinants. Richard O. White, M.D., a Mayo Clinic internist, and community members discuss immediate concerns, obtaining PPE, testing and support needs, as well as other social determinants brought to light by the pandemic.
Since the emergence of SARS-CoV-2 pandemic, the practice of pharmacy has been altered to some degree in most, if not all, facets and pharmacists have been engaged in many aspects of the pandemic response. A panel consisting of pharmacists from a wide range of practice specialties will answer audience questions regarding their experiences in the COVID-19 response including treatment algorithm development, investigational drugs, healthcare incident command response, and patient care in the emergency department, critical care, and pediatric settings.
Hosted by Garrett E. Schramm, Pharm.D., Mayo Clinic Pharmacy Grand Rounds is a weekly podcast for pharmacists, physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners who are interested in learning more about clinical pharmacology topics.
Post-COVID Syndrome: The Current State is a multidisciplinary, online CME course designed to build and enhance your knowledge of persistent symptoms that happen in nearly a third of patients after infection and recovery from COVID-19. Experts from Mayo Clinic provide clinically relevant pearls for clinicians in internal medicine, family medicine, and other primary care related specialties. If you are looking to broaden your skills to understand and help manage these patients, this is the course for you.
In this segment, Bala Munipalli, M.D., discusses current information regarding post-acute sequelae of COVID-19 and current thoughts on management.
This online CME course is designed for emergency department providers who are motivated to incorporate the latest advances in patient care into their own practice settings.
The course was developed as part of a RETAIN federal grant program. Mayo Clinic is the medical partner in the grant aimed at improving early return to work for employees when medical conditions impact their ability to work. Education to providers is meant to instruct on the devastating costs of needless work disability in the US and proven strategies to help patients stay productive and experience better outcomes when work is part of therapy.
This online course is offered to newly hired and current NP/PA staff in Primary Care. The course provides an opportunity to learn case-based approaches in the evaluation on pediatric nutrition and pearls, eating disorders, depression and anxiety, and geriatric care. In addition, it provides an opportunity to learn from Integrated Community Specialists (ICS) physicians with whom the staff frequently collaborates with on cardiology, gastroenterology and spine cases.
Jeffrey (Jeff) C. Nesbitt, CIH, supervisor of industrial hygiene at Mayo Clinic and assistant professor of preventive medicine, explains where to find guidance for respirator use during COVID-19; when to wear a respirator; and precautionary measures for healthcare providers before using reprocessed N95 masks. Melanie D. Swift, M.D., M.P.H., a preventive medicine specialist at Mayo Clinic, reviews the Centers for Disease Control’s current guidelines for employees returning to work after COVID-19 infection and what Mayo has experienced with its test-based strategy.
Mayo Clinic's Rheumatology Review for Primary Care is an online CME course that provides internists and general practitioners with up-to-date information on rheumatologic disorders and provides a complete general review for rheumatologists and rheumatology fellows. Participants gain a better perspective of how to recognize and diagnose common rheumatologic disorders, and determine which patients can be managed in their practices and which need referral to a specialist.
Nita Sharma, M.B.A., FACHE, Instructor in Health Care Systems Engineering and member of the Mayo Clinic Outpatient Practice Subcommittee, shares how she and colleagues at Mayo Clinic in Arizona developed a toolkit to safely reboot the outpatient practice in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mayo Clinic surgeons share potential strategies for surgical care during the COVID-19 pandemic. Topics include methods to enhance occupational and patient safety, as well as resources and barriers in safely rebooting the surgical practice.
|Selected Topics in Internal Medicine 2020 - Online CME|
The generalist physician works with a variety of patient problems on an ongoing basis and needs clear and concise updates on topics from multiple disciplines. Course content is typically in the form of reviews and/or updates to clinical medicine on the therapeutic areas most commonly treated by general internal medicine and primary care physicians. The Selected Topics in Internal Medicine course has been a successful course for many years and is one of the flagship courses offered by the Department of Internal Medicine at Mayo Clinic Rochester. This is repurposed from the livestream event in 2020.
SPARK: A CME Course on Lewy Body Dementia 2021 - Online CME
This half day virtual CME course is intended to educate health care providers on detection, diagnosis, treatment and care management of Lewy Body Dementia (LBD) and to educate healthcare providers on best practices around diagnosis disclosure and become familiar with important referrals that help patients and families address the daily difficulties associated with LBD.
This online course will give participants the confidence to accurately diagnose and treat sports-related conditions and the knowledge to determine appropriate testing and referral criteria.
This course will provide attendees with an update across all major areas of clinical interest in vascular neurology.
This online continuous medical education symposium includes lectures, conundrum panel discussions, and interactive audience-response sessions in anesthesia and perioperative management. It is intended for practicing anesthesiologists, nurse anesthetists and perioperative healthcare providers. The medical CME focuses on current information useful for those with an interest in clinical anesthesiology and perioperative medicine.
This Mayo Clinic and Kaiser Permanente collaboration offers a comprehensive family medicine update course designed for practicing primary care and family physicians. This course highlights the latest recommendations involving medical specialties important to the primary care setting that can be applied immediately into practice.
Updates in Palliative Care is a multidisciplinary CME course designed to build and enhance your palliative care knowledge. Experts from the Mayo Clinic Center for Palliative Care provide clinically relevant pearls for palliative care providers and clinicians from primary care, hematology/oncology, hospital medicine, critical care and related specialties. If you care for patients with serious illness and are looking to broaden your skills beyond the basics, this is the course for you. Content in this course is repurposed from the 2021 livestream event.
This online CME course covers the evolution of telemedicine in primary care, best practices for patient care in the digital environment, and strategies for effective patient encounters.
Sarah A. Blakemore, M.S.W., L.M.S.W., Patti-Jo Dixon, R.N., ACM, Stacey E. Hunter, R.N., ACM, and Laura (Diane) D. Kittle, M.S.N., R.N., discuss how to meet the psychosocial needs of patients and families affected by COVID-19 amidst the additional challenges of obtaining resources.
What's New in Family Medicine is an online CME course that provides learners with current and relevant updates on management of patient health concerns encountered in daily practice, with a special focus on changes in medical practice in the COVID-19 pandemic and adapting to telemedicine.
This online course will address a variety of health issues that are unique to women and/or highlight medical conditions that may cause different symptoms in women, or affect women differently than men, and thus, may require different treatment or prevention protocols.
This online course is designed to provide the latest diagnostic and treatment strategies for comprehensive wound management. The program is multidisciplinary with faculty representing various wound-related fields. Educational presentations offer comprehensive wound-management strategies (from basics to high-level). The course will meet the continuing education needs of a range of wound care providers, from novices to experts.
This online course is designed to provide the latest diagnostic and treatment strategies for comprehensive wound management. The program is multidisciplinary with faculty representing various wound-related fields. Content provides comprehensive wound-management strategies from basic to high level. The course will meet the continuing education needs of a range of wound care providers, from novice to expert.