Continuing Medical Education-Activity Catalog
2020 REGULARLY SCHEDULED SERIES (RSS), ACLS and PALS COURSES
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
Target Audience:
Credits Offered:
In an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19 many of the recurring series are being conducted remotely via Skype, Zoom, etc. It is recommended that you call the contact number listed in the activity details to get information before going to the location of the meeting.

Following is a list of ACLS/PALS courses and Banner regularly scheduled series, i.e., rounds, tumor boards. For information on session topics or to attend, a contact number is provided for each activity.

ALL OTHER CONFERENCES ARE LISTED BY MONTH For questions, 480-684-5560 or gloria.mawson@bannerhealth.com
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
Various
Target Audience:
Credits Offered:
Target audience: Physicians and other healthcare providers
Credits offered:
Refresher - 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
1-day Update - 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
Initial course - 11 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
For class information, contact Nancy Smith 602-839-4763
Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix - Cancer Conference
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
7:00 AM
Banner - University Medical Center - Phoenix - Classroom C
Target Audience: Primary care physicians, subspecialty physicians, residents and other health care professional
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions held 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th Wednesdays and 4th Thursdays. Please contact Kristin Niehus at Kristin.Niehus@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix - Liver Pathology Conference
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Banner- University Med Ctr - Phoenix - Surg. Pathology Dept
Target Audience: Clinicians, Pathologists, GI Fellows, IM Residents And Liver Transplant Coordinators
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions held monthly on the 2nd Wednesday of each month. Please contact the office at 602-521-5800 or Nina Young directly 602-521-5765 or Nina.Young@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates/times/locations and cancellations.
Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix - Liver Radiology Conference
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Banner - University Medical Center - Phoenix - Varies
Target Audience: Hepatologists, Interventional Radiologists, Radiation Oncologists, Transplant Surgeons, NP's, PA's & Coordinators
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions held 1st and 3rd Wednesdays. Please contact Monica Bohdanowicz at Monica.Bohdanowicz@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates/times/locations and cancellations.
Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix - Neuroscience Grand Rounds
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Banner - University Medical Center - Phoenix - Amphitheater
Course Director: Steve S. Chung, MD
Target Audience: Banner employed physicians and other healthcare professionals in Neurology
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
Sessions held 3rd Wednesdays. Please contact Joanna McAdam at Joanna.Mcadam@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates/times and topics.
Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix - OB/Gyn Grand Rounds
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Banner - University Medical Center - Phoenix - varies
Target Audience: Physicians and other healthcare professionals in OB/Gyn, Primary Care
Credits Offered:
Mondays at 12:30 pm For information call 602-839-2687
Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix - Oral and Maxillofacial Grand Rounds
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Banner - University Medical Center - Phoenix
Target Audience: Surgeons
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.50
Sessions held weekly on Mondays, 5:00pm - 7:00pm. Please contact Lori Warren at lori.warren@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix - Surgery M & M's
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
7:00 AM
Banner - University Medical Center - Phoenix - Amphitheater
Target Audience: Surgeons
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.50
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions held every Thursday, 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM. Please contact Wendy Hylton at wendy.hylton@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix - Surgery Rounds
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
7:00 AM
Banner - University Medical Center - Phoenix - Amphitheater
Target Audience: Surgeons
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Sessions held weekly on Mondays, 8:00am - 9:00am. Please contact Wendy Hylton at wendy.hylton@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner Boswell Medical Center - Basic Geriatric Lectures
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Banner Boswell Medical Center
Target Audience: Geriatric Fellows, All Physicians, Clinical Staff
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Sessions held several times weekly. Please contact Paul Murray at 623-832-2535 or paul.murrayr@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and locations.
Banner Boswell Medical Center - Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Banner Boswell Medical Center - Carpe Diem Room
Target Audience: All Physicians, Clinical Staff
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions held weekly on Wednesdays. Please contact Amy Bobis at 623-832-1277 or Amy.Bobis@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner Children's Specialists Lunch Lecture Series
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Target Audience: Banner-affiliated pediatric providers in the West Valley
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
1st Wednesday of each month. Sessions alternate between Banner Estrella and Banner Thunderbird. Lunch provided. Contact Terri Udelman at Theresa.Udelman@bannerhealth.com for upcoming session information or to RSVP.
Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center - Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Banner Del E. Webb Medical Ctr - Admin Conf Room
Target Audience: Surgeons,medical and radiation oncologists, pathologists, and allied health professionals involved in cancer care
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions held 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month at 8am in the BDWMC Admin Board Room. Please contact Debra Hilsinger at 623-832-0300 or email Debra.Hilsinger@bannerhealth.com to confirm dates/times/cancellations.
Banner Desert Medical Center - Tumor Boards
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
Banner Desert Medical Center
Target Audience: Various physicians with case presentations
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY General and breast sessions monthly at the Rosati Education Center. Please contact Gladys Correa at gladys.correa@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center - Breast Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Banner Gateway Medical Center
Target Audience: All Physician Specialties and other disclplines that care for oncology patients
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions held weekly on Fridays, 8:00am - 9:00am. Please contact Cindy Jones at Cindy.Jones@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center - GI/Melanoma Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Banner Gateway Medical Center
Target Audience: All Physician Specialties and other disclplines that care for oncology patients
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions held weekly on Tuesdays, 7:30am - 8:30am. Please contact Angela Teille at Angela.Teille@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center - GU Oncology Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Banner Gateway Medical Center
Target Audience: All Physician Specialties and other disclplines that care for oncology patients
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions held weekly on Thursdays, 7:30am - 8:30am. Please contact Cindy Jones at Cindy.Jones@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center - GYN Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Banner Gateway Medical Center
Target Audience: All Physician Specialties and other disclplines that care for oncology patients
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions held weekly on Fridays, 12:00pm - 1:00pm. Please contact Evelyn Markert at Evelyn.Markert@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center - Head and Neck Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
Banner Gateway Medical Center
Target Audience: All Physician Specialties and other disclplines that care for oncology patients
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions held weekly on Thursdays from 4:00pm - 5:00pm. Please contact Evelyn Markert at Evelyn.Markert@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates/times and cancellations.
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center - Heme Malignancy Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Banner Gateway Medical Center - Apache Conference Rm
Target Audience: All Physician Specialties and other disclplines that care for oncology patients
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions held weekly on Tuesdays, 12:00pm to 1:00pm. Please contact Angela Teille at Angela.Teille@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center - Thoracic Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Banner Gateway Medical Center - Apache Conference Rm
Target Audience: All Physician Specialties and other disclplines that care for oncology patients
Credits Offered:
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions held weekly on Thursdays, 7:30am to 8:30am. Please contact Evelyn Markert at Evelyn.Markert@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
Banner Payson Medical Center Interdisciplinary Clinical Education Series
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
 
Course Director: Judith Hunt, MD
Target Audience: Varies - Topics will indicate
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.50; Attendance - 1.50
Sessions are held one time per month. For topic and time of next session, contact Lucy Melikian, Sr. Manager MSS at 928-471-1238
Banner Thunderbird Medical Center - Echo Conference
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
 
Banner Thunderbird Medical Center
Target Audience: Physicians, PAs, NPs, cardiac sonographers and other cardiology staff
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions held quarterly. Please contact Shannon McCue at Shannon.McCue@bannerhealth.com for exact dates/times/locations and topics.
Banner Thunderbird Medical Center - Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Banner Thunderbird Medical Center
Target Audience: Primary Care Physicians, Oncologists, Internists, Surgeons
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions held 1st and 3rd Mondays, 12:00pm - 1:00pm. Please contact Janina Klingensmith at 602-865-2214 or janina.klingensmith@bannerhealth.com to confirm dates/locations and cancellations.
CCMC Pediatric Tumor Boards
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
- 8:00 AM
Cardon Children's Medical Center
Target Audience: Surgeons,medical and radiation oncologists, pathologists, and allied health professionals involved in cancer care
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions on 2nd (7 am) and 4th (noon) Tuesdays at the Rosati Education Center. Please contact Nicholette Breier Adkins at Nicholette.BreierAdkins@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates, times and locations.
Introduction to Safe Prescribing of Opioids for Pain Management
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
 
Target Audience: Arizona DEA prescribers.
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
This online program offers 1 Free CME Credit to help Arizona DEA prescribers incorporate into practice the 2014 Arizona Opioid Prescribing Guidelines. Click here for additional information and a link to registration for the course.
Managing Opioid Misuse Disorder in Pregnancy and Neonatal Care
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
 
Target Audience: Arizona DEA prescribers.
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
This online program offers 1 Free CME Credit to help Arizona DEA prescribers incorporate into practice the 2014 Arizona Opioid Prescribing Guidelines. Click here for additional information and a link to registration for the course.
McKee Medical Center - Pediatric Journal Club
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
McKee Medical Center
Target Audience: Practicing Primary Care Physicians
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Session dates and times vary. Please contact Phil Ballenski, PA at 970-669-3298 for information.
McKee Medical Center - Tumor Board
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
12:00 PM
McKee Medical Center
Target Audience: Practicing Primary Care Physicians
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions held the 2nd & 4th Thursdays Monthly. Please contact Cynthia Thibault at 970-820-6082 OR Cynthia.Thibault@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates and cancellations.
North Colorado Medical Center - Cardiovascular/Echocardiography Conference
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
North Colorado Medical Center
Target Audience: All healthcare providers involved in the care of cardiac and/or vascular patients
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions held weekly on Thursdays, 7-8 AM. Please contact , Kari Holman, at 970-810-2583 to confirm dates and cancellations.
North Colorado Medical Center - Tumor Board OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
North Colorado Medical Center
Target Audience: Surgeons, medical and radiation oncologists, pathologists, and allied health professionals involved in cancer care
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
Sessions are held Tuesdays and Fridays/monthly from 12:30-1:30 pm. Please contact Caroline McHugh 970-820-6082 Caroline.Mchugh@bannerhealth.com to confirm exact dates.
North Colorado Medical Center Grand Rounds
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
 
North Colorado Medical Center
Course Director: Steve Loecke, MD, CMO
Target Audience:
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
For information contact Chris Kerrigan, 970-820-4041
Opioid Issues in Youth Pain Management for Orthopedic Injuries
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
 
Target Audience: Arizona DEA prescribers.
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
This online program offers 1 Free CME Credit to help Arizona DEA prescribers incorporate into practice the 2014 Arizona Opioid Prescribing Guidelines. Click here for additional information and a link to registration for the course.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Provider Course
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
Various - Various locations
Target Audience: Intensivists, Internists, Pulmonologists, Hospitalists, Cardiologists, Pediatricians, Physicians, RN's, RT's, Others
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 12.25; Attendance - 12.25
Initial course also available - 12.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

For information on courses contact Nancy Smith, 602-839-4763 or nancy.smith@bannerhealth.com
Safe and Effective Opioid Prescribing while Managing Acute and Chronic Pain
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
 
Target Audience: Arizona DEA prescribers.
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
This online program offers 1 Free CME Credit to help Arizona DEA prescribers incorporate into practice the 2014 Arizona Opioid Prescribing Guidelines. Click here for additional information and a link to registration for the course.
Sterling Regional Medical Center - Tumor Boards
 
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
Sterling Regional Med Ctr
Target Audience: Medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, general surgeons radiologist, oncology nurses
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
OPEN TO BANNER HEALTH STAFF ONLY Sessions are held monthly. Please contact Debbie Patterson, 970-521-3101 to confirm dates.