Past CME Events

18th Annual Cardiology in the Valley Symposium

Join the UCSF Fresno Division of Cardiology for the 18th installment of Cardiology in the Valley. The 2023 symposium discusses topics that are new and will have an important impact on cardiovascular management in the near future.

CME Credits Included: 4
May 13, 2023 | 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Live event with virtual option

Health Disparities Summit 2023

Join the UCSF Fresno Surgery Department, the largest surgical training department in the Central Valley, and the Intentional Recruitment Coalition (IRC) for a new symposium, created to improve care for disadvantaged populations in the San Joaquin Valley.

March 24, 2023
Live event with virtual option

Multidisciplinary Updates in Internal Medicine Conference

The annual UCSF Fresno Multidisciplinary Updates in Internal Medicine conference is returning with all new topics for 2023. This hybrid conference (attend in-person or virtually) will improve knowledge and proficiency on COVID in 2023 and Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders on Friday, March 17th, and Rheumatology/Pulmonary Disease and more on Saturday, March 18th.

March 17 – 18, 2023
Live event with virtual option

9th Annual Women’s Heart Fair

Enjoy free heart health lectures, wellness tips, and a meditative sound bath at the UCSF Fresno Women’s Heart Fair.
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Attend Live at UCSF Fresno or from home with Zoom!

At Risk in the Central Valley: Voices from the Black and Hmong Communities

Join the office of Diversity and Outreach for the second installment of the UCSF Fresno Health Equity Symposium series. This new CME event will be hosted in a hybrid capacity and will offer 7.5 hours of CME credit.

Friday, November 4, 2022 | 8am-5pm
CME Units Provided: 7.5 UNITS

2022 UCSF Fresno Virtual Mini Med School

UCSF Fresno is proud to present the eleventh installment of Mini Med School.This series will focus on preventative measures for specific health and social issues, including climate change, cancer prevention, pre-hospital emergency care, and more.

Consecutive Thursdays | Oct. 6 – Oct. 27
5 pm – 7 pm
Via Zoom Webniar

2022 Liver Expo

Join UCSF Fresno on Saturday, October 22 for the 4th Annual Liver Expo! This hybrid event – attend either in-person or virtually – will focus on How to Keep Your Liver Healthy During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Endoscopic Bariatric Therapy and Liver Transplant in Fatty Liver Disease.

Saturday, October 22, 2022 | 10am-2pm
Live event with virtual option

5th Annual Air Pollution and Climate Change Symposium

From Challenges To Solutions

Join the UCSF Fresno Department of Internal Medicine for this informative conference, focusing on the challenges of air pollution in California and the steps being taken to find solutions.

Saturday, September 17, 2022 | 8am-1pm
Live event with virtual option
CME Units Provided: 4.75 UNITS

The Seventh Annual UCHMC Research Symposium

The University of California Hematologic Malignancies Consortium (UCHMC) is a collaboration across the 5 University of California Cancer Centers and UCSF Fresno to conduct multicenter investigator-initiated clinical trials in a more efficient and effective manner. The 7th Annual UCHMC Research Symposium will include discussions on opportunities for collaboration across the UC system, translating recent laboratory discoveries into new therapies, application of novel therapies in hematologic malignancies, and ongoing clinical trials currently being conducted by the UC Hematologic Malignancies Consortium. All members of the UC community are invited to attend.

Thursday, September 8 | 9:40 am – 5:00 pm, Team Discussions + Reception
Friday, September 9 | 7:30 am – 5:00 pm, Research Symposium

Live event with virtual option
CME Units Provided: 7.25 UNITS

UCSF Fresno Town Hall Lecture Series: International Advances in SARS-CoV-2


Join UCSF Fresno and a panel of international experts for this informative Town Hall Lecture to understand and define the unique properties of SARS-CoV-2 that impact human and animal welfare, how basic science models are used to study potential evolutionary stressors, and what is being done around the world.

Thursday, April 21 | 6 am to 8 am (PDT)
Via Zoom Webinar

Free Town Hall Lecture – No CME Provided

3rd Annual Autism Symposium for Primary Care Providers

This virtual conference, led by foremost experts, will give providers the tools needed to initiate early diagnosis, initiate intervention, and provide community support resources for children with autism or related neurodevelopmental disorders.

Saturday, March 26 | 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Via Zoom Webinar
CME Hours: 5

2022 Women’s Heart Fair at Home

Enjoy free heart health lectures, wellness tips, and an introduction to meditation at the UCSF Fresno Women’s Heart Fair.

Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Attend at Home with Zoom!

Advancing Excellence in LGBTQ+ Health

The Advancing Excellence in LGBTQ+ Heath conference, the first installment of the UCSF Fresno Health Equity Symposium series, will feature experts from a wide variety of fields including physicians, surgeons, and mental health professionals who are specialists in LGBTQIA+ care. Attendees will learn about gender affirming hormone therapy or surgeries, increasing inclusivity, and opportunities to improve medical practices in an area where the demand for care is greatly needed. ​

UCSF Fresno 2021 Virtual Mini Med School

Sept. 9 – Sept. 30, 2021
Four Free Virtual Sessions | Thursday Evenings from 5 to 7 PM PDT

Join UCSF Fresno for the 10th installment of the Mini Medical School series! The 2021 curriculum will be structured as four virtual sessions, open to the public and dedicated to community concerns, current trends, and innovations in health and medicine.

Lectures include mature topics. Attendees should be at least 17 years of age

2021 Virtual Liver Expo

Join UCSF Fresno on Saturday, October 2 for the 3rd Annual Liver Expo! This virtual event will focus on how to keep your liver healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic and will also cover pancreatic cancer awareness. Hear from UCSF Fresno and Community Regional Medical Center experts and answer the question, ‘Is your liver well’?


2021 Endocrine and Diabetes Virtual Symposium for Primary Care Providers

Join the UCSF Fresno Divisions of Endocrinology and Bariatric Surgery for this live webinar on Saturday, September 11th. This virtual event will feature local and visiting speakers, and will provide health care professionals with current trends, new guidelines, and the latest expert recommendations.

CME Hours: 6

2021 Wilderness Medicine Conference

In the wilderness, definitive care is often hours to days away. Care providers in this setting must be prepared to stabilize and care for their patients with limited medical resources. This day-long program will increase specialized knowledge and skill sets to aid patients effectively in remote and wilderness settings.

CME Hours Available: 8

Assessing the Needs of Opioid Seeking Patients

This program was created to help opioid prescribers develop a comprehensive approach to address the needs of all opioid seeking patients. The focus of these sessions will include patient-centered care, a harm-reduction approach to substance use disorders, best practices in Buprenorphine prescribing, and how to decrease physician discomfort in the management of opioid seeking patients.

CME Hours: 4.5