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CMECalifornia and UC Learning Center

Self-study modules for continuing medical education credit are available on CMECalifornia, the UC Learning Center and other web-based learning resources.

If you have any questions, please contact Gwenn Welsch, distance education specialist, at (916) 734-5773 or gvwelsch@ucdavis.edu.

Browse our offerings by content topic to find an online course that fits your needs.

Coccidioidomycosis Occupational Health Issues

Learn to diagnose and treat coccidiodomycosis, also known as Valley Fever. Identify workers at risk for occupational coccidiodomycosis and ways to prevent the fungal infection from entering the respiratory system.  

Course is provided in partnership with the California Department of Public Health.

Safe Operation of Fluoroscopy Equipment

Learn how to identify the standard components of most fluoroscopic equipment, as well as safe fluoroscopy operation techniques.

X-ray and the Human Body Series

Our 12-part series focuses on a variety of radiology topics, from fluoroscopy to proper X-ray use. Some modules are only available to UC Davis Health employees.

Module 1Hospital Policies and Procedures (Part I) (UC Davis Health only)

Module 2Hospital Policies and Procedures (Part II) (UC Davis Health only)

Module 3Fluoroscopy Training in the OR (UC Davis Health only)

Module 4Fluoroscopy Safety in Orthopedic Surgery (UC Davis Health only)

Module 5Fluoroscopy in Cardiology: Radiation Safety Training

Module 6Fluoroscopy in Pain Medicine: Radiation Safety Training

Module 7Fluoroscopy in GI Medicine: Radiation Safety Training

Module 8Radiation Safety in Pain Medicine

Module 9Digital Radiography: Image Quality and Radiation Dose

Module 10Digital Radiography: Image Quality and Image Acquisition

Module 11AAPM/RSNA Physics Tutorial for Residents

Module 12Introduction to Fluoroscopy Use

Overview of Adult Occupational Lead Poisoning in California

Learn about industries in which occupational lead poisoning commonly occurs, health effects associated with lead exposure, and criteria for removing workers from lead exposure for medical reasons.

Adult Occupational Lead Poisoning in California for Occupational Medicine Providers

This activity helps occupational medicine physicians understand the epidemiology of lead poisoning in California. Toxicology, sources of exposure, diagnostic and management guidelines, and public health reporting guidelines are addressed.

The Prevention of Childhood Lead Poisoning

Primary care physicians and other health care professionals learn about childhood lead screening regulations, common risk factors, and appropriate health and environmental interventions.

Courses are provided in partnership with the California Department of Public Health.

Lung Cancer Screening at UC Davis Health

Become familiar with UC Davis Health's approach to screening for lung cancer. Learn best practices for early detection, requirements for smoking cessation counseling and ways to reduce lung cancer mortality. This course is only available to UC Davis Health employees.

Mercury Exposure and Health Effects

Learn to recognize typical forms of mercury and common sources in California, as well as common routes of exposure and treatment options.

Course is provided in partnership with the California Department of Public Health.

Chronic Opioid Prescribing for Physicians

Learn about safe prescribing and monitoring techniques for patients whose medical conditions require chronic opioid therapy. This course is only available to UC Davis Health employees. Sign-in to the UC Learning Center to access the course.

E-cigarettes and Your Patients

Provided in partnership with the California Department of Public Health, this learning activity helps health care providers understand the negative health effects of e-cigarettes. Learn how to answer challenging questions patients may have about the use of e-cigarettes.

UC Quits Series

Our eight-part series focuses on tactics health care providers can take to motivate and assist patients in the tobacco cessation process.

Module 1Top Ten Reasons to Address Tobacco

Module 2The 5 A's of Tobacco Cessation

Module 3The California Smokers Helpline

Module 4Medication for Smoking Cessation

Module 5CEASE: Reducing Secondhand Smoke Exposure in Children

Module 6How Nurses at UC Can Address Tobacco Dependence

Module 7Smoking Cessation in the Perioperative Period

Module 8Discuss Smoking Cessation and E-cigarettes With Parents During Pediatrics Clinic Visits

UC Davis Faculty Ultrasound Course

Learn the basics of performing an ultrasound exam. This course is only available to UC Davis Health employees.