Leadership Organizations in Medicine Discuss CPD and QI
The ACCME participated in the following meetings this month as part of its ongoing collaboration with member organizations. Through joint leadership initiatives, the ACCME and member organizations identify and implement strategies for improving physicians' continuing professional development and patient care.
- Murray Kopelow, MD, ACCME President and CEO, participated in the Forum on Organizational Quality Improvement: Fostering Best Practices and Research Portfolio Programs and MOC, convened by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS).
- Carlyle H. Chan, MD, Chair, Board of Directors, ACCME, participated in an American Medical Association (AMA) Council of Medical Education Networking and Stakeholders’ Forum. He described the ACCME’s recent initiatives to simplify and evolve the accreditation system and to support alignment across the medical education and lifelong learning continuum.
- Steve Singer, PhD, Director, Education and Outreach, ACCME, participated in the 2014 Integrating Quality Meeting: Improving Value through Clinical Transformation, Education and Science, held by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC).