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CAFP Campus is Your Resource for Continuing Medical Education

We are thrilled to welcome you to CAFP's Campus, your spot for clinical educational and professional development activities. On the Campus, you’ll find a wide variety of courses, tools, resources, and topics to meet your practice needs.

Homeroom

Your Online Learning Platform
Here you’ll find online activities available 24/7 on a range of topics from reproductive health to chronic low back pain, ACEs to osteoarthritis.

ACCME Accreditation with Commendation

The fields of medicine and science never stop moving forward—and neither should family physicians. Physicians are expected to deliver safe, effective, cost-effective, compassionate care, based on best practice and evidence. Accredited Continuing Medical Education (CME) helps make that happen.

Family physicians can count on accredited CME to provide a protected space to learn and teach without commercial influence. Participation in accredited CME helps physicians meet requirements for maintenance of licensure, maintenance of certification, credentialing, membership in professional societies, and other professional privileges.

CAFP has been recognized by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) as an exemplary provider of CME achieving Accreditation with Commendation since 2007. Only 21 percent of ACCME-accredited providers achieve accreditation with commendation. This six-year award recognizes the quality of the educational activities and the initiatives sponsored by the organization, which are intended to foster leadership, encourage collaboration with other stakeholders.  It recognizes excellence in integrating CME into efforts to improve professional practice and quality of care and exemplary adherence to the standards for accreditation.

Accredited organizations are responsible for demonstrating they meet all requirements for delivering independent CME that accelerates learning, change, and improvement in health care, including the standards for independent content and management of commercial support.  CAFP meets ACCME’s standards for commercial support, which means that all our education is free of commercial influence and bias.

Commercial support of education allows us to offer accredited education at a more reasonable cost to more health care professionals. All CME grants are given and accepted with the knowledge that a commercial company may not influence or control the content, speaker selection, or any other part of the CME activity in any way.

In addition, all faculty, speakers, planners and others with the potential to influence content must disclose any conflicts of interest which CAFP then manages and fully discloses to learners prior to participating in the education.

Learner Bill of Rights

The California Academy of Family Physicians (CAFP) recognizes that you are a life-long learner who has chosen to engage in continuing medical education to identify or fill a gap in knowledge or skill; and to attain or enhance a desired competency. As part of CAFP’s duty to you as a learner, you have the right to expect that your continuing medical education experience with CAFP includes the following:

Content that:

  • Promotes improvements or quality in health care
  • Is current, valid, reliable, accurate and evidence-based
  • Addresses the stated objectives or purpose
  • Is driven and based on independent survey and analysis of learner needs, not commercial interests
  • Has been reviewed for bias and scientific rigor
  • Offers balanced presentations that are free of commercial bias
  • Is vetted through a process that resolves any conflicts of interest of planners and faculty
  • Is evaluated for its effectiveness in meeting the identified educational need

A learning environment that:

  • Is based on adult learning principles that support the use of various modalities
  • Supports learners’ abilities to meet their individual needs
  • Respects the learner’s cognitive load limits and need to understand, as well as how to apply, the new learning
  • Respects and attends to any special needs of the learners
  • Is inclusive and respects the diversity of groups of learners
  • Is free of promotional, commercial and/or sales activities
  • Offers learners to opportunity to ask questions
  • Offers access to materials on demand after the conference

Disclosure of:

  • Relevant financial relationships that planners, teachers and authors have with commercial interests related to the content of the activity
  • Commercial support (funding or in-kind resources) of this activity

Campus/CME News

September 26, 2022
CAFP Social Media Toolkit for Family Physicians

The CAFP communications team and Membership Engagement Committee (MEC) have created a Social Media Toolkit.  This toolkit provides best practices, including the top 10 things to maximize your impact on social media. Resources include two CAFP webinars available in Homeroom any time: Social Media Basics for Family Physicians and Social Media as an Advocacy Tool: […]

September 23, 2022
Guideline Implementation and Collaboration to Improve Diabetic Eye Care

Diabetic retinopathy (DR)/diabetic macular edema affect a majority of patients with diabetes, but appropriate management of diabetes, vision screening, and timely referral to specialty eye care can help halt progression of the disease. Through EyeConnect, you can find this collection of activities offers practical strategies clinicians can use to empower patients to engage in recommended […]

September 22, 2022
Announcing the Launch of EyeConnect, a Multidisciplinary, Comprehensive Educational Curriculum in Diabetic Eye Care

ORANGEBURG, N.Y., Sept. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The educational collaborative of Paradigm Medical Communications, LLC, American Association of Nurse Practitioners® (AANP), American Academy of Physician Associates (AAPA), California Academy of Family Physicians (CAFP), the Endocrine Society, freeCME.com, Global Education Group, Healio CME, Komodo Health, National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF) Center for Sustainable Health Care Quality and Equity (SHC), […]

June 28, 2022
Are You Ready for COVID-19 Vaccines for children under 5?

In order to prepare to move quickly to vaccinate this pediatric population, vaccine preorders are now available through myCAvax. Both the Pfizer and Moderna products have a minimum order quantity of 100 doses. Opportunities to order smaller amounts will be available soon. Additionally, California is offering grant funding to medical organizations enrolled in the federal Vaccines […]

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