Continuing Education Opportunities
Health Profession Continuing Education
- NEAR Conference (Networking, Education and Research) This biennial conference provides preceptor development and continuing education credits and to network with health professions partners. The NEAR conference will rotate around the state of Colorado in rural, urban and medically underserved areas to enhance partnerships among providers of those rural and medically underserved areas. Our next NEAR conference is September 25-27, 2020. It will be held at the CU South Denver Campus in Lone Tree, Colorado. The 2022 conference will be hosted in the Western Colorado AHEC region.
- ECHO Colorado (Extension for Community Health Outcomes in Colorado) is a statewide system of training and practice support to increase the capacity to manage complex health care problems in primary care settings and to prevent disease in Colorado. ECHO Colorado engages specialists, generalists, and many different organizations in learning collaboratives in which specialty healthcare knowledge can be imparted and skills for the care of complex chronic health conditions can be improved.