Online CME Resources (Nuclear/PET)

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 nuclear/PET in meeting the CME requirements.

Course directors please note: If your course contains substantial nuclear cardiology, nuclear medicine and/or PET content and does not currently appear below, please e-mail course information.

Sponsoring Organization CME / CE

ASNC Online CME/CE
American Society of Nuclear Cardiology Online Education Resource Center

ASNC Learning Center (Featured Activities - SAMs, Journal CME/CE, MOC, Online Activities)
As the primary source for education in the field of nuclear cardiology, the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology is pleased to continue its leadership role in continuing education. ASNC is an accredited provider of Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit for physicians, and a recognized provider of Continuing Education (CE) credit for technologists. Please see the following list of online education courses and activities that are currently being offered by ASNC.

New! ASNC Scientific Session 2016 On Demand
This extensive digital library contains 60 hours of presentations from the ASNC2016 Annual Meeting addressing best practices, emerging research, new technology and advances in treatment.  This product is available for two years but purchasers may only claim continuing education credit until September 22, 2017. The American Society of Nuclear Cardiology designates this live activity for a maximum of 50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Member Price: $999.00; Non-Member $1,099.00

New! ASNC Nuclear Cardiology Board Prep 2016 On Demand
This On Demand board prep course delivers 15 hours of education from this year's live course offered in Boca Raton, FL. Whether you are preparing for your certification or recertification exam, or are simply in need if a refresher course on appropriate cardiac nuclear imaging procedures, this activity is the leading educational resource in teh field of nuclear cardiology. This product is available for two years but purchasers may only claim continuing education credit until September 21, 2017. The American Society of Nuclear Cardiology designates this live activity for a maximum of 15 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Member Price: $1,299.00; Non-Member Price: $1,399.00

Appropriate Use of Nuclear Cardiology in Clinical Practice: Strategies for Implementation
Participants will gain insight about current roles and applications of the appropriate use of nuclear cardiac imaging studies and application of appropriate use criteria and guidelines when referring patients for nuclear cardiology studies. Activity awards .75 CME credit to physicians. Expiration Date is June 28, 2017. Activity is free to members and non-members, log-in to MedPage Today.

ASRT Continuing Education
American Society of Radiologic Technologics offers online CE courses and staff training solutions.

PET-CT Essentials
Member: $15.00
Retail: $20.00
Approved for 1 Category A CE credit
Examines the history, components and scientific principles of positron emission tomography and explains how PET-CT is used effectively to detect cancer and evaluate other diseases.

Quality Management in the Imaging Sciences: Chapter 15 – Quality Assurance in Nuclear Medicine
Member: $22.50
Retail: $30
Approved for 1.5 Category A CE credits
This chapter discusses the many quality assurance procedures performed in nuclear medicine. It discusses energy resolution and photopeaking, counting rate limits, field uniformity, spatial resolution and linearity, sensitivity and multiple-window spatial registration. Quality assurance programs for single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT), positron emission tomography (PET) technology and radiopharmacy are also presented.

SNMMI Online Learning Center
Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Online Learning Center offers a multitude of online courses offering CME and VOICE credits.

Quarterly SNMMI-TS Webinar Series: The Value of Accreditation
Release Date: October 19, 2016
Expiration Date: October 31, 2019
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to: Promote the value and importance of accreditation; discuss the recognition of being properly and professionally accreditated; processes and procedures for institutions to become accreditated through IAC; identify the differences and similarities of accreditation. The SNMMI designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

New! Clinical Trials Webinar Series - Quantitative Image Analysis – the Tech Perspective
Release Date: February 16, 2017
Expiration Date: February 28, 2020
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to: discuss quantitative vs. qualitative PET image review; describe the types of quantitative measurements; explain the factors affecting quantitative measures; and discuss quantitative analysis in a research setting. SNMMI designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

New! JNM CE/SAM (February 2017): Quantification of Lung PET Images:  Challenges and Opportunities
Release Date: February 1, 2017
Expiration Date: February 28, 2020
On successful completion of this activity, participants should be able to describe: describe the methods that have been used to quantify 18F-FDG uptake in the lungs using dynamic PET; discuss the interpretation of the outcomes from these methodsl provide suggested considerations on quantification of 18F-FDG uptake in the lungs for future studies. SNMMI designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

New! Quarterly SNMMI-TS Webinar Series: Quality Imaging and the Technologist: Making it Personal
Release Date: January 31, 2017
Expiration Date: January 31, 2020
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to: discuss the technologist’s responsibilities for achieving a high quality nuclear medicine study; discuss the concept of personalized imaging and how it relates to achieving a high-quality study; discuss the human factors that may affect the technologist's ability to acquire a high-quality study; discuss the results of the SNMMI-TS quality survey and how it relates to practicing technologists. The SNMMI designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Many other relevant courses offered by SNMMI that offer physician CME can be found at www.snmmilearningcenter.org/Education.aspx.

Other CE Offerings

Aunt Minnie
AuntMinnie.com, in conjunction with Voxmedia, LLC, have teamed together to provide continuing medical education (CME) credit for physicians and other health care professionals. Each course integrates knowledge, imagery, and dynamic interaction to enhance learning via the Internet for medical imaging professionals and those that support medical imaging professionals. Each course delivers choreographed, interactive knowledge to simulate real-time interaction with a radiologic expert. There are built-in mechanisms for assessment, certification, and credentialing of course participants. If you are a physician, sonographer, physician's assistant, nurse practitioner, or nurse (depending on the nurse certifying body), you can earn continuing education credit. Voxmedia LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit per four 15-minute courses. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Board Vitals
BoardVitals provides 15 AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credits specific to Nuclear Cardiology. The question bank includes over 400 questions and is accredited by the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Retail Price: $599 for one year access and CME.

Cardiovillage.com
CardioVillage provides continuing medical education (CME) credit in cardiovascular medicine. AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

Corscan
Online and on-demand video lectures covering topics from the CBNC board examination
content outline as well as other general Cardiac MPI topics of interest.

Covidien - Criticalpoint
Earn ASRT Cat A or ACPE CE. 11 unique courses address fundamental skills while meeting the needs of Nuclear Pharmacists, Technicians and Nuclear Medicine Technologists.

Educational Symposia
Meetings, videos and DVD offering CE credit in the fields of in the fields of radiology, pathology, obstetrics and gynecology, cardiology, and more.

2015 Clinical Nuclear Medicine - A Video CME Teaching Activity
This activity is designed to provide a practical and in-depth review of nuclear medicine with concentration on the latest trends, state of the art protocols and advances in clinical diagnosis and patient management.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 9.25
*credits may be claimed until September 30, 2018.

2016 Clinical Nuclear Medicine - A Video CME Teaching Activity
This activity is designed to provide a practical and in-depth review of nuclear medicine with concentration on the latest trends, state of the art protocols and advances in clinical diagnosis and patient management.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 11.25
*credits may be claimed until September 30, 2019.

2015 PET/CT Imaging - A Video CME Teaching Activity
This activity is structured to provide a clinical perspective of PET and PET/CT imaging. Basic to advanced applications of PET and PET/CT are put in the context of disease detection and treatment planning.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 19.5
*credits may be claimed until September 30, 2018.

2016 PET/CT Imaging - A Video CME Teaching Activity
This activity is structured to provide a clinical perspective of PET and PET/CT imaging. Basic to advanced applications of PET and PET/CT are put in the context of disease detection and treatment planning.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 9.75
*credits may be claimed until September 30, 2019.

Medscape
Imaging CME.

Meetings By Mail
Accredited symposia on multi-media DVD-ROM.

Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Update
The Mid-Eastern Chapter of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging presents their 45th Annual Meeting, featuring the latest updates and advances in this constantly evolving specialty! A dozen faculty members discuss a wide range of topics designed to improve quality, enhance assessments and address controversies throughout nuclear medicine. Veritas Institute for Medical Education, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 15.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. CME Expiration: 7/31/17

Penn Radiology Oncologic Imaging: Optimizing Patient Care
Penn Radiology joins forces with its experts in Nuclear Medicine, Gastroenterology, Pulmonology, Radiation and Interventional Oncology to present this comprehensive review of Oncologic Imaging. Featuring two detailed sessions dedicated to CT screening for lung cancer, with other topics including state of the art and emerging techniques, head and neck Cancer, thoracic, GI and other abdominal malignancies, neuroendocrine tumors, lymphoma, melanoma and MSK. Global Education Group designates this enduring material for a maximum of 18 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Credits for this program can be applied toward your Self Assessment CME Requirements for ABR Maintenance of Certification. CME Expiration: 2/14/19

Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Update
The Mid-Eastern Chapter of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging presents their 47th Annual Meeting, featuring the latest updates and advances in this constantly evolving specialty.  Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Essentials details nuclear medicine’s impact on radiology, cardiology, oncology, neurology and much more.  Fifteen faculty members discuss a wide range of topics designed to improve quality, enhance assessments and address controversies. Global Education Group designates this enduring material for a maximum of 15.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. CME Expiration: 5/14/20

Nuclear Cardiology: An Interactive Review
This course is a comprehensive online Self-Study program for physicians practicing nuclear medicine or studying to take the CBNC exam. The materials will be presented in an on-line format where the student will evaluate didactic material, images and animations relevant to the study of Nuclear Cardiology.

Nuclear Medical Tutorials
Consultants in Nuclear Medicine has created 28 on-line tutorials for Nuclear Medicine and Radiology Technologists as well as students preparing for certification exams. The VOICE Program of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) has reviewed this program and approved it for a maximum of 41 continuing education hours. 

PET/CT Training Institute - Technologist CE Courses
Web-based courses, designed by faculty and staff to create an interactive learning environment.

Radiology Society of North America (RSNA) Education Offerings
RSNA offers educational resources and tools to further your professional learning.