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Connecticut Children’s Medical Center is accredited by the Connecticut State Medical Society to sponsor Continuing Medical Education for Physicians
Our activities are planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)
Learn more about the ACCME's Accreditation Criteria

Application Deadlines


  • Regularly Scheduled Series: Multiple activities during the academic year that occur weekly, monthly, or quarterly. I.e.: Grand Rounds, Tumor Boards, M&M Conferences.
  • Single Occurrence Activity:  A one-time activity that may include a variety of sub-specialty topics, speakers, and/or educational formats.  

New Application Review Schedule: Activities scheduled between July 1, 2019 and June 30,2020 
On or Before April 1 Application & Forms Due
By April 30, 2019 Feedback from CME Office
May 21,2019 CME Committee Meeting for Approval 
Committee meets at 7:00 am
July 1, 2019 Publicity can begin

Renewal Applications: activities scheduled between July 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020 ( full academic year applications):

On or Before April 1 Application & Forms Due
On or Before May 1, 2019 Feedback from CME Office
On or Before June 1, 2019 CME Committee Meeting for Approval 
July 1, 2019 Publicity can begin

Please call or email the CME Office for all forms or inquiries.

CME Committee Members and Planners:
Kenneth Spiegelman, MD                    Medical Director, Continuing Medical Education; Private Practice 
Basia Adams, APRN                             Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Inpatient Management Team
Annamarie Beaulieu, MPH                   Sr. Director, Academic Affairs, Grants and Sponsored Programs
Leon Chameides, MD                           Emeritus Director, Pediatric Cardiology
Ryan Calhoun                                         Manager, Regional Pediatrics
Eminet Gurganus, MPH                        Program Manager, Innovation and Maintenance of Certification
Lisa Honigfeld, PhD                              Vice President for Health Initiatives, Child Health and Development Institute
Brenda McCauliff                                    CME Operations Coordinator
Heather Tory, MD, MPH, CPPS            Associate Medical Director, QI and Patient Safety; Staff Physician, Rheumatology
Harry Weinerman, MD                           Private Practice
Leslie Wolkoff, MD                                 Head of PI/QA and Pediatric Educational Coordinator, Neonatology
Richard Young, MD, MPH                     Attending Physician, Neurology
Elizabeth Anderson, BS                        Senior CME Coorinator



If you have any questions or concerns feel free to contact Liz Anderson at 860-837-6264 or email  If you are unable to meet the above mentioned deadlines but are interested in applying or continuing an Activity, please contact our Office of CME so we can work with you on required items and timelines.