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Contemporary Forums’ Contraceptive Technology Conference to Offer Live Webcast of its Content


MDs, NPs, CNMs, PAs, RNs and other health professionals can earn up to 15.8 CME/CE Hours (DUBLIN, CA Jan. 6) - - - Contemporary Forums, a leading provider of continuing education (CE) for healthcare professionals, announces it is offering a live webcast option from the San Francisco Contraceptive...READ MORE

Celebrate Summer with Buy One Get One CE


Summertime and time to celebrate!  Contemporary Forums Online CE Library is offering our Buy One, Get One FREE promotion. Take advantage of this opportunity to LEARN, EARN and SAVE! Buy one session for $15, get another one free! Or purchase an entire conference and get another conference...READ MORE

Contemporary Forums’ Website Receives New Functionality & Releases the Spring 2013 Conference Calendar


DUBLIN, CA - June 15, 2012 - - - Contemporary Forums, the leading provider of continuing education (CE) for healthcare professionals, announces the launch of a website redesign.  With an enhanced look, the website provides easier navigation in searching for live and online CE opportunities,...READ MORE

Online CE Library Updates


We have a couple of Library updates to share with you this week.  Sessions Added + BOGOJUNE is Good Until June 30 The Online CE Library has been updated with sessions from the “Advances in Health Care for Women Over 40” conference. The main conference and select concurrent sessions that...READ MORE

Contemporary Forums Announces Development of Continuing Education Nurses Lounge


Contemporary Forums, the leading provider of continuing education (CE) for healthcare professionals, announces the development of a Continuing Education (CE) Nurses Lounge within the website. is a professional network allowing nurses to stay connected with...READ MORE

Pediatric Critical Care Nursing Conference: Savings and Special Offers


Join us at the 28th Annual Pediatric Critical Care Nursing Conference this September in Orlando, where clinical experts will share their extensive knowledge and experience, and encourage thought-provoking discussions and problem-solving.  Whether you’re a nurse new to this specialty or...READ MORE

Ambulatory OB/GYN Nursing: Conference Update & Savings


Join your colleagues at the 27th annual conference, Ambulatory OB/GYN Nursing, where your clinical challenges in providing care for women will be addressed with evidence-based approaches and creative problem-solving. Designed for NPs, CNMs, PAs and RNs from women's health and family practice...READ MORE

The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses and Contemporary Forums Proudly Present the Second Annual AACN Nurse Manager Priorities & AACN Progressive Care Pathways Conferences


AACN Nurse Manager Priorities takes place September 6-8, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. It is a dynamic program featuring forward-thinking leaders in nursing management. Learning content focuses on a nurse manager's three critical responsibilities—managing the business, managing people and managing...READ MORE

“Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Clinicians” continues to be the “Go-To” Course for those Seeking or Renewing Prescriptive Authority


Now in its 18th year, "Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Clinicians," will be held in: San Francisco, CA -  September 10-16, 2012 Washington D.C.  – October 8-14, 2012 Las Vegas, NV – November 5-11, 2012 Advanced practice clinicians now have the ability to apply for prescriptive...READ MORE

Fall Fun: Upcoming Conference Contests & Giveaways


Last month, Contemporary Forums held a photo contest for the Hot Topics In Primary Care conference in Jackson Hole, WY.  Participants were instructed to submit photos they felt best represented their experience at the conference. This photo entitled, “On Top of the World” was truly amazing...READ MORE

Relating Patient Sleep & Quality of Care


A recent New York Times Blog posted an article called, “The Clatter of the Hospital Room”, an interesting topic that gets one thinking about how sleep affects  a patient’s overall care. Patients have been known to criticize hospital noise and their resulting inability to sleep, but their...READ MORE

New Online CE Library Features & Specials


For nearly 30 years, Contemporary Forums has provided quality, continuing education for thousands of advanced healthcare professionals through its national live conferences. In 2008, Contemporary Forums launched the Online CE Library that features the same evidence-based education presented...READ MORE

Screening for Mammograms and Prostate Cancer


There are conflicting guidelines on when women should get mammograms and questions on when the PSA blood test for prostate cancer is worthwhile. So, how are people sorting through information about screening? A recent article posted on the NPR website reveals how Americans think about screening,...READ MORE

Prolonged CPR Holds Benefits


When a hospital patient goes into cardiac arrest, one of the most difficult questions facing the medical team is how long to continue cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Some hospitals spend 16 minutes (the least amount of time trying to revive patients) to 25 minutes, a difference of more than...READ MORE

Developmental Interventions in Neonatal Care – Savings & Online CE


Only ONE DAY LEFT to take advantage of the early fee registration savings at the Developmental Interventions in Neonatal Care conference!  You must register by 11: 00 p.m. on September 26 to receive your discount.  Don’t miss out on this exceptional educational offering. Highlights and...READ MORE

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month


October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. While most people are aware of breast cancer, many forget to take the necessary steps to have a plan to detect the disease in its early stages as well as encourage others to do the same. So we...READ MORE

The Importance of Contraception on Unintended Pregnancies


On October 5, 2012  Medscape Medical News posted a study revealing  free contraception slashes abortion rates. When adolescent and adult women were offered no-cost contraception for 3 years, abortion rates fell 62% to 78% below national levels, according to a prospective cohort study of 9256...READ MORE

Elsevier Faculty Development – Conference Features


Don’t miss the 2013 Elsevier Faculty Development Conference Conference highlights include: Powerhouse Keynote Speaker: Patricia E. Benner, RN, PhD, FAAN, FRCN, internationally noted researcher, author and lecturer. Two dynamic half-day Preconferences designed to give you a concentrated...READ MORE

Social Media,Texting & the Teenage Patient


Do you use social media or text messaging to communicate with your teenage patients? An interesting article posted by the The New York Times addresses the benefits and concerns of utilizing these outlets. Jan Hoffman of The New York Times writes,  medical practices are increasingly putting...READ MORE

Recent Additions to the Online CE Library


In 2008, Contemporary Forums launched the Online CE Library that features the exact same evidence-based education presented by expert faculty at live conferences, in a multimedia on demand format. There are over 1,000 individual sessions from over 30 conferences in a variety of speciality areas...READ MORE

November is Child Safety & Protection Month


According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, nearly 300 children under the age of4 die every month in the United States because of accidents - most of which could have be prevented.  Children injure themselves in a variety of different ways including in play spaces, on doors and gates,...READ MORE

Join the Elsevier Faculty Development Webcast


Don’t miss the 2013 Elsevier Faculty Development Conference Not able to attend the live conference on January 2-5 at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas Nevada? Then join the Live Webcast! It allows you to experience the plenary sessions, along with Concurrent Sessions 11, 21, 31, 41, &...READ MORE

Today is World AIDS Day


In support of World AIDS Day, commemorated each December 1st, we are dedicating this blog to resources and information that unite people in the fight against HIV/AIDS by increasing awareness and improving education.  The 2012 theme for World AIDS Day is "Working Together for an AIDS-Free Generation". Where...READ MORE

Online CE Library: Special Holiday Offer, Buy One Get One Free!


Another year has flown by, the holidays are here and a new year is about to begin! Need to earn those CE hours in a hurry? Or maybe just save some money now and learn at your leisure in 2013? Take advantage of this opportunity to Learn, Earn and Save. We are offering a Buy One, Get One Free...READ MORE

Happy Holidays! We have a special gift for you……


We would like to wish you and your family joy and happiness this holiday season.  To ring in the new year we are giving you a $100 discount when you register for one of our 2013 Live Webcasts. So go ahead, relax in the comfort of your home or office as you participate as a virtual attendee...READ MORE

Free CE from the Online CE Library


  Don’t forget to take advantage of the Gift from the Online CE Library….. Buy one session for $15, get another one free! Or purchase an entire conference and get another conference FREE saving you hundreds of dollars!  More than 1000 accredited sessions and over 30 conferences are...READ MORE

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