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CPP 19. Continuing Medical Education programs of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia (CLOSED)

 Record Group
Identifier: CPP 19

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Records of Continuing Medical Education Programs

 Collection
Identifier: CPP 19-01
Overview During the 1970s, there was an emphasis on continuing medical education (CME) for practicing licensed medical doctors. Lifetime licenses to practice medicine were being replaced by limited time licenses that required renewal. In order to renew their state issued medical licenses, doctors were required to obtain continuing education credits. Beginning in 1974, the College of Physicians of Philadelphia offered symposiums, distance education programs, courses in Philadelphia, and additional...