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CME Rogue’s Gallery Nomination Page

Sep 9th, 2011 | By

Have you run across an accredited CME course that is so blatantly promotional that you find yourself getting queasy? Please tell us about it. We’ll investigate it, and if it meets our criteria for promotional CME, we may very well post it on our official CME Rogue’s Gallery page—and we will acknowledge you if you
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New Feature: CME Rogue’s Gallery

Sep 9th, 2011 | By

We’ve been beefing up our Carlat CME Institute website. Our latest feature is the “CME Rogue’s Gallery” (you can view it on the bome page) in which we keep a running list of the most blatantly promotional CME programs that cross our path. Currently we are spotlighting a program funded by Mylan Pharmaceuticals to increase
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New JAMA History of CME: “When Will We Ever Learn?”

Aug 25th, 2008 | By

The current issue of JAMA (Journal of the American Medical Association) contains this interesting history of the relationship between the pharmaceutical industry and medical education. It turns out that the rancorous CME debate that we consider to be modern is anything but, having its origins in the late 1950s, and early 1960s, when direct marketing
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