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University of Cincinnati and Continuing Medical Education

The University of Cincinnati is a premier, public, urban research university dedicated to undergraduate, graduate and professional education, experience-based education and research.  Since its founding in 1819, UC has been the source of many discoveries creating positive change for society, including the first antihistamine, co-op education, the first electronic organ, the Golden Gate Bridge designer and the oral polio vaccine. Each year, this urban, public, research university graduates 5,000 students, adding to more than 200,000 living alumni around the world. UC is the largest employer in the Cincinnati region, with an economic impact of more than $3 billion.

UC is committed to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff, and all activities.  UC provides an inclusive environment where innovation and freedom of intellectual inquiry flourish. Through scholarship, service, partnerships, and leadership, UC creates opportunity, develops educated and engaged citizens, enhances the economy and enriches the University, city, state and global community.

The mission of the Continuing Medical Education (CME) Program at the University of Cincinnati shall be to improve the quality of patient health by developing and implementing strategies to identify and narrow gaps between current and optimal clinical performance and patient outcomes.  Additionally, as an integral part of an Academic Health Center, the Office of Continuing Medical Education will support the institutional mission of training health care professionals to enhance and improve the quality of life for people everywhere by discovering, teaching, and applying knowledge in the health sciences.

Click here for a copy of the complete UC CME Mission Statement.