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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Advanced Trauma Life Support Course

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.

Anesthesia 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.

Central Line Placement Train the Trainer Course

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

Department of Radiology ACLS and BLS Combined 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

Department of 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.

Emergency Medicine Deep Procedural Sedation Course

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

Emergency Medicine Faculty Abdominal and Aorta Ultrasound Course

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

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 Cardiac Ultrasound Course

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

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Extraglottic Devices Course

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

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Lung and FAST Ultrasound Course

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

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development MSK and Soft Tissue Ultrasound Course

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

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Pelvic and Appendix Ultrasound Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine Attendings will review and practice pelvic and appendix ultrasound procedures.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Skills Course: Airway Equipment Update

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

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Skills Course: Blakemore Tube Placement

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

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Skills Course: Bougie Aided Cricothyrotomy

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

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Skills Course: Fiberoptic Intubation

This course will provide emergency medicine attending physicians with a review of flexible fiberoptic intubation and with an opportunity for deliberate practice with a variety of equipment/airways.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Skills Course: Flexible Endoscopy

During this course, Emergency Medicine Faculty will review and practice intubating over a flexible endoscope.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Skills Course: Obstetrical Emergencies

This course will provide emergency medicine attending physicians with a review of how to manage obstetrical emergencies.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Skills Course: Pericardiocentesis

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

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Skills Course: Pigtail Catheters

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

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 attendings will review the indications, equipment, and steps of a resuscitative thoracotomy.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Transvenous Pacing Course

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

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Ultrasound Course: Deep Vein Thrombosis

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 Ultrasound Course: Fascia Iliaca Block

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

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Ultrasound Course: Forearm Blocks

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

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Ultrasound Course: Ocular Ultrasound

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

Emergency Medicine Faculty Development Ultrasound Course: Ultrasound Guided Arthrocentesis

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.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Lecture

Lecture/Didactic for Emergency Medicine Faculty.

Emergency Medicine Faculty Ultrasound Course: Nerve Blocks and Vascular Access

During the Emergency Medicine Faculty Ultrasound Course, Emergency Medicine Attendings will gain comfort and familiarity performing ultrasound guided nerve blocks and ultrasound guided vascular access.

Neonatal Resuscitation 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 Course

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

Psychiatric Awareness Training Course for BWH Police and Security

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

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.

Subclavian Venous Access Assessment

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

Ultrasound Guided Central Line Assessment

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