ChristianaCare

Continuing Education – CME & CNE

ChristianaCare coordinates a variety of learning opportunities including regularly scheduled series (RSS), single course symposia / one-time virtual activities and enduring materials. All activities are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and Medical Society of Delaware (MSD).

Upcoming Events

Past Events

 

Palliative Care Ambassador Program

Palliative Care Ambassador Program

Third Wednesday of Each Month
12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

This symposium will feature Supportive and Palliative Care (SPC) principles including communication skills, pain management, specialty palliative care, and advanced directives.
This event will be held virtually. Event Link.

Annual Nursing Research Conference

15th Annual Nursing Research Conference:
2020 Year of the Nurse & Midwife
*

Friday, November 6, 2020
9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

This conference is developed for professional nurses and students seeking to use research and evidence-based practice (EBP) to improve patient outcomes. The keynote speaker is Dr. Robin P. Newhouse, Ph.D., RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, Dean, Indiana University School of Nursing and Distinguished Professor, Indiana University.
This event will be held virtually. Register now.


Annual Update in Cardiology

32nd Annual Update in Cardiology

Saturday, March 6, 2021
8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

This symposium is designed to give primary care physicians and cardiologists practical updates in recent advances in cardiovascular diagnosis and treatment.
Registration information available soon. Registration is free for all trainees, including Residents, Nursing Students, and Fellows.


Annual Diabetes Update

25th Annual Diabetes Update

Saturday, March 13, 2021
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

This educational opportunity is designed to provide an update on diabetes and diabetes related co-morbidities, and to meet identified needs of diabetes clinicians in this area.
Registration information available soon.


APC Pharmacology Update

8th Annual APC Pharmacology Update

Friday, April 23, 2021
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

This one day virtual conference will address current and new pharmacological and clinical approaches within the primary care setting with the goal of achieving safe prescribing practices and optimal clinical outcomes.
More information coming soon.

 

Annual Holloway Infectious Disease Symposium

58th Annual Holloway Infectious Disease Symposium

Tuesday, May 4, 2021
7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

This symposium continues its rich tradition of addressing topics of local and global significance for providers practicing medicine today. Providers will recognize immunodeficiency states, will order appropriate functional and qualitative assays to assess immune deficiency, and will order less antibiotics and patients will receive more disease modifying therapies (e.g. IVIG). Providers do not recognize such conditions (e.g., common variable immune deficiency). They do not know about testing or approved therapies.
Registration information available soon.


Addiction Symposium

Addiction Symposium

Wednesday, May 12, 2021
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Identify what psychological trauma is its effects on the brain; review models of care; recognize effective methods of caring for pts psychologically. Describe current trends in the opioid epidemic; evaluate the national scene (healthcare, etc) as it relates to addiction describe DE initiatives to address the addiction epidemic; explain how data from this research and these initiatives can be used to aid in development of SA treatment traumatized; review new modalities/outcomes, and the evidence to support; identify areas of opportunity innovation.
Registration information available soon.


Annual Sepsis Symposium

3rd Annual Sepsis Symposium

Friday, September 10, 2021
8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

This symposium will cover new research and evidence-based practice in the care of Sepsis including Pediatrics, Maternal Health, and Surgical patients. The event is intended for intensivists, emergency medicine physicians, hospitalists, nurses and pharmacists from hospitals, universities and public health industries.
Registration information available soon.


E.G Scott Microbiology Symposium

28th Annual E.G. Scott Microbiology Symposium

Friday, October 1, 2021
Time TBD

This symposium is designed as an update for microbiology technologists and other professionals on current issues in clinical microbiology.
Registration information available soon.



Orthopaedic Symposium

Orthopaedic Symposium

Saturday, October 30, 2021
Time TBD

The Delaware Orthopaedic Symposium is an annual conference on focused on musculoskeletal health. This unique conference is for orthopaedic surgeons, primary care physicians, physician assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners and physical therapists. It features topics related to orthopaedic surgery, primary care orthopaedic medicine, and orthopaedic physical therapy.
Registration information available soon.


Heart & Vascular Interventional Services Conference

Heart & Vascular Interventional Services Conference

Saturday, November 13, 2021
Time TBD

The Heart & Vascular Interventional Services Department’s main focus is to provide a spectrum of diagnostic and interventional services in the management and prevention of cardiovascular disease, electrophysiology abnormalities, cerebral vascular disease and other diseases that adversely affect the vascular system.

Informational sessions to discuss the technological advances and trends in the Heart & Vascular Interventional Services Department will be presented by our Heart & Vascular clinical experts.
Registration information available soon.


* ChristianaCare is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.