Finding Answers Using Evidence-Based Medicine in Your Daily Practice - Fall 2017

Date & Location
Thursday, September 7, 2017 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM   Metro Building, Computer Training Room 15-1, Seattle,

This full-day course is open to Virginia Mason providers and staff. Please contact the CME department directly to enroll.

  1. Identify the importance of practicing evidence-based medicine principles at Virginia Mason
  2. Select search tools and "favorite" appropriate EBM resource sites on VNet
  3. Utilize a patient case or clinical scenario to practice and demonstrate competency for online searches
  4. Integrate concepts to form a clinical question and use rapid search methodology to navigate medical, pharmacological and lay literature sites
  5. Evaluate evidence for treatment (strength of evidence) and describe method to find answers for clinical questions using vetted online resources (appraised, verified, or highly validated)


This course is open only to Virginia Mason providers and staff. Please contact the CME department directly to enroll.

Tel: 206.341.0142

The Virginia Mason Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Virginia Mason Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Parking: Parking is not included with registration. Virginia Mason's downtown parking facilities are limited and reserved for patients, therefore we offer this map of public lots with walking routes to the Lindeman Pavilion.

Public transportation: Metro Bus routes serving the First Hill neighborhood include 2, 10, 12, 60, 193, and 303. Please consult the Metro Trip Planner for route information and schedules.