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Continuing Medical Education Credits for the NIH PHRS Course

Physicians who successfully complete the free online NIH course in the Protection of Human Research Subjects (PHRS) can earn up to 3 American Medical Association Physician's Recognition Award (AMA PRA) Category 1 Credits TM.

The CME credit option is offered through a partnership with University health Services-Professional Education Programs (UHS-PEP) of Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Health System. This school is accredited by the Accreditation Council for continuing Medical Education (ACCME), certifying that the NIH PHRS Course meets the ACCME standards for effective learning experiences that meet physicians' learning needs.

CME-eligible individuals who want to earn these credits must follow the link to VCU's registration system after completing the training and pay a $25 fee for CME credit recording.

Proceed to NIH Course Website & Training

Change Notes

  • Noted 03/31/2014 @ 09:37am
    Keyword newly added.
    - sherrye