Continuing Medical Education

The mission of the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (LAC DPH) Continuing Medical Education (CME) Program is to promote high quality evidence-based health care for the residents of Los Angeles County.  We address issues that are important to both clinical and population health such as communicable and chronic diseases and public health practice. This page features all enduring CME activities currently offered by LAC DPH.

We welcome feedback on current activities as well as suggestions for future content.


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HIV Prevention with Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)




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The Evolving Science and Policy of Cannabis: What Health Professionals Need to Know

  • Articles in Rx for Prevention (designated for up to 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™)


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Update on Syphilis in Women and Congenital Syphilis
from the California Department of Public Health.


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Making Your Voice Heard: How to Be an Effective Healthcare Advocate


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Clinical Recognition and Management of Hepatitis A in the Context of an Ongoing Outbreak in LA County

  • Article in Rx for Prevention (with CME)

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Medication Therapy Management: Opportunities in an Underutilized Service


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HIV Prevention with Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)

  • Article in Rx for Prevention (with CME)


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Recognizing and Managing Mumps in Adults

  • Article in Rx for Prevention (with CME)

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Eliminating Tuberculosis in LA County: A Call to Primary Care Providers to Screen and Treat TB Infection

  • Article in Rx for Prevention (with CME)

 


The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health designates enduring activities with AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.