Below, you will find links to free or low-cost online courses that offer continuing eductiaon credits including continuing medical education credits (CMEs), continuing eductaion units (CEs), and/or contact hours for health care professionals.
Cancer Care Connect Education Workshops Offers free webinars on a variety of cancer topics. Typically offers CEUs for social workers & dieticians. These options change frequently so check back for updated offerings.
MD Anderson Cancer Center: Professional Oncology Education - University of Texas
Online lectures and courses for physicians on diagnosis, screening, medical management, short and long term effects of treatment and survivorship. Many courses offer CME credits without charge. These options will change over time so check back for updated offerings.
Nurse Oncology Education Program This program offers nursing CE on a variety of cancer related topics. These options change over time so check back for updated offerings.
CME Learning Center - Medscape These webpages provide a variety of CME and nursing CE learning opportunities related to various cancer topics. These options will change over time so check back for updated offerings.
Cancer Survivorship: A Distinct Phase of Cancer Care - Harvard Medical School This CME activity is designed to introduce some of the post-acute cancer treatment issues that are important in the survivorship phase of cancer care. Cost is $40 (CME end date August, 27,2016)
Head and Neck Cancer Survivorship Care Guideline - The American Cancer Society This guideline was developed to assist primary care clinicians and other health practitioners with the care of head and neck cancer survivors, including monitoring for recurrence, screening for second primary cancers, assessment and management of long-term and late effects, health promotion and care coordination. (CME end date March, 2017)
“Screening for Colorectal Cancer: Optimizing Quality” – Two new CDC-sponsored continuing education courses for health care providers: one version for primary care providers and one for clinicians who perform colonoscopies. Continuing education credits are available for physicians, nurses, and other health professionals.
The CDC's new e-learning curriculum on gynecologic cancer includes risk factors, symptoms, prevention strategies, and screening recommendations. Intended for primary health care professionals, it consists of 6 modules that address cervical, ovarian, uterine, vaginal, and vulvar cancers. Earn FREE CE's!
Supporting Healthy Eating Through Policy And Environmental Change - Michigan Public Health Training Center This Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) contact hour will discuss the lack of consensus in the science regarding how to define access to healthy foods, as well as, the current state of science between the food environment and diet and health. (CHES end date December 31, 2016)