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

American Society of Nuclear Cardiology Online Education Resource Center

Appropriate Use of Nuclear Cardiology Studies: Review and Implementation of Updated Appropriate Use Criteria Guidelines
This online video will teach participants clinical recommendations of Appropriate Use Criteria in asymptomatic patients, clinical recommendations of the updated Appropriate Use Criteria for pre-operative screening and current issues and barriers to effective implementation of Appropriate Use Criteria in clinical practice. Activity awards .5 CME/CE credits to physicians and technologists. Pricing: Members: No charge; Non-Members: $50.00

Strategies for Reducing Radiation Dose Levels in Nuclear Cardiology Studies
This is a case-based interactive activity on radiation reduction strategies in patients undergoing nuclear cardiology studies. The online activity offers 1.5 CE/CME credits to physicians and technologists. Pricing: Member Physician: $49.00; Non-Member Physician: $79.00; Member Technologist: $25.00; Non-Member Technologist: $35.00

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

PET-CT Essentials
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. Member: $15.00  Retail: $20.00
Approved for 1 Category A CE credit

Quality Management in the Imaging Sciences: Chapter 15 – Quality Assurance in Nuclear Medicine
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. Member: $22.50  Retail: $30
Approved for 1.5 Category A CE credits

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.

Other CE Offerings

Aunt Minnie, 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 provides continuing medical education (CME) credit in cardiovascular medicine. AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

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

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

2014 Practical PET Imaging: A Focus on PET and PET/CT
This CME teaching activity is structured to provide a practical clinical overview of PET and PET/CT imaging. Faculty provide tips on image interpretation, pathology detection, therapy effectiveness, reporting guidelines and emerging applications. The latest tips, protocols and pitfalls are presented throughout the program. In addition, the value of PET/MR when used to evaluate therapy effectiveness is discussed.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
: 8.0

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 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.