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CMEtoGO Topic List


Volume 4, Module 1

Defining & Managing Treatment-Resistant Depression: A Review
Cristina Cusin, MD & Dawn Ionescu, MD
Negative Symptoms in Schizophrenia
Dawn Velligan, PhD
Bipolar Depression: Misdiagnosis, “Antidepressants”, & Lithium
Nassir Ghaemi, MD, MPH
Treating People with Co-occurring Bipolar & Substance Use Disorders
Douglas Noordsy, MD
Does Ketamine Have a Place in Psychiatry - Yes, No, or Maybe?
Wolfgang Vogel, PhD
Gender Dysphoria
Stephen Levine, MD
A Reintroduction to The Mental Health Professional’s Treatment of Erection Problems
Stephen Levine, MD
Part I: Power Up – Principles of Treatment, Therapeutic Engagement, & Patient Change
Jack Krasuski, MD
Part II: Interview with Rajnish Mago, MD on the topic of side effects
Jack Krasuski, MD

Volume 3, Module 1

Treatment of Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents
Benedetto Vitiello, MD
Update: Ethics in Psychiatry
Matthew Rudorfer, MD
Placebo Effects in Psychiatry
Wolfgang Vogel, PhD
The Effects of ADHD on Morality Development
Cory Groman, MA &
Drew Barzman, MD
Cross-Cultural Considerations for the Management of Psychiatric Disorders
Victoria Hendrick, MD
Deep Brain Stimulation
Wolfgang Vogel, PhD
Interview with Michael First, MD and Jack Krasuski, MD
Jack Krasuski, MD
Autism Spectrum Disorders
Thomas Owley, MD

Volume 3, Module 2

Gender and Psychiatry
Wolfgang Vogel, PhD
Clozapine for Treatment-Resistant Schizophrenia: Does it Work, How Does it Work, and How to Work with It
Robert Cotes, MD
and Yilang Tang, MD, PhD
Understanding Drug-Drug Interactions and Minimizing Untoward Outcomes
Jack Krasuski, MD
Child and Adolescent Depression
Wolfgang Vogel, PhD
It’s Not Always Alzheimer’s Disease, Part I: Vascular Dementia, Dementia with Lewy Bodies, and Frontotemporal Dementia
Marc Agronin, MD
It’s Not Always Alzheimer’s Disease, Part II: Dementia Associated with Medical Conditions
Marc Agronin, MD
Part I: Interview with Stephen Levine, MD and Jack Krasuski, MD
Jack Krasuski, MD
Part II: Interview with Jennifer Kurth, DO and Jack Krasuski, MD
Jack Krasuski, MD
Sex as a Positive Experience
Stephen Levine, MD

Volume 3, Module 3

Update: Bipolar Disorder in Pregnancy
Victoria Hendrick, MD
Suicide: Risk Factors, Causes, Prevention and Treatment
Wolfgang Vogel, PhD
Meditation and Psychiatry
Wolfgang Vogel, PhD
Conversion Disorder in Children
Sigita Plioplys, MD
Practical Guidance to Improving Treatment Adherence in Severe Mental Illnesses
Dawn Velligan, PhD
Update on Dementia
Lucas Restrepo, MD, PhD
Part I: Interview with Martha Sajatovic, MD and Jack Krasuski, MD
Jack Krasuski, MD
Part II: Interview with Jonathan Silver, MD and Jack Krasuski, MD
Jack Krasuski, MD
Sex as a Negative Experience
Stephen Levine, MD

Volume 3, Module 4

Management of Behavioral Problems in Autism Spectrum Disorder
Benedetto Vitiello, MD
Biological Basis and Therapy of Autistic Spectrum Disorders
Wolfgang Vogel, PhD
Delay of Gratification and Entitlement: How Smart Phone and Digital Media Over-Usage Affect Childhood and Parent Development
Cory Groman, MA & Drew Barzman, MD
Preconception Counseling for Women with Chronic Mental Illness
Victoria Hendrick, MD
Telepsychiatry
Wolfgang Vogel, PhD
Update: Chronic Depression
Francis Mondimore, MD
It Is Subtle: Love Is Relevant to Psychiatry
Stephen Levine, MD
Reintroduction to Clinical Sexuality: Emphasis on the Chronically Mental Ill
Stephen Levine, MD

CMEtoGO Faculty


Marc Agronin, MD

Marc Agronin, MD


  • Affiliate Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL
  • Medical Director for Mental Health and Clinical Research, Miami Jewish Health Systems, Miami, FL

Dr. Agronin is a board-certified adult and geriatric psychiatrist, and a nationally-known expert in Alzheimer’s disease and other neurocognitive disorders. At the Miami Jewish Health Systems he is the director of the memory center and a busy research program with a focus on the latest clinical trials in Alzheimer's disease.

Dr. Agronin has lectured extensively around the country on aging and various topics in geriatric psychiatry, which include regular presentations to the U.S. Psychiatric Congress for the past 15 years. He was named Clinician of the Year by the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry in 2008 and the won LeadingAge Excellence in Research and Education Award in 2013. Dr. Agronin has published eight books including the acclaimed “How We Age: A Doctor’s Journey into the Heart of Aging,” and is a regular contributor to the Experts blog in the Wall Street Journal. His articles and work have been featured in the New York Times, NBC’s Today Show, Doctor Radio, and National Public Radio’s On Point, Talk of the Nation, and the Diane Rheem Show

Drew Barzman, MD

Drew Barzman, MD


  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
  • Founding Director, Child and Adolescent Forensic Psychiatry Service, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

Dr. Barzman is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Psychiatry and Director of the Child and Adolescent Forensic Psychiatry Service. He has been honored with both the Ohio Psychiatric Physicians Foundation 2012 Research Award and the Exemplary Psychiatrist from the National Alliance on Mental Illness of Hamilton County Award. Dr. Barzman has authored 30 publications in peer-reviewed journals and several book chapters.

Robert Cotes, MD

Robert Cotes, MD


  • Assistant Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
  • Associate Director, Psychiatry Residency Education, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Robert O. Cotes, MD is the Associate Director of Psychiatry Residency Education in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.. Dr. Cotes’s primary clinical role is to serve persons with severe and persistent mental illness. He is the Medical Director the Inpatient Unit at Grady Memorial Hospital, and the Clinical Director for Treatment Resistant Schizophrenia Clinic.

CRISTINA CUSIN, MD

Cristina Cusin, MD


  • Assistant Professor, Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • Assistant Psychiatrist, Depression Clinical and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Dr. Cusin is involved in research trials on pharmacologic treatment for treatment-resistant depression and she is a clinician at the Depression Program and part of the ECT team at Massachusetts General Hospital. She has participated in research trials investigating Deep Brain Stimulation for MDD for patients affected by extremely treatment-refractory depression. At the Depression Clinical & Research Program, she is involved in numerous clinical trials investigating new pharmacologic treatments for Major Depression and TRD, including intravenous administration of medications such as ketamine and scopolamine and novel pharmacologic agents such as riluzole. Dr. Cusin’s focus of research is also on mechanisms of placebo response in depression.

Michael First, MD

Michael First, MD


  • Professor, Department of Clinical Psychiatry Columbia University, New York, NY
  • Research Psychiatrist, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY

Dr. First is a nationally and internationally recognized expert on psychiatric diagnosis and assessment issues and conducts expert forensic psychiatric evaluations in both criminal and civil matters. Dr. First is a reviewer consultant and editorial consultant to the DSM-5® Task Force, the chief technical and editorial consultant on the World Health Organization’s ICD-11 revision project, and is an external consultant to the NIHM Research Domain Criteria project. He was the Editor of the DSM-IV®-TR, the Editor of Text and Criteria for DSM-IV and the APA’s Handbook on Psychiatric Measures. He has co-authored and co-edited a number of books, including A Research Agenda for DSM-V, the DSM-IV®-TR Guidebook, and the forthcoming DSM-5® Handbook for Differential Diagnosis, and the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-5® (SCID-5).

Nassir Ghaemi, MD, MPH

Nassir Ghaemi, MD, MPH


  • Professor of Psychiatry, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA
  • Director, Mood Disorders Program, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA

Dr. Ghaemi is an academic psychiatrist specializing in mood illnesses, especially bipolar disorder. His clinical work and research has focused on depression and manic-depressive illness. Dr. Ghaemi has published over 100 scientific articles, over 30 scientific book chapters, and has written eight books along with editing several more. He serves on a number of editorial boards of psychiatric journals and was previously the chairman of the Diagnostic Guidelines Task Force of the International Society for Bipolar Disorders (ISBD).

Cory Groman, MA

Cory Groman, MA


  • School Based Therapist, Talbert House, Cincinnati, OH

Cory Groman is currently providing treatment for children with various emotional, behavioral, and social issues at Talbert House. He has been consulting school staff on mental health issues and classroom interventions to enhance classroom experience.

VICTORIA HENDRICK, MD

Victoria Hendrick, MD


  • Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
  • Director, Inpatient Psychiatric Services, Olive View Medical Center, Sylmar, CA
  • Associate Professor-in-Residence, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences. David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Hendrick currently serves as a Member-at-large for the Medical Executive Committee at Olive View-UCLA Medical Center along with serving as the site coordinator for UCLA medical Students’ Psychiatry rotations. With a strong research focus on women’s mental health, Dr. Hendrick has published 6 books, over 10 book chapters and several research papers on the topic. She has been invited for numerous lectures and presentations. Dr. Hendrick has won the Award for Outstanding Service from the Southern California Psychiatric Society along with the Distinguished Fellow from the American Psychiatric Association.

Dawn Ionescu, MD

Dawn Ionescu, MD


  • Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • Assistant in Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Dr. Ionescu is an Instructor at Harvard Medical School and a faculty psychiatrist at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). After obtaining her undergraduate degree from the University of Pittsburgh and her medical degree from the Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, she completed the first three years of her residency training in adult psychiatry at The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. In order to gain further training in clinical research, Dr. Ionescu completed her residency training and fellowship in the intramural training program at the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) as a trainee in the Experimental Therapeutics and Pathophysiology Branch. Her clinical research is focused on exploring experimental therapeutics for the treatment of resistant depression, as well as understanding anxious depression as a subtype of major depressive disorder.

Jack Krasuski, MD

Jack Krasuski, MD


  • Executive Director, American Physician Institute for Advanced Professional Studies, Oak Brook, IL

Dr. Krasuski spent three years as a Senior Staff Fellow at the National Institute on Aging, NIH, where he did research in the neuroimaging of dementing disorders. Currently, he spends most of his time lecturing to thousands of physicians yearly on psychiatric topics. He is known for his ability to clearly explain complex and little understood topics.

Jennifer Kurth, DO

Jennifer Kurth, DO


  • Assistant Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Northwestern University
  • Attending Physician, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Children's Memorial Hospital

Dr. Kurth recently joined the faculty of Northwestern University. She has also served as the training director for the general psychiatry residency program at Loyola University and as the clinical instructor at the Warren Wright Adolescent Substance Use Disorders Program at Northwestern University.

Stephen Levine, MD

Stephen Levine, MD


  • Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH
  • Co-Director, Center for Marital and Sexual Health, Beachwood, OH

Dr. Levine has written on sex offenders, including professionals who offend. He has also written about adultery and infidelity and believes pejorative terms like "cheating" and "infidelity" prevent addressing the issue in realistic terms. He is noted for his work in clinical management of gender identity disorder. Levine was Chair of the fifth edition of the Harry Benjamin International Gender Dysphoria Association Standards of Care. Levine also served on the American Psychiatric Association DSM-IV Subcommittee on Gender Identity Disorders.

Rajnish Mago, MD

Rajnish Mago, MD


  • Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Director, Mood Disorders Program, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Dr. Mago prides himself on being equally a clinician, a researcher, and an educator, and on integrating these so that each informs the others. His research is on developing new treatments for mood disorders and on assessing and managing adverse effects of medications. Dr. Mago has been widely recognized for being an exceptional teacher and, Dr. Mago has been widely recognized for being an exceptional teacher and most recently, has been named 2014 Psychiatric Educator of the Year by the Philadelphia Psychiatric Society. He is Chair of the Education Committees for both the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Society and the Philadelphia Psychiatric Society. Dr. Mago also writes questions for and conducts an annual quiz contest for residents, the MindGames on the Schuylkill.

Douglas Noordsy, MD

Douglas Noordsy, MD


  • Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH
  • Director of Psychosis Services, Department of Psychiatry, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH
  • Consulting Staff, New Hampshire Hospital, Concord, NH

Dr. Noordsy currently sits on several Schizophrenia Research Committees along with acting on 3 editorial boards. He has given over 100 presentations along with publishing numerous articles and chapters on his areas of interest. For his dedication to research, Dr. Noordsy has been awarded the American Psychiatric Association Research Award and Exemplary Psychiatrist Award by the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill.

Thomas Owley, MD

Thomas Owley, MD


  • Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH
  • Director of Psychosis Services, Department of Psychiatry, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH
  • Consulting Staff, New Hampshire Hospital, Concord, NH

Dr. Owley along with serving as the Medical Director of the Autism Assessment, Research and Treatment Services (AARTS) Program also serves as the Director of the ADHD and Disruptive Behaviors medication clinic. Dr. Owley specializes in treatment of individuals with ASD of all ages and has conducted many clinical research projects for this population.

Sigita Plioplys, MD

Sigita Plioplys, MD


  • Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
  • Head, Pediatric Neuropsychiatry Program, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Dr. Plioplys specializes in pediatric neuropsychiatry, emotional and learning disorders in children with epilepsy, psychogenic non-epileptic seizures, and attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder. She has developed multidisciplinary clinical service model to provide effective comprehensive treatment for children suffering from comorbid neurological and psychiatric illnesses. This clinical program provides guidance and assistance in their transition to adulthood. It also offers a unique training environment for fellows in child psychiatry and neurology.

LUCAS RESTREPO, M.D., M.S., Ph.D.

Lucas Restrepo, MD, MS, PhD


  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology, Department of Neurology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neurology Faculty, Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ

Dr. Restrepo had been honored with the “Golden Hammer Award” (Clinical Neurology Attending of the Year) Presented by Neurology Residents, University of California as well as the “Stroke in Emergency Medicine Award,” by the American Heart Association / International Stroke Conference. He is the author of numerous reviews, book chapters, and abstracts.

Matthew Rudorfer, MD

Matthew Rudorfer, MD


  • Program Chief, Somatic Treatments Program, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD

Dr. Rudorfer currently heads several adult intervention programs at NIMH, including psychopharmacology and somatic treatments. A former member and chair of the FDA Psychopharmacologic Drugs Advisory Committee, he serves on the editorial boards of CNS Drugs and the Journal of ECT, has authored a number of publications and is a frequent speaker before both professional and lay audiences. Dr. Rudorfer’s small private practice focuses on pharmaco- and psychotherapy of mood and anxiety disorders.

Martha Sajatovic, MD

Martha Sajatovic, MD


  • Professor, Department of Psychiatry and of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH
  • Director, Geropsychiatry Program, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH
  • Attending in Geropsychiatry, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH

Dr Sajatovic has published a number of original papers on treatment of serious mental illness and treatment outcomes including work with special populations such as the elderly, women with psychosis, and individuals with developmental disorder. She has been a guest lecturer at numerous academic and community settings including speaking to consumer and family advocacy groups for individuals with psychiatric illness. Dr Sajatovic received an Exemplary Psychiatric Award from the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI).

Jonathan Silver, MD

Jonathan Silver, MD


  • Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY

Dr Jonathan Silver pursues clinical and research interests in neuropsychiatric problems after traumatic brain injury and their pharmacologic treatment. He is a past president of the American Neuropsychiatric Association, a fellow of the American Neuropsychiatric Association, a diplomate in Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry, and senior editor of the Textbook of Traumatic Brain Injury. An active researcher and lecturer, Dr. Silver has worked on professional task forces on neurobehavioral problems in TBI and has been listed in Best Doctors in America since 1993.

Yilang Tang, MD, PhD

Yilang Tang, MD, PhD


  • Instructor, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Dr. Tang’s research has been focused on the molecular genetics of psychiatric disorders and psychopharmacology. He has have been involved in several major projects, including the genetics of cocaine-induced psychosis and the biochemical genetics of dopamine beta-hydroxylase and Catechol-O-methyl-transferase. He has published several articles in his areas of interest.

Dawn Velligan, PhD

Dawn Velligan, PhD


  • Professor, University of Texas Health Science Center, Department of Psychiatry, San Antonio, TX
  • Director, Community Recovery, Research & Training (CRRT), University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX

Dr. Velligan’s internationally recognized research program focuses on the cognitive deficits associated with schizophrenia. Her devoted research focus has led to many honors such as the Gerard Hogarty Excellence in Schizophrenia along with the Silver Leaf Award for Innovative Treatments. Dr. Velligan has authored over 150 abstracts, book chapters and journal articles along with conducting numerous lectures for various programs.

Benedetto Vitiello, MD

Benedetto Vitiello, MD


  • Professor of Psychiatry (adjunct), Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
  • Chief, Child and Adolescent Treatment and Preventive Intervention Research Branch, Division of Services and Intervention Research, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD

Dr. Vitiello is chief of the Child and Ado¬les¬cent Treat¬ment and Pre¬ven¬tive Inter¬ven¬tion Research Branch of the National Insti¬tute of Men¬tal Health at the U.S. National Insti¬tutes of Health. He has built a research program in pediatric psychopharmacology and clinical trials at the National Institute of Mental Health, as government program official. Dr. Vitiello has authored over 170 articles and 18 book chapters.

Wolfgang Vogel, PhD

Wolfgang Vogel, PhD


  • Professor Emeritus of Pharmacology & former Professor of Psychiatry & Human Behavior, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA
  • Lecturer in Pharmacology at Rowan College of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, NJ
  • Former adjunct Professor of Pharmacology, Pennsylvania College of Optometry, Elkins Park, PA

Dr. Vogel - previously Professor Emeritus at Thomas Jefferson University -- is now retired. He continues to publish work on pharmacology, adding to his already extensive list of written work. During his time at Thomas Jefferson University, Dr. Vogel has received the Best Teacher of the Year award several times.

Simple PIP Faculty


Jack Krasuski, MD

Jack Krasuski, MD

Position:

  • Executive Director, American Physician Institute for Advanced Professional Studies, Oak Brook, IL

Board Certifications:

  • Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Education:

  • MD, University of Illinois Abraham Lincoln School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
  • Residency, Dept. of Psychiatry, University of Illinois Medical Center and Clinics at Chicago, Chicago, IL
  • Fellowship, Senior Staff Fellow at the National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MA

Dr. Krasuski spent three years as a Senior Staff Fellow at the National Institute on Aging, NIH, where he did research in the neuroimaging of dementing disorders. Currently, he spends most of his time lecturing to thousands of physicians, annually, on psychiatric topics. He is known for his ability to clearly explain complex and little-understood topics.

Mark H. Pollack, MD

Mark H. Pollack, MD

Titles/Affiliations/Positions:


  • Grainger Professor, Department of Psychiatry Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
  • Chairman, Department of Psychiatry Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Board Certifications:

  • Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Education:

  • MD, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ
  • Residency in Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Fellowship in Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Dr. Pollack is the chairman of the Department of Psychiatry Department for Rush University Medical Center where his team of psychiatrists and mental health professionals are known throughout Chicago and across the nation for their efforts to treat and study depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders and many other forms of psychiatric illness. Dr. Pollack has authored more than 300 articles, reviews, and chapters. He is editor-in-chief of the journal CNS Neuroscience and Therapeutics and is a co-editor of several books including Challenges in Clinical Practice: Pharmacologic and Psychosocial Strategies, Panic Disorder and Its Treatment, and Social Phobia: Research and Practice.

 
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simplePIP for Major Depressive Disorder has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essentials and Standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of PeerPoint Medical Education Institute, LLC and American Physician Institute for Advanced Professional Studies, LLC. PeerPoint Medical Education Institute, LLC is accredited by the ACCME to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians. CMEtoGO has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essentials and Standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of PeerPoint Medical Education Institute and The American Physician Institute for Advanced Professional Studies, LLC. PeerPoint Medical Education Institute is accredited by the ACCME to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement:
PeerPoint Medical Education Institute, LLC designates the online course and enduring material formats of the simplePIP for Major Depressive Disorder educational activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™ and 1 PIP Unit. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This CME activity was planned and produced in accordance with the ACCME Essentials.

The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology has reviewed the simplePIP for Major Depressive Disorder and has approved this program as part of a comprehensive assessment of Performance-in-Practice program, which is mandated by the ABMS as a necessary component of Maintenance of Certification.

PeerPoint Medical Education Institute designates the CMEtoGO educational activity for a maximum of 40 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ per Volume Year (with 8 of these credits designated as Self-Assessment). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This CME activity was planned and produced in accordance with the ACCME Essentials. The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology has reviewed the CMEtoGO program and has approved this program as a part of a comprehensive Self-Assessment Program, which is mandated by the ABMS as a necessary component of Maintenance of Certification.

 
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excluding federal holidays..
+ How Long Do I Have Access To My Online Materials? Does My Subscription Expire?
You will have access to your online materials as long as your subscription is active. Your 100% MOC Solution subscription must be renewed every 3 years. If you have previously opted for a 1- year subscription to CMEtoGO, you can renew your subscription by calling us at 877-225-8384 or by upgrading to The 100% MOC Solution online..
+ Where Can I Find Information About The ABPN® MOC Requirements?
For information about the ABPN® Psychiatry MOC Requirements, please visit http://www.abpn.com/moc_psych.asp.
+ Do You Offer A Psychiatry MOC Board Review?
Yes! In fact, the Beat The Boards! Psychiatry MOC Board Review teaches you exactly what you need to
know to pass your ABPN® MOC Board Exam – guaranteed! Check out http://www.beattheboards.com/ psychiatry-moc-exam-prep-course.html for complete information..
+ Do You Provide Board Reviews Or Other CME Educational Activities?
Yes! In fact, we provide preparation for dozens of specialty and subspecialty board exams along with a
variety of online courses for CME and Self-Assessment Credit. Check out www.AmericanPhysician.com
for the full list..
+ Is It Likely That My Employer Will Cover My Tuition?
You may be surprised at how many residency and fellowship training programs, group practices, and other employers pay for or reimburse you for Category 1 educational activities. It really pays to ask your training director, medical director or administrator if you are eligible because some training programs and employers do pay for CME activities. And, if you work for the Federal Government, American Physician Institute is a certified business in the CCR database and can accept government checks and credit cards..

General Questions About CMEtoGO

+ What is CMEtoGO?
CMEtoGO is a psychiatry audio lecture series specifically designed to help you keep pace with the
ABPN’s recent expansion of MOC requirements. Built for convenience, CMEtoGO meets all your annual
CME and Self-Assessment requirements without taking any extra time out of your life. Whether in your
car, at the gym or in the comfort of your home, you can meet your annual requirements at your own pace..
+ When Will I Receive My CMEtoGO Modules?
If you subscribed to the CD/MP3 version of The 100% MOC Solution, you will receive 4 CMEtoGO
modules each year, with 8 CDs each. These will be delivered quarterly, with the first Module arriving in
January and the last in October. You will receive online access to the updated MP3s, PDFs and CME and
SA quizzes at that same time..

If you subscribed to the MP3-only version of The 100% MOC Solution, you will receive your online access
via email upon registration. The updated MP3s, PDFs and CME and SA quizzes will be added to your
online dashboard on a quarterly basis each year, with the first Module arriving in January and the last in
October.
+ How Many CME Credits Will I Receive Per CMEtoGO Module?
Each CMEtoGO module includes 10 Category 1 CME Credits and 2 Self-Assessment Credits. Each
annual volume consists of 4 quarterly modules. So, each annual volume offers a total of 40 Category 1
CME Credits and 8 Self-Assessment Credits..
+ What Is Self-Assessment?
Self-Assessment (SA) activities are a special type of CME credit with additional obligations, including:
  • Pre-activity self-evaluation quiz
  • Follow-up performance feedback
  • Peer comparison

You must earn an average of 8 Self-Assessment (SA) Credits every year after initial certification. To qualify to take your MOC exam every 10 years, you’ll need to have acquired a total of 80 Self- Assessment (SA) Credits. Beginning in 2014, all Self-Assessment credits must be earned from an ABPNapproved source like CMEtoGO.
+ How Do I Get My CMEtoGO CME and SA Credits?
Each module consists of eight lectures. Lectures 1 and 2 of each module are for Self-Assessment credit. Therefore, you must complete the online pre-test before listening to these two lectures. After you listen to each lecture, you can claim your CME credit by completing the posttest CME Evaluation online. After you complete each evaluation, you can immediately generate a PDF of your CME certificate for download. You will receive your "Online Dashboard" access information via email. Please contact 877-225-8384 or Support@AmericanPhysician.com if you need this access information re-sent or you require other assistance..

General Questions About simplePIP

+ What Is Performance In Practice (PIP)?
Performance in Practice (PIP) involves surveying patients or peers, learning about best practices, creating a practice improvement plan, and resurveying to gauge improvement. You must earn an average of one PIP Unit every 3 years after initial certification. To qualify to take your MOC exam every 10 years, you’ll need to have acquired a total of 3 PIP Units. The first PIP unit must be met between years 1-3, the second between years 4-6, and the third between years 7-9.
+ What is simplePIP?
simplePIP is a complete ABPN-approved Performance in Practice (PIP) activity consisting of a Clinical Module and a Feedback Module. This easy-to-follow, step-by-step online activity is all-inclusive and contains Patient and Peer Survey Forms, Chart Review Forms, Best Practice Tools and Webinars. There’s nothing else to buy, nothing else to read. Everything you need is included in a single, online dashboard..
+ I’m a Child Psychiatrist. Can I Use simplePIP for Major Depressive Disorder?
Yes, you are free to use simplePIP as long as you see patients with Major Depressive Disorder in your practice. The PIP Unit you earn counts toward your MOC requirements regardless of your subspecialty.
+ Will This PIP Activity Take 24 Months to Complete?
How quickly you complete this Performance in Practice activity is up to you. However, the ABPN MOC
requirement states that you must complete both the Feedback Module and Clinical Module within a single
24-month period.
+ How Do I Get My simplePIP CME and PIP Credits?
After you have signified that you have successfully completed both modules, a message indicating that
you have successfully completed the activity will be added to your course home page. Also, a Certificate
of CME and PIP credit will automatically be added to your dashboard’s CME Vault.

General Questions About The Freedom Guarantee

+ This Guarantee Sounds Too Good To Be True—Is It For Real?
Yes, it’s completely real. Rest assured American Physician Institute has always honored its guarantees and always will. When you register, you will receive a registration packet with your subscription information that includes a copy of the Freedom Guarantee along with straightforward information on all of the Terms & Conditions that apply..

Why does American Physician Institute have such a guarantee when no other company does? The
Freedom Guarantee is API’s way of demonstrating that it values quality just as much as you do. After
all, if you’re not pleased with the product, API will pay a penalty. If you order The 100% MOC Solution
and find you are dissatisfied with the quality of the medical content or the audio quality of the recordings,
simply let us know and American Physician Institute will refund the remainder of your subscription. No
hard feelings. No questions asked.
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