Professional Growth Opportunities through Continuing Medical Education

Penn State College of Medicine offers both live and online Continuing Medical Education (CME) courses to all health care professionals, regardless of their affiliation.

Our Goals

  • Extend the academic expertise of Penn State Health’s clinical and basic sciences by disseminating research and knowledge on prevention, treatment and practice to help improve patient outcomes
  • Provide accredited continuing medical education for internal and external audiences based on identified needs and practice gaps
  • Respond to requests from external health care professionals, agencies and organizations
  • Collaborate with organizations to deliver educational initiatives for a national audience

How to Access CME

Continuing Medical Education (CME) programs can be found at

  • Live events are open to physicians, nurses and other health professionals
  • Create an account on the registration system Compass to download course agenda, materials and securely submit online payment of course registration fees

Online CME activities are available at

  • No fee is charged for most e-learning/online activities
  • Individuals who pass the test will receive a CME certificate

We encourage practice site individuals (physicians, physician assistants, nurses and office staff, etc.) to sign up for their respective topics of interest by selecting

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