This course has been regularly updated and offered by the Integrative Medicine Service of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center for almost a decade. This is the first time the material is available as a Web course. The Web course contains updated material and new lectures.
The course is a product of faculty and staff of the Integrative Medicine Service at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
The entire course lasts 18 hours. It contains 21 lectures; individual lectures vary from 45 to 60 minutes each. You have 30 days from the date of your registration to complete the course and take the exam.
There is an exam, which must be completed in one sitting. Passing requires a score of at least 70% correct. You have a maximum of three tries to pass the exam. Once you pass, you will be able to print the certificate of achievement.
Credits for this course are recognized by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. NCCAOM credits are recognized in all but nine states (CA, WY, ND, SD, KS, OK, LA, AL, and MD). Of these nine these states, some have their own exam; others have no regulation.
After you watch all 21 lectures in their entirety, pass the exam, and fill out the course evaluation form, you will be able to print your certificate of achievement. You can submit your continuing education credit for licensure renewal through the NCCAOM Web site.
The course is designed so that each lecture becomes available only after the previous lecture is viewed. After you complete a lecture, you can return to view it again if you wish.
Your log-in will be active for 30 days from the day you purchase the course. After 30 days, your log-in will become inactive, and you will no longer have access to the course.
Yes. You can download the PowerPoint presentations for each lecture.
No. Only people registered for the course have access to course materials.
The course will be permanently posted to the Memorial Sloan Kettering Web site and there is no cut off date as to when you can sign up for the course.