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The Statewide Continuing Medical Education (CME) Program for the University of Tennessee College of Medicine holds accreditation to sponsor educational programs and conferences for practicing physicians from the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.

Robert Fore, EdD, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, including Statewide CME, leads the University's CME efforts at all campuses.  The ACCME accreditation provides all UTHSC College of Medicine campuses with the authority to provide continuing medical education for physicians and award CME credits to other medical professionals.

In 2021, the Chattanooga Office of CME provided oversight and documentation for all CME activities across the UT Statewide System:


95 CME Activities
1,483 Hours of CME Instruction
26,138 Physician Participants
8.511 Non-Physician Participants

CME/CE credits - The Office of Continuing Medical Education (CME) at University of Tennessee College of Medicine (UTCOM) Chattanooga certifies educational activities for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and AAFP Prescribed Credits, and issues certificates of attendance that count as CEU's and other continuing education credits to non-physicians for attending. 

Scope - The Office of CME at the UTCOM Chattanooga certifies educational activities for CME credit whenever the target audience is Tennessee physicians and the educational content meets the CME content requirements

Size - In 2018, the UTCOM Chattanooga provided 1,138 hours of CME instruction across 45 CME activities, and those attracted 18,491 physician learners and 8,545 non-physician learners. Click here for info on CME at all UTCOM campuses.

Primary Chattanooga CME Contacts

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Robert Fore, EdD, FACEHP, CHCP
Associate Dean for Statewide CME
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Designated Institutional Official for ACGME
423.778.3869
robert.fore@erlanger.org

 

 

 

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Susan Edmondson
CME Assistant, Chattanooga Campus
Continuing Medical Education
Phone:  423.778.6884
cme@erlanger.org 

 

 

May 26, 2022