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

Nutrition Series

This series is designed to equip PAs across all specialties and settings with the knowledge and skills to effectively address nutrition-related issues with their patients. The series explores nutritional recommendations for patients with diabetes,

JAAPA CME Post-Test September 2021

Cervical Cancer Screening Guidelines: An Update | ICU Survivorship: What PAs Need to Know

Research in Action 2021

Research in Action 2021 offers up to 9.5 credits of AAPA Category 1 CME and features original research about the PA profession and PA education. Learn from PA researchers as they cover topics that will… more

Your Words Matter – Language Showing Compassion and Care for Women, Infants, Families, and Communities Impacted by Substance Use Disorder

Featuring excerpts from women with lived experience, this evidence-based resource details why the cost of stigma is so high for pregnant women and mothers with SUD. How to use person-first language and terms to use… 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.

Boot Camp 2021: In Person and Virtual

  • September 29 – October 3, 2021
  • Nashville, TN

The perfect course for PAs and NPs new to adult hospital medicine! Brush up on commonly encountered diagnoses and diseases of adult hospitalized patients at Boot Camp, brought to you by AAPA and the Society of Hospital Medicine.

ELC 2021: In Person and Virtual

  • November 16 – 18, 2021
  • San Diego, CA

Earn up to 21.75 credits of AAPA Category 1 CME! Refine your healthcare leadership competencies, learn to lead through crisis, enhance your leadership skills, improve PA and NP revenue generation for your organization, and much more!

CME on Demand Digital Libraries

AAPA Conference on Demand

Earn up to 180+ credits of AAPA Category 1 CME from the world’s largest PA conference. This video-based course includes topics such as diabetes and obesity care, the impact of COVID-19 on healthcare systems, rules of reimbursement, and much more.  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.