Next IMQ CME Essentials Workshop is Dec. 12 in San Mateo October 27, 2016 General CME, CME Accreditation, IMQ, Institute for Medical Quality 0 Join the Institute for Medical Quality (IMQ) on Monday, December 12, 2016, for the next CME Essentials Workshop, to be held at the San Mateo County Medical Association in San Mateo (near SFO). This one-day workshop focuses on the fundamentals of planning and evaluating a continuing medical education (CME) activity. The CME Essentials Workshop is designed for individuals who are new to CME or who are seeking a refresher, including physicians (CME chairs, committee members, faculty or speakers); CME coordinators; nurses; and other medical staff and education professionals involved in planning CME activities. The workshop will teach attendees the CME accreditation requirements and walk them through the fundamentals of designing educational activities and assessing their impact on improving competency, performance and/or patient outcomes. They will learn how to evaluate both individual activities and their overall CME programs. In addition, attendees will learn the standards for commercial support and ensuring independence in CME activities. Enrollment is limited, so reserve your spot today. IMQ is a subsidiary of the California Medical Association. For more information or to register, click here. Comments are closed.