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A list of CME programs available through AAPA and its partners.

Collaborative care: A team approach to managing patients with MS

MS patient care can be challenging because of the heterogeneous nature of the disease. This video-based roundtable discussion with MS experts focuses on creating and incorporating a coordinated care team for patients with MS. These experts discuss MS diagnosis, which clinicians are appropriate to include in the healthcare team, the role of each clinician, strategies to improve communication and the most important aspects of patient care.  Learn more about this free CME.


Learn safe and effective use of ultrasound in medicine

AAPA and the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) have teamed up to bring you six video-based ultrasound CMEs, from screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm to lung ultrasound for the emergent pediatric patient and more. Visit AAPA's Learning Central for new ultrasound CME activities


Need CME on demand?  We got you covered!

Missed or want more of AAPA's top live conferences? Check out CME on demand.


Earn while you learn

Earn CME credits while learning medical Spanish with Canopy medical Spanish courses and certification exam.  AAPA has partnered with Canopy to offer special rates just for AAPA members! The self-paced, NIH-supported courses have proven to improve medical Spanish. Learn more about Canopy


Get 40 hours of CME at your own pace

AAPA has teamed up with the American Society of Radiologic Technologists to bring you a 40-hour online CME course on fluoroscopy and ionizing radiation. Learn more about the fluoroscopy exam prep course.


Knock out 20 PI-CME credits with 1 METRIC module

AAPA and the American Academy of Family Physicians have collaborated to bring you METRIC—online activities that integrate performance measures and improvement strategies. METRIC is accredited by AAPA to meet the NCCPA PI-CME requirement for those transitioning to the new 10-year cycle. Learn more about METRIC.


Become a better diabetes care provider

AAPA and SiMCare have teamed up to bring you SiMCare Diabetes—an online program that lets you manage 18 simulated type 1 and type 2 diabetes patients who are based on real and challenging cases. Earn up to 18 AAPA Category 1 self-assessment CME credits. Learn more about SiMCare.


Prepare for the PANCE/PANRE

This home study CME and board preparation program is available in print, CD and online. It covers more than 45 different topic categories to help you study and pass PANCE/PANRE. Guaranteed or your money back! 60 hours of AAFP-prescribed CME (NCCPA accepts AAFP-prescribed CME to fulfill Category 1 requirements.)


Other resources

Treat patients with hepatitis C 

point-of-care guide (PDF) that will help you care for and effectively communicate with your patients, from screening to diagnosis to treatment recommendations and management. This guide was written with a patient-centered approach, with easy-to-access reference charts, patient check-off lists that can be printed to review with patients and recommendations at all treatment milestones for HCV patients. This book is for PAs working in primary care, GI/hepatology or infectious disease.

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