Continuing Medical Education

Ongoing education for physicians from a variety of specialties. These courses include high-acuity, low frequency event training, procedural skill refresher courses, new equipment trainings and non-technical skill sessions. Some of these courses may provide CME credits to eligible participants.

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Ultrasound Guided Central Venous Catheter Placement Assessment

This assessment is required for clinicians to perform a central line placement at Brigham and Women's Hospital.

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Advanced Trauma Life Support Course (ATLS)

During this course. participants will learn and demonstrate skills necessary to assess and manage critically injured patients.

American Board of Surgery National Surgery Exam

Surgical Residents will complete the American Board of Surgery National Surgery Exam.

Anesthesiology Surgical Cricothyrotomy Course

This course will re-educate clinicians’ understanding of airway emergency, including ways in which the usual methodology can fail. The course will emphasize the importance of cricothyrotomy in preventing death, and familiarize with the scenarios that cricothyrotomy is most crucial.

BWH Police and Security Psychiatric Awareness Safety Training Course

This course provides psychiatric safety awareness and education for BWH Police and Security.

Emergency Medicine Deep Procedural Sedation Assessment

This simulation will provide specific recommendations for the safe care of adult patients receiving deep sedation by emergency physicians in the emergency department.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Abdominal and Aorta Ultrasound Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will review and practice abdominal and aorta ultrasound.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Airway Equipment Review Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will review departmental airway equipment.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Biliary Ultrasound Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will review and perform bedside Biliary Ultrasound including indications, normal and abnormal anatomy, image acquisition on ultrasound.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Blakemore Tube Placement Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will review and practice correct placement of Blakemore/Minnesotta Tube for variceal bleeding.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Bougie Aided Cric Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will review and practice performing bougie-aided cricothyrotomy.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Cardiac Ultrasound Course

Emergency Medicine faculty will review bedside cardiac echo including practice performing scans, and recognizing abnormal findings.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Ultrasound Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will review focused ultrasound for Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) to Increase comfort and familiarity performing bedside vascular ultrasound including indications, normal and abnormal anatomy and image acquisition on ultrasound.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Extraglottic Devices Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will review and demonstrate use of extraglottic devices.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development FAST and Lung Ultrasound Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will review the basics and pitfalls of FAST and Lung Ultrasound.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Fascia Iliaca Blocks Ultrasound Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will review the indications and practice performing a fascia iliac block.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Fiberoptic Intubation Course

This course will provide Emergency Medicine faculty with a review of flexible fiberoptic intubation and with an opportunity for deliberate practice with a variety of equipment/airways.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Flexible Endoscopy Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will review and practice intubation over a flexible endoscope.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Forearm Blocks Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will review and practice ultrasound guided regional anesthesia of the forearm.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Lecture

Lecture/Didactic for Emergency Medicine faculty.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Nerve Block and Vascular Access Course

During the course, Emergency Medicine faculty will gain comfort and familiarity performing ultrasound guided nerve blocks and ultrasound guided vascular access.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Obstetrical Emergencies Course

This course will provide Emergency Medicine faculty with a review of how to manage obstetrical emergencies.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Ocular Ultrasound Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will review and practice ocular ultrasound techniques.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Pelvic Ultrasound Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will practice performing pelvic ultrasound.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Pericardiocentesis Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will review and practice performing an emergency pericardiocentesis.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Pigtail Catheter Placement Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will review and practice the placement of pigtail catheters.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Soft Tissue and MSK Ultrasound Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will review the basics and pitfalls of soft tissue and musculoskeletal ultrasound.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Surgical Airway Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty members will review and practice the open and bougie assisted technique for cricothyrotomy.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Thoracotomy Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will review the indications, equipment, and steps of a resuscitative thoracotomy.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Transvenous Pacing Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will review and practice placement of temporary transvenous pacemaker wires.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Ultrasound Guided Arthrocentesis Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine faculty will gain comfort and familiarity performing ultrasound guided arthrocentesis including indications, normal and abnormal anatomy, image acquisition on ultrasound and needle placement.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Ultrasound Image Review Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine Faculty will interpret review of point-of-care ultrasound pathology.

Hospital-Wide Intern Orientation Central Venous Catheter Train the Trainer Course

This course will prepare learners to teach Central Line Placement as faculty to interns at Hospital Wide Intern Orientation.

Hospital-Wide Intern Orientation Sterile Technique Train the Trainer Course

During this course, faculty of Intern Orientation Sterile Technique will review learning objectives and skills to teach PGY1 residents at Intern Orientation.

Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Instructor Course

During this session participants with receive an overview of the role of the instructor/facilitator during NRP courses and to describe content changes to NRP as of the 7th edition update.

Non-Technical Skills for OR Teams Intensive Master Class

This interactive course will engage participants from different perspectives on non-technical skills education; short didactic sessions to learn the science and psychology of OR team behavior, video analysis to identify and reflect on non-technical skills in the operating room, small …

Nuclear Medicine Lymphoscintigraphy Resource Technologist Skills Training Course

During this course, Nuclear Medicine Technologists will review BWH Nuclear Medicine Policies and Procedures for administration of intradermal injections of a radiopharmaceutical for lymphoscintigraphy.

Partners Healthcare Emerging Leaders Simulation Course

The Partners Healthcare Emerging Leaders Course prepares participants to implement and lead institutional changes.

Radiology ACLS and BLS Course

The goal of the course is to improve the quality of care provided to the patient of a cardiac arrest or other cardiopulmonary emergencies. This course is intended for Department of Radiology staff.

Radiology BLS Course

The goal of the course is to improve the quality of care provided to the patient of a cardiac arrest or other cardiopulmonary emergencies. This course is intended for Department of Radiology staff.

Ultrasound Guided Subclavian Venous Catheter Placement Assessment

This is an assessment for clinicians looking to receive privileges to place a subclavian venous catheter in the hospital.