Local Continuing Medical Education


Hosted by SW Idaho AHEC (formerly ACMEC) via WebEx

We were informed in August by SWIDME that due to staffing capacity, there will be no regular Wednesday Grand Rounds this fall, previously hosted by the now defunct ACMEC and assumed by SW Idaho Area Health Education this year. They plan to return to weekly GR in 2023.

St. Luke's Children's Grand Rounds via MS Teams

Third Wednesdays, 8-9 AM
Contact Karla Dickson to get on the distribution list and to RSVP

Boise VA Medical Center AW Horsley Learning Center

Thursdays, 8-9 AM

Boise VAMC holds Grand Rounds is open to non-VA physicians, including retirees. Grand Rounds are held in the Learning Resource Center (see map.) Parking is available in the spots indicated. 

CME schedule is Sept 8 th through June 8th, with breaks the weeks of Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s, as well as January 12th. They will not be streaming GR via videoconference for the time being, but have appreciated having a live audience for their speakers.  Face coverings required.

Sept 8 Dr. Desmond Anim-Appiah, Boise VA Rheumatology - “Seronegative Spondyloarthritis”
Sept 15 Dr. Andrea Christopher, Boise VA Internal Medicine – “Advancing equity”
Sep 22 Dr. Douglas Paauw, UW Seattle Internal Medicine and Virology
Sep 29 Dr. Daniel Prior, Saint Alphonsus Bariatric Surgery
Oct 6 Dr. Kristy Deep, University of Kentucky Internal Medicine – “Opioid stewardship”
Oct 13 TBD
Oct 20 Dr. Thomas Hanff,  U of Utah Heart Failure and Recovery – “Practical application of advanced HF: when advanced therapies are necessary”
Oct 27 Dr. Emily Scott, U of Colorado Internal Medicine – “Practical Guidance on Caring for People Experiencing Homelessness in Internal Medicine”
Nov 3 Dr. Anthony Dinallo, Saint Alphonsus Colon and Rectal Surgery
Nov 10 Dr. Geetanjali Chander, UW Seattle Internal Medicine – “Alcohol use disorder and primary care”
Nov 17 Dr. Stevenson, Boise VA Infectious Disease
Dec-1 Dr. Bradley Hart, Boise VA Podiatry – “Podiatric complications”
Dec-8 Dr. Stavros Drakos + Dr Spencer Carter, U of Utah Cardiology – “Cardiogenic shock” 
Dec-15 Dr. Alicia Carrasco, Boise VA Internal Medicine/Addiction Medicine – “Addiction 101”

For more information, contact chief resident Rick LeCheminant, DO

Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center via MS Teams

Second Tuesdays, 12-1 PM of the month 12-1 PM. Contact Madaline Helmsin to be placed on their email distribution list.

Project Echo - Idaho via Zoom

Multiple weekly tracks for all clinicians - check out their calendar

Project Echo - Utah via Zoom

Multiple weekly tracks for all clinicians - check out their calendar

University of Washington Medicine

Online continuing medical education courses - fee-based

Look at the medical community calendar for more listings and details of upcoming presentations as we receive them.

Submit a Medical Community Event to be Listed on the Calendar

Do you need to Track Your CME certificates somewhere? Check out our online tool you can use for free as an ACMS Member.