Online CME Courses (Echocardiography)
The following is a list of websites which offer CME credits. We are aware that these courses are a partial listing. The IAC does not endorse nor guarantee the content and relevance to echocardiography in meeting the CME requirements.
Course directors please note: If your course contains substantial echocardiography content and does not currently appear below, please e-mail course information.
Sponsoring Organization CME
University (to ASE members)
A free CME site with online education and webcasts for physicians and sonographers.
SDMS Learning Opportunities
Search for live and on-demand courses offered by the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography.
Other CME Offerings
AIUM/Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine
The official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM), the Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine (JUM) offers educational activities for physicians and sonographers through CME tests.
Provides free CME credit in cardiovascular medicine. Over 160 hours of CME (16 CEUs) are currently available.
Meetings, videos and DVD offering CE credit in the fields of in the fields of radiology, pathology, obstetrics and gynecology, cardiology, and more.
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute
In addition to providing recurring CME courses on Echocardiography and vascular sonography since 1985, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute is the publisher of the largest line of ultrasound self-directed educational materials — over 120 titles covering specialties including adult echocardiography, carotid, peripheral vascular and vascular interpretation interactive CDs and DVDs.
E-echocardiography.com® (An Echocardiography and Ultrasound Learning Resource) offers more than 160 AMA category I TEE specific CME credits for physicians and 33 A+ ASRT CE credits for sonographers.
Echo-Web provides the total solution for maintaining CME. Earn AMA Category I credits and SDMS CME [SDMS CME credit is accepted by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS), American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT), Canadian Association of Registered Diagnostic Ultrasound Professionals (CARDUP) and Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) toward their continuing education requirements].
Meetings By Mail
Accredited symposia streaming online or DVD-ROM.
ARDMS and CCI Ultrasound Board Review and Continuing Medical Education
The Online Learning Center features programs for all imaging specialties — MR, CT, X-Ray, Ultrasound, Cardiac, Vascular and PACS. Select, purchase, study, test and certify completely online.
PVICME On-Line Pacific Vascular Institute for Continuing Medical Education (PVICME) offers site featuring vascular, cardiac and TCD interpretation.
SDMS-approved CME/CPD credits are now available online through Siemens Medical. Note: These credits are accepted by the ARRT as Category A credits and are accepted by the ARDMS (for sonographers), and are not AMA Category 1 credits (for physicians).
Web — Basic Principals of Ultrasound
The objective of this course is: "To be able to define principle characteristics of medical ultrasound to include the Doppler equation, types of echoes, principles, construction, artifacts, bioeffects and safety."