Breastfeeding Friendly Consortium
Breastfeeding Friendly Consortium is your one-stop resource for implementing the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative’s 10 Steps for Successful Breastfeeding. Our comprehensive program offers certified training and fosters performance improvement through Maintenance of Certification approved activities and practice monitoring tools.
Newborn Screening Education
Newborn Screening Education project is a joint venture between the Virginia Department of Health, the University of Virginia Office of Continuing Medical Education and Scitent to provide healthcare professionals and institutions with certified learning opportunities to ensure that all well newborns receive appropriate screening prior to discharge from the hospital.
Cancer Prevention: Our web-based video courses focus on the importance of prevention and risk reduction in decreasing cancer occurrences. All participants will need to watch the video presentation, then register and pay the registration fee of $50 (per activity), and complete the activity post-test with a passing score of 80% in order to receive credit.
CardioVillage provides top-quality accredited online cardiovascular education. CardioVillage is designed to accommodate your busy schedule by providing easy access to meaningful and easily consumable content. Our mobile-friendly, relevant, and engaging learning focuses on Practicing Cardiovascular Medicine, Echocardiography, New Topics and Trends, and Fundamentals.
TeleheathVillage is a virtual community of telehealth and clinical experts creating a comprehensive platform for telehealth education. Our accredited courses educate physicians, nurses, administrators, IT teams, and policy makers in engaging, interactive content. TelehealthVillage exists thanks to a collaboration of the University of Virginia (UVA) Karen S. Rheuban Center for Telehealth, the New College Institute, and the Mid-Atlantic Telehealth Resource Center.
Challenges in the Kidney Transplant Patient
2021 Challenges in the Kidney Transplant Patient is a course aimed to healthcare professionals who work in the care of kidney transplant patients: physicians; nurse practitioners and physician assistants. The goal of the course is to improve skills in the clinical, diagnostic, and therapeutic approach in the management of these patients, both by the non-specialized nephrology team and the transplant team, and to provide updates on each topic discussed.
Vascular Medicine: Anyone can earn free continuing medical education (CME) credits for reading articles published in our journal, Vascular Medicine. This activity is made possible by a partnership with University of Virginia School of Medicine.
The Translational Microbiome
The Translational Microbiome web-based activity will provide learners with a deeper awareness of the current understanding of the role of the microbiome in cancer and IO therapy, liver disease, Alzheimer’s, vascular disease and metabolic syndrome, lupus and the differential between microbiome testing in vivo and ex vivo. It will also provide learners with first-hand experience of the patient journey in C diff and provide insights into the safety issues of manipulating the microbiome.
Perinatal Continuing Education Program
Perinatal Continuing Education Program: For more than 35 years, the Perinatal Continuing Education Program (PCEP)has enhanced the knowledge and skills of physicians, nurses, nurse midwives, respiratory therapists, and other providers of care for pregnant women and newborns. The PCEP, 3rd edition workbooks have been brought up-to-date with leading-edge procedures and techniques.