Other CME

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Other CME Opportunities

In addition to providing high-quality primary care CME through TAFP symposia, TAFP has developed a partnership with the following organizations in support of their education.

For information on how to post your event or online activity, download and read the Other CME request form.

Live activities

National Procedures Institute

Receive hands-on procedural training in numerous locations across the country.

NPI is owned by the Texas Academy of Family Physicians.


Online activities

Fertility Appreciation Collaborative to Teach the Science presents:

Virtual Conference: Fertility Awareness for Women’s Health and Family Planning

Expand your understanding of fertility awareness based methods and the critical role they can play in family planning and restorative reproductive healthcare. Hear from physicians and medical experts about how charting can aid in the diagnosis and management of many women’s health issues as well as provide patients with expanded family planning options. The events each day will run from 10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CT, and will feature presentations as well as live Q&A sessions with physicians, educators, and experts.

October 2-3, 2020 (Virtual)

Earn up to 12 online only, live AAFP Prescribed credits

MD Anderson presents:

The Certified Tobacco Treatment Training Program

MD Anderson is one of 22 sites accredited by the Council for Tobacco Treatment Training Programs to provide a four-day class for individuals interested in seeking Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training and Certification. The program offers tobacco treatment training based on the most up-to-date evidence-based tobacco cessation research and treatment strategies.

October 12-16, 2020 (Virtual – Online)

Earn up to 31 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

The American Board of Family Medicine presents:

Instructions for Submitting ABFM COVID-19 Self-Directed PI Activity

Learn step-by-step instructions from Ryan Kauffman, MD, FAAFP, on how to take a change in practice related to COVID-19 and turn it into a Performance Improvement activity for your ABFM Family Medicine Certification requirements through the new COVID-19 Self-Directed pathway by watching this instructional video.

Performance Improvement Activity; can earn up to 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

The Alzheimer’s Association presents:

Free CME Course: Challenging Conversations about Dementia

Learn to confidently approach the detection, diagnostic and care-planning processes for your patients with cognitive impairment and dementia with this 75-minute course. Developed with primary care clinicians in mind, the course is composed of five modules and an additional resource compendium. Learners who complete at least one module, the post-test and evaluation are eligible to receive professional credit.

1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™; available through 5/30/2021.

The University of Florida presents:

From Brain Disorders to Brain Health: Prevention and Management of Cognitive Decline and Dementia

Through this no-cost CME, cognitive health experts from UF provide the latest information on the screening, diagnosis, and treatment of mild cognitive impairment and dementia.

If you are not affiliated with the University of Florida, you can create a UF myTraining account in less than 5 minutes and access the CME.

1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™; available through 6/30/2021.

Texas Health Steps presents:

Advancing Health Equity in Texas through Culturally Responsive Care

The goal of this no-cost training is to provide health-care professionals with practical guidance about how to advance equity in physical, mental, behavioral, and oral health by adopting and implementing the National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) in Health and Health Care.

Accredited by TMA to provide 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™; available through 6/22/2021.

The George Washington Cancer Center presents:

Cancer Survivorship E-Learning Series for Primary Care Providers

The Cancer Survivorship E-Learning Series is a no-cost continuing education program that provides a forum to educate primary care providers about how to better understand and care for cancer survivors in the primary care setting. Clinicians can learn about caring for survivors of adult-onset cancers through a series of ten enduring online educational modules.

Accredited by TMA to provide 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

TMLT presents:

Case Closed: Maternal Mortality

This course provides physicians, who care for pregnant women, with real-world risk management advice. It features seven case studies involving maternal death, followed by recommendations to help physicians continue to practice safe medicine and prevent poor patient outcomes.

There is no cost to access the course material, but registration is required. A fee will be charged for those physicians seeking CME credit (2 hours) for the course.


Note: This activity is not accredited by TAFP.

The Collaborative for REMS Education presents:

Opioid Prescribing: Safe Practice, Changing Lives
Earn up to 2 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians when you take this online course developed by nationally known experts in the ER/LA opioid field. The course is hosted by Medscape.


Note: This activity is not accredited by TAFP.

Cook Children’s Center for Prevention of Child Maltreatment presents:

Early detection of child maltreatment training
Can you recognize the signs of child maltreatment? Arm yourself with knowledge that can save a child’s life with this free online training for health care providers.

Click here for more information and to begin the training program.

Note: This activity is not accredited by TAFP.

Texas Health Steps presents:

Adolescent Substance Abuse course

The goal of this module is to equip Texas Health Steps providers and others with the tools to integrate substance use screening and intervention into practice, employ current evidence-based models to manage adolescent patients who use substances or are in recovery, and to refer patients when necessary. Participants can earn up to 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and 1.5 ethics credits.

Click here to register for the course.

Note: This activity is not accredited by TAFP.

TAFP and the Iowa Academy of Family Physicians present:

NRCME Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Training Webinar

Physicians and other health care providers wishing to examine interstate truck drivers and issue medical certificates to them must now be certified by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. This webinar was recorded at a live course and can be completed at your leisure from the comfort of your home or office.

Click here for more information and to register.

The National Institute on Drug Abuse and Medscape Education present:

Safe Prescribing for Pain
The goal of this activity is to describe the prevalence of prescription opioid abuse in the United States and the skills and tools clinicians can use to screen for and prevent abuse in patients with pain. Earn 1.25 CME credits with this online course.


Managing Pain Patients Who Abuse Rx Drugs
The goal of this activity is to describe the symptoms and prevalence of opioid addiction and dependence in patients with chronic pain, and the steps clinicians can take to screen for, prevent, and treat such conditions. Earn 1.75 CME credits with this online course.

Click here for more information and to register for either of these courses.

Note: These activities are not accredited by TAFP.

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center presents:

Free online CME credit on various topics, including numerous options that fulfill the ethics requirement. Topics include Fundamental Principles in Communication, Managing Difficult Communication, and others. Click here to see more options and to begin.

Note: This activity is not accredited by TAFP.

Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Medical Communications Media, and the NJAFP present:

Improving Medication Adherence: The Evolving Role of Technology
A Video Roundtable Series

This novel video roundtable series focuses on how family physicians can use health information technology to improve medication adherence in their patients. The first three segments of this six-part series focuses on a key technology: electronic health records (EHRs), mobile and digital communication, and social media. This free CME-certified series will increase your awareness and guide you in using these tools as a means of improving medication adherence and quality of care. Faculty includes family physicians Enoch Choi and Mike Sevilla.

Find more information and access the program here.

Note: This activity is not accredited by TAFP.