Continuing Education

Detailed Brochure – Credits Available

Continuing Medical Education:

The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service designates this live event for a maximum of 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This course has been designated by The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service for 5.00 credit(s) of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.

Continuing Nursing Education:

The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service has awarded 7.00 contact hour(s) of Continuing Nursing Education.

Certified Health Education Specialists:

Sponsored by The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES®) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES®) to receive up to 7.00 total Category I contact education contact hours.

Certified in Public Health

Up to 7.00 CPH Recertification Credits may be earned at this event.

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists:

The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service, the continuing education provider, ensures that the education provided is related to the practice of marriage and family therapy; and that the individual(s) presenting the information have the necessary experience and knowledge in the topic(s) presented. The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service has awarded 5.00 hour(s) of credit and 5.00 hour(s) in professional ethics.

Licensed Professional Counselors:

Up to 5.00 LPC hours and 5.00 hours in professional ethics may be earned at this event.

Social Workers:

The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service, the continuing education provider, ensures that the education provided is directly related to the practice of social work; and that the individual(s) presenting the information have the necessary experience and knowledge in the topic(s) presented. The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service has awarded 5.00 hour(s) of credit and 5.00 hour(s) in professional ethics.

Certificate of Attendance:

The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service has designated 7.00 hour(s) for attendance.

Genetics Credit:

Individuals may apply for Category 2 Credits from the National Society of Genetic Counselors.