CME, Courses & Board Prep


Diversity Science – 100% off all e-courses on preventing bias and improving communication.


Institute for Healthcare Communication — IHC will offer a 25% discount to AMWA members to the IHC online courses located through the “online learning” tab of the IHC website. 


Language of Caring

Advanced Communication for Physicians: An Online Skill-Building Program from Language of Caring
This online course goes beyond communication basics to help physicians, residents, medical students and advanced practice providers fine-tune the interpersonal communication competencies key to patient and family-centered care and effective collaboration with colleagues. Participants learn concrete strategies for earning patient trust and confidence, establishing rapport, improving patient understanding, engagement and adherence to care plan, and enhancing collaboration and teamwork with colleagues.

The course consists of eight learning modules:

  1. The Communication Solution
  2. Mindful Practice
  3. Collaboration and Teamwork
  4. Effective Openings and Closings
  5. Engaging Patients and Families as Partners
  6. Communicating with Empathy
  7. Effective Explanations
  8. Hard Conversations

Each learning module includes a video that illustrates a skill with rich scenarios as well as takeaway tools to support skill practice and application. You can complete this program online on any device and successful completion earns 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Language of Caring — Discount on Advanced Communication for Physicians: An Online Skill-Building Program


We are excited to announce a new partnership with the University of Pennsylvania. We are now offering members a special discount on Penn’s online Professional Development courses in Health Care Innovation. Explore health policy, behavioral economics, operations management and more. Take four courses in a year to earn a Certificate in Health Care Innovation. With these online courses, you can gain practical tools and expertise to shape health policy, improve patient outcomes and transform health care delivery.


Study smarter, not harder, with MedStudy. For over 25 years, MedStudy has been a leader in providing innovative study solutions for practicing physicians in pediatrics and internal medicine. MedStudy delivers content in an accessible, conversational way, focusing on learning and saving overall study time. Our integrated system is founded on evidence-based study techniques that help you learn and remember essential board-focused knowledge. Our study solutions can be used to prepare for your recertification exam, as a general medical reference for your daily practice, or to earn CME credits and MOC points.

Our partnership will provide you, as an AMWA member, an exclusive discount on the resources you need to feel confident in your knowledge and patient care plans.


Free Pain Management and Opioids Prescribing CME Earn State Mandated CME – 

Learn the Latest Guidelines.

Confidently assess and manage chronic and acute pain with this free online CME course.  Created by pain management experts and addiction specialists to outline safer prescribing practices. Cases and questions mapped to FDA Opioid REMS blueprint.

Consists of sixty-two engaging, case-based questions, with feedback, learning resources, and clinical tools, allowing you to earn your required CME credits and treat patients safely. 

We are pleased to provide AMWA members with this free online course.