CARMEL, Ind., March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Christine Lawless, MD, has accepted the position as Medical Director of CME Enterprise, an ACCME-accredited provider of continuing medical education (CME), beginning March 2, 2009. Recognized as one of the world's leading authorities in sports medicine cardiology, Dr. Lawless recently completed her clinical tenure at The
"Placing Dr. Lawless as Medical Director greatly increases opportunities to engage in cardiovascular and sports medicine, ensuring that the CME Enterprise team will continue its growth as a consummate professional education resource for quality CME," said CME Enterprise owner Deborah Wood.
"I look forward to working with my new colleagues at CME Enterprise as we continue to develop the most relevant curriculum for healthcare professionals," said Dr. Lawless. "The areas of greatest interest and expertise that I bring to CME Enterprise include preventive cardiology, lipids, hypertension, cardiomyopathy, heart disease in athletes, sports cardiology, sudden cardiac arrest and sports medicine."
Dr. Lawless is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease clinical lipidology¸ and sports medicine. She also is Chair of the US Figure Skating Sports Sciences and Sports Medicine Committee and also Head Team Physician for US Figure Skating. Dr. Lawless serves on the Advisory Board for the National Sudden Cardiac Arrest Association. She holds many other appointments in academic medicine and hospital-based clinical care. "With her expertise and extensive experience in academic and clinical medicine, Dr. Lawless will enable CME Enterprise to establish educational excellence not only in cardiovascular science, but also internal sports medicine for athletes," said CME Enterprise President Bruce J. Bellande, PhD, FACME, CCMEP.
About CME Enterprise
CME Enterprise, an innovative education company, is an ACCME-accredited provider with Exemplary Status in Mission, Needs Assessment, and Effective Measurement of Activities. CME Enterprise develops extensive needs assessments, executes needs-based and competency-based curricula, and impacts physician knowledge and patient outcomes through local, national, and international CME interventions. By engaging in continuous clinical practice performance improvement and healthcare systems quality improvement, CME Enterprise has set itself apart from other medical education companies. For more information about CME Enterprise, visit its Web site at www.cmeenterprise.com.
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