About the Offices of CME at the UTCOM
About the Offices of Continuing Medical Education
at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine
CME at the UTCOM Chattanooga
CME/CE credits - The Office of Continuing Medical Education (CME) at University of Tennessee College of Medicine (UTCOM) Chattanooga certifies educational actviities for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and AAFP Prescribed Credits, and issues certificates of attendance that count as CEU's and other continuing education credits to non-physicians for attending. Click here for more about CME/CE credits
Scope - The Office of CME at the UTCOM Chattanooga certifies educational activities for CME credit whenever the target audience is Tennessee physicians and the educational content meets the CME content requirements.
Size - In 2015, the UTCOM Chattanooga provided 33 CME activities consisting of 1,158 hours of CME instruction that attracted 22,028 participants. Click here for info on CME at all UTCOM campuses.
Contact Us - Click here to contact the Office of CME at the UTCOM Chattanooga
Purpose and Mission
The Offices of CME at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine are committed to improving healthcare by providing learning experiences that enhance the knowledge, competence, performance, and patient outcomes of Tennessee physicians and other healthcare professionals at the local, state, regional and national levels. Click here to read the complete Purpose and Mission statement of the Office of CME including the purpose, content areas, target audience, types of CME activities, and expected results.
Offices of CME: Administrative Structure
The Office of CME at the UTCOM Chattanooga is the administrative center for the UTCOM's CME accreditation under Robert Fore, EdD (Associate Dean for CME) and Bill Reynolds, MBA (Director of CME Statewide), and this accreditation grants all campuses with the ability to provide continuing medical education for physicians and other medical professionals.
The UTCOM is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians, and it has achieved Accreditation with Commendation, the highest tier of CME accreditation.
The following data gives an overview of CME at the Offices of CME at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in 2012:
The following data gives an overview of the CME provided by the UTCOM relative to national totals for 2012:
Click here to view data on CME at the national level.
Continuing Medical Education (CME) is part of the strategic plan at the University of Tennessee and is an integral part of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine (UTCOM). The UTCOM is one of six colleges in the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and has campuses in Chattanooga, Knoxville & Memphis.
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Contacting the Offices of CME at the 3 UTCOM campuses:
Click here to contact the Office of CME at the Chattanooga UTCOM campus
Click here to contact the Office of CME at the Knoxville UTCOM campus
Click here to contact the Office of CME at the Memphis UTCOM campus