Continuing Medical Education in Pediatrics

The UCSF Office of Continuing Medical Education, as part of the UCSF School of Medicine, offers educational opportunities for physicians and other health care professionals who wish to improve their skills as practitioners. UCSF is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and offers over 200 courses a year, including grand rounds certified for CME credit. These programs cover all medical specialties and serve more than 13,000 participants annually. The Department of Pediatrics offers two major programs to support continuing medical education.

Grand Rounds

Pediatric Grand Rounds are held every Thursday from 12-1pm in the William and Susan Oberndorf Auditorium (MBH A1602) from September – June. All physicians, residents, students, and alumni are invited to attend. Visit the Grand Rounds website for topics and further information.

Please note: An online survey must be completed after the lecture for CME credit.


Advances & Controversies in Clinical Pediatrics

The program endeavors to provide research, academic, and clinical information in a format that emphasizes the practical application of current concepts relevant to office practice and to professionals involved in the care of children.

  • Accreditation: The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians
  • Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Please visit the UCSF Continuing Medical Education website for more information: Annual Advances & Controversies in Clinical Pediatrics