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Welcome to the Connecticut Children's Medical Center Continuing Medical Education (CME) web page.  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).

Click here to view the ACCME criteria

Application Deadlines


  • Regularly Scheduled Series:  Activity Directors of Regularly Scheduled Series (RSS) will be notified by the Office of Continuing Medical Education regarding renewal deadlines. 
  • Single Occurrence Activity Renewals:  One time activities that recur with different topics, speakers, and/or formats.  

Accrediting a New Activity:

New Application:
  • For activities to be scheduled between January 1, 2019 and June 30, 2019 (for programs applying mid academic year):
On or Before October 2, 2018 Mandatory Meeting with CME Office
On or Before October 9, 2018 Application & Forms Due 
October 16, 2018  CME Committee Meeting for Approval
Committee meets at 7:00 am
January 1, 2019  Publicity can begin
  • For activities to be scheduled between July 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020 (for programs applying for the full academic year):
On or Before March 5, 2019 Mandatory Meeting with CME Office
On or Before March 12, 2019 Application & Forms Dues
March 19, 2019 CME Committee Meeting for Approval
Committee meets at 7:00 am
July 1, 2019 Publicity can begin

Only completed applications will be considered.  

 If you have any questions or concerns, contact Diane Mouradjian at 860.837.6264 or email

CME Committee Members and Planners:

Kenneth Spiegelman, MD                    Medical Director, Continuing Medical Education; Private Practice
Andrea Benin, MD                                  Senior Vice President, QI and Patient Safety
Annamarie Beaulieu, MPH                   Sr. Director, Academic Affairs, Grants and Sponsored Programs
Leon Chameides, MD                           Emeritus Director, Pediatric Cardiology
Ryan Callhoun                                        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
Diane Mouradjian                                  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