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CME Courses Committee

Overall Purpose/Mission

Prepare a schedule of CME courses consistent with the educational needs of the Academy's Fellows and in accordance with the essential policies and standards of ACCME, and evaluate the effectiveness and member satisfaction of the programs.

Charges

1. Comply with the Strategic Plan as adopted by the Board of Directors, and ensure that the organization-wide goals of unity and diversity are considered in all activities.

2. Prepare an annual schedule of continuing medical education courses for orthopaedic surgeons consistent with the educational needs of Academy Fellows.

3. Evaluate the educational effectiveness and member satisfaction of Academy educational programs.

4. Conduct an ongoing program of market research to identify the educational needs of the Fellowship.

5. Identify and implement new educational teaching methods for CME programs.

6. Identify and implement ways to work collaboratively with Orthopaedic Specialty Societies and industry on CME programs.

Reporting Relationship

Reports to the Council on Education

Composition

Chair

Committee members seventeen (17) - based on specialty appointment

Term of Office

For chair, two (2) years; eligible for one (1) additional two (2) year term.
For members, two (2) years; eligible for one (1) additional two (2) year term.

Staff Liaison (title)

Director, Electronic Media, Evaluation Programs and Course Operations

Last updated: 12/5/14

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