Archive for the ‘CME Courses’ Category

5 Mistakes Physicians Should Avoid in Investments and Business Planning

A successful medical practice can fail because of one catastrophic incident that destroys its financial solvency, credibility, or both. Here are some of the biggest mistakes physicians should avoid in their investments and business planning: Failure to maintain and appropriately use independent professional advisors. Failure to maintain medical law compliance. Failure of multiple physician-owned practices [...]

10 Reasons to Attend a Holiday CME Conference in New York City

What better time to attend a CME conference in New York City than during the holidays? In addition to the amazing holiday shopping, fabulous shows, and diverse cuisine that you’ll find no where else, be sure to add these 10 New York holiday activities to your list of things to do: Gaze at the 30,000 [...]

Must-read 2012 Articles on Heart Failure

With heart failure being responsible for 11 million physician visits each year, more hospitalizations than all forms of cancer combined, and total projected costs in the US projected to reach 44.6 billion by 2015, it is critical that primary care physicians keep up-to-date on the latest heart failure news and management strategies. Here are 2 [...]

Vitamin E Supplementation Does Not Alter Heart Failure Risk

In a 10-year, primary prevention study, the use of Vitamin E did not alter the risk of heart failure in greater than 39,000 women who participated in the Women’s Health Study (WHS). This is in contrast to the secondary prevention HOPE (Heart Outcome Prevention Evaluation) study, where vitamin E supplementation was linked with a high [...]

The Best CME Spa Escapes

If you are thinking of making your next CME Conference a “CME Spa Escape”, consider these 3 amazing MER destinations: Spa Terra at the Meritage Resort and Spa, Napa Valley, CA  – April 27-29 Experience Spa Terra located underground in the resort’s Estate Wine Cave and recognized for its four-diamond service. The spa’s relaxation lounge [...]

The Greatest CME Family Destinations

If spending more time with family is on your mind, here are some of the greatest family destinations to consider when planning to attend your next CME conference: Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort, Orlando, FL What location is more perfect for family time than Orlando? Orlando offers unlimited opportunities for fun including thrill rides (be sure [...]

CME and New Years in Miami Beach

If you are searching for a New Year’s CME conference but are looking for a warm alternative to Times Square,  Miami Beach may be your perfect New Year’s destination. Stay at the beachfront Eden Roc Renaissance Hotel, earn up to 11 CME credits at MER’s Internal Medicine for Primary Care Physicians conference, and then take [...]

The Sunshine Act and Primary Care Physicians

Ready or not, the Sunshine Act will go into effect in January, 2012. But will the Sunshine Act affect the average primary care physician? The answer is short and simple – most likely, it will! The Sunshine Act will require drug and medical device manufacturers to publicly report gifts and payments made to physicians and [...]

CME’s Endless Summer Destinations

Do you ever wish that you could make summer last a little longer? Why not extend your summer fun and sign of for a Medical Education Resources CME meeting at one of these endless summer destinations: Try your luck, see a show, shop til you drop, or dine at a celebrity chef restaurant in Las [...]

Perfect CME Vacation

Having trouble fitting in CME and doing all the things that you really enjoy? Why not attend an MER seminar where you can earn CME and share your favorite activities with family and friends? Whether it’s lying on the beach, relaxing at the spa, golfing, visiting theme parks, enjoying the great outdoors, seeing a show, [...]