Continuing Education/Continuing Medical Education (CE/CME)                                                                                             2019/2020 System Calendar

CE/CME Opportunity: Physicians, Nursing, Pharmacy & Allied Health at any Ascension Ministry have the opportunity to view CE/CME activities that are live and/or recorded and receive CE/CME credit through the Ascension CE Department.  For more information on the CE/CME website, contact or              

Scheduled activities may change. Please check with the Ascension CE office for up-to-date calendar at (205) 838-3225

NOTE:  If you previously attended the onsite live or live streamed activity containing the same presentation, you are unable to claim credit for completing the On-Demand version

Fax:  205-838-3518			Phone:  205-838-3225

November 2019

­Tuesday, November 5th    Noon (CST)

Strategies to Reduce Hospital Readmissions

Jessica Sims, MD; Emergency Medicine, UCLA

Tuesday, November 12th*    Noon (CST)

Speaker TBA

Tuesday, November 26th*    Noon (CST)

Alzheimer’s Disease
Jeff Williamson, MD

Professor of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest University

December 2019-No CE/CME Grand Rounds.















January 2020

­Tuesday, January 7th*     Noon (CST)

Stress Management and Burnout

David Rogers, MD, MHPE; Senior Associate Dean
UAB School of Medicine

Tuesday, January 14th*      Noon (CST)

End of Life Conversations
Martin Heslin, MD; Chief of Medical Staff Dept. of Surgery, UAB

Tuesday, January 21st*     Noon (CST)

Cannabis Use for Pain Management
Christopher D. Verrico, PhD; Baylor College of Medicine

Tuesday, January 28st*     Noon (CST)

Human Trafficking Part I

Speaker TBA

February 2020

Tuesday, February 4th*      Noon (CST)

Heart Failure
Joanna Joly, MD, Medicine-Cardiovascular Disease, UAB

Tuesday, February 11th*     Noon (CST)

Orthopedics & Fractures
Candice Dubose MD;Assistant Professor of Orthopedics, UAB

Tuesday, February 18th*    Noon (CST)

Arthritis & Osteoporosis Medication Safety
Kenneth Saag, MD Vice Chair, Department of Medicine 

Tuesday, February 25th*    Noon (CST)

Human Trafficking Part II
Hanni Stoklosa, MD, MPH; FXB Center for Health & Human Rights