Wednesday CME Conferences are usually held the first and third Wednesdays of each month (excluding major holidays and the months of August, November and December), and feature speakers who are on the faculty of teaching institutions in California and other regions of the United States. Topics pertain to patient care and related issues and are selected on a need-basis as expressed by individual Medical Staff members, departments or committees affiliated with Torrance Memorial.

Virtual conferences are held from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. and login instructions are emailed to physicians and clinical staff. If you would like to be added to the distribution list please email Linda Russell, Medical Staff/CME Coordinator at linda.russell@tmmc.com. All physicians are welcome to attend online. An automated listing of scheduled conferences may be accessed by calling the CME Telephone Number at 310-784-8776.

Calendar of Wednesday CME Conferences

Wednesday, September 2, 2020
“Workup of Anemia”
Zahra Pakbaz, M.D.

UCI School of Medicine
Commercial Support: None

Wednesday, September 9, 2020
NO CONFERENCE

Wednesday, September 16, 2020
“Osteoporosis Update”
Stuart Silverman, M.D.

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Commercial Support: Amgen, Radius Medical, Pfizer & Lilly

Wednesday, September 23, 2020
NO CONFERENCE

Wednesday, September 30, 2020
NO CONFERENCE

Wednesday, October 7, 2020
“Culture for Quality and Safety”
Arnold Mackles, M.D., MBA

Innovative Healthcare Compliance Group
Commercial Support: None

Wednesday, October 14, 2020
NO CONFERENCE

Wednesday, October 21, 2020
“Sepsis Guidelines”
Thomas Cesario, M.D.

UCI School of Medicine
Commercial Support: None

Wednesday, October 28, 2020
NO CONFERENCE

Wednesday, November 11, 2020
“Prevention of Hospital Readmissions”
Arnold Mackles, M.D., MBA

Innovative Healthcare Compliance Group
Commercial Support: None



Please note that calendar listings are subject to change without prior notice. To avoid any inconvenience you may call the CME Telephone Number at 310-784-8776 which contains an up-to-the-minute schedule.

Torrance Memorial Medical Center is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Torrance Memorial Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category I credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This credit may also be applied to the CMA Certification in Continuing Medical Education.