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2018 CME

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New Module on Prostate Cancer Survivorship Now Available!

The GW Cancer Institute’s Center for the Advancement of Cancer Survivorship, Navigation and Policy offers a Cancer Survivorship E-Learning Series that is a free continuing education program that provides a forum to educate primary care providers (PCPs) who may have patients who are cancer survivors about how to better understand and care for survivors in the primary care setting. Continuing education credits (CEs) are available at no cost to participants for each 1-hour module.


Smiles for Life is the nation's only comprehensive oral health curriculum.  Developed by the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Group on Oral Health and now in its third edition, this curriculum is designed to enhance the role of primary care clinicians in the promotion of oral health for all age groups through the development and dissemination of high-quality educational resources. The curriculum can be used by physicians, nurses, physician assistants and midwives. 

The Smiles for Life curriculum consists of eight 45-minute modules covering core areas of oral health relevant to medical clinicians. Topics include: The Relationship of Oral Health to Systemic Health; Child Oral Health; Adult Oral Health; Acute Dental Problems; Oral Health & the Pregnant Patient; Carries Risk Assessment, Fluoride Varnish and Counseling; The Oral Exam; and Geriatric Oral Health.

This enduring material activity, Smiles for Life: A National Oral Health Curriculum, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 8.50 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP certification begins March 11, 2013. Term of approval is for two years from this date with the option of yearly renewal. User competencies are measured through assessments at course completion. For each course a user must score an 80% or higher to receive credit.

To learn more or to access the free online curriculum visit: http://www.smilesforlifeoralhealth.org/   

The Smiles for Life Web site also provides resources such as pocket cards, a smartphone application, posters, videos, and more.  

 

 

 

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