CME Central

Improve patient care with CME in all formats, from podcasts and videos to live events and on-demand courses. Explore it all here in CME Central.

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Featured Resources

Nutrition Toolkit

Use the resources here to earn nutrition-related CME, improve patient care, advise patients and caregivers, and advocate for change.

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PANCE/PANRE Review Resources

Ace your PANCE or PANRE with powerful tools and discounts from AAPA and our partners.

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AAPA Primary Care RAP Podcast

Earn CME with this popular PA-hosted monthly podcast. AAPA members listen for 3 months free!

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Conference Certificate Portal

The Conference Certificate Portal allows individuals to claim credit and print certificates from AAPA Conferences 2014-2019.

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CME Activities

JAAPA CME Post-Test March 2021

Early Pregnancy Loss | Tuberous Sclerosis Complex: A Multisystem Disorder

Monograph: Back in Business: Strategies for the Diagnosis and Management of Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis

This monograph is a supplement to the JAAPA March 2021 issue. Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a chronic inflammatory disease that primarily affects the axial skeleton and to a lesser extent the peripheral skeleton. It is… more

Integrating Race Conversations into Healthy Patient-Provider Interactions – Live Webinar

This live webinar defines and explores the definition of diversity and how it impacts the PA profession. We discuss integrating the topic of race into conversation from a place of learning, trust, and openness. Lastly,… more

We Are Family (Medicine) on Demand 2021

Family Medicine on Demand 2021 includes recorded sessions from the 2021 We Are Family (Medicine) virtual conference. This video-based CME activity offers up to 36.0 AAPA Category 1 CME credits from ocular pathology, to infectious… more

Live CME

You can earn live CME from AAPA in two formats: in-person conferences and virtual events. Some of our 2021 events may feature the option to choose either an in-person or virtual experience; others are completely virtual. These formatting decisions are unique to each event and are impacted by the public health emergency. Please check each event’s individual page for the latest updates.

  • Begins Thursday, March 4

This interactive virtual conference kicks off on Thursday, March 4 at 8 p.m. EST with a live virtual General Session. LAS includes 10 additional self-paced sessions plus a live virtual Congressional Outlook session on Monday, March 22 at 8 p.m. EST followed by Virtual Hill Day on March 24.

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  • May 23 – 26, 2021

Experience the only national PA conference in the way that works for you. Either way, you’ll earn top-notch CME, make meaningful connections, and learn about the latest medical innovations. Don’t miss it!

Musculoskeletal Galaxy event
  • June 24 – 26, 2021

Learn critical orthopaedic topics from expert faculty at this popular conference! It’s the perfect course if you’re new to orthopaedics or if you’re a family practice, emergency medicine, or urgent care provider who sees musculoskeletal conditions in your daily practice.

Boot Camp 2021: In Person and Virtual
  • September 29 – October 3, 2021
  • Nashville, TN

The 2021 Adult Hospital Medicine Boot Camp will take place at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel from September 29 – October 3, 2021 in Nashville, Tenn. More information to come in April 2021. If you’d like an email when registration opens, let us know!

CME on Demand Digital Libraries

AAPA Conference on Demand

Earn 150+ credits of AAPA Category 1 CME with video-based sessions from our Nashville speakers. AAPA members save $300.

Boot Camp on Demand (Hospital Medicine)

If you’re new to adult hospital medicine or are responsible for the medical management of hospitalized adult patients, this video-based course is for you. Earn up to 28.5 credits of AAPA Category 1 CME. Members save $200.

Galaxy on Demand (Orthopaedics)

This video-based course is ideal for PAs new to orthopaedics or who want to transition to the specialty. Earn up to 21.5 credits of AAPA Category 1 CME. Members save $150.