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2019 MHSRS Information
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Claim Your CME credit for the 2019 MHSRS!

To receive CME credits for the 2019 MHSRS, go to http://www.cmeuniversity.com . On the navigation menu, click on “Find Post-test/Evaluation by Course” and search by course ID 14551. Upon registering and successfully completing the activity evaluation, your certificate will be made available immediately. Continuing education for the 2019 MHSRS is offered by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) and the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs. The PIM is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education , and the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Physician Continuing Education: A maximum of 16.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ are offered. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Continuing Nursing Education: The maximum number of 16 contact hours are offered for Continuing Nursing Education. Continuing Psychologist Education: The maximum number of 16 contact hours are offered for psychologists.


2020 MHSRS Award Winners

Jessica Gill RN, Ph.D. Christopher C. Broder, Ph.D LT Luke A. Beardslee, MC, USN
The Combat Trauma Research Group
Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, Portsmouth, Virginia


Team / Military

COVID-19 Rapid Response Team
Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD
Michael A. Dubick, Ph.D.

2017 MHSRS Supplement to Military Medicine

2018 MHSRS Supplement to Military Medicine

2018 MHSRS Supplement to the Journal of Trauma

2019 MHSRS Supplement to the Journal of Trauma


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