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CME Programs


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Lakeland Care physicians can earn CME credits from an ever-growing library of video lectures.

You can access videos from the Thursday Weekly CME Program and Graduate Medical Education lectures. New videos are added weekly.

Lakeland Care CME is accredited by the Michigan State Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  The Lakeland Care CME designates this activity for 1.0 credit toward the Physician Recognition Award and Medical Relicensure. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


CME programs are held every Thursday, Labor Day — Memorial Day, 12 noon at the following locations:

  • Frederick S. Upton Education Center at Lakeland Hospital, St. Joseph
  • Via teleconference in the meeting room at Lakeland Community Hospital, Niles
  • Via teleconference in the Kinney and Ward Conference Rooms at Marie Yeager Cancer Center, St. Joseph
  • Via teleconference in the Community room at Lakeland Community Hospital, Watervliet

Lunch is provided

For more information, contact Debbie Killingbeck, RN, CME Coordinator, Lakeland Care Inc., at 269-927-5153.

All topics and speakers are subject to change.

Date Time Topic Speaker  AOA AMA 




New Year's Day


1/8/2015 1200 Bronchial Thermoplasty and Sleep Study Robert Piasecki, DO X X
1/15/2015 1200 The Impact of Mental Health on Medical Illness Christopher Contardo, PhD X
1/22/2015 1200 YOUR Public Health Department Frederick Johansen, MD x x
1/29/2015 1200 Practical Management of Cholesterol in 2015 Douglas Tacket, DO X X
2/5/2015 1200 Tobacco Screening - Theory and Practice Israel (Rudi) Rubinstein, MD X x
2/12/2015  1200 Abnormal Uterine Bleeding Benjamin Wood, DO X X
2/19/2015 1200 Aortic Stenosis Douglas Huggett, DO X X


Lakeland Care CME now offers dual Category 1 AMA and Category 1(A) AOA accreditation for the following didactic grand rounds. These CME programs are held at Lakeland Regional Medical Center, St. Joseph, in the Medical Education Lecture Room, located on the 3rd floor or Lakeland Community Hospital, Niles, in classroom #3.


Time Topic Speaker AOA AMA St. Joseph Niles

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