Online Education

NFID offers a variety of online continuing education activities including accredited continuing medical education (CME) programs, enabling participants to earn credits and gain practical knowledge, tools, and skills. NFID’s online education programs are designed to be self-paced and are led by key opinion leaders in the field of infectious diseases. 

NFID Webinars (Complimentary):

Adult Immunization & Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) Updates
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at 12:00 PM ET

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Adult Immunization and ACIP Updates Questions & Answers

NFID liaison to ACIP, William Schaffner, MD, will discuss the importance of immunization for adults, latest ACIP updates and recommendations for adult vaccination, and best practices for increasing adult vaccination rates.

At the conclusion of the webinar, participants will be able to:
  • Discuss the impact of vaccine-preventable diseases on US adults
  • Describe the current ACIP recommendations for adult immunization
  • List the core Standards for Adult Immunization Practice for all healthcare professionals

The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. NFID designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 


Clinical Management of Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI)
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 12:00 PM ET

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L. Clifford McDonald, MD with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Dale N. Gerding, MD with Hines Veterans Affairs Hospital will discuss the burden of Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI) and present best practices for the management of CDI, from diagnosis to treatment.

At the conclusion of the webinar, participants will be able to:
  • Recognize the warning signs and symptoms of CDI
  • Identify the strengths and weaknesses of recommended tests to confirm a diagnosis of CDI
  • List the best practices for treatment of patients with CDI
  • Discuss the use of fecal transplant in the treatment of recurring CDI

The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. NFID designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 



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