Welcome from CME Chair:

Welcome to the Department of Medical Education at Bridgeport Hospital. Continuing Medical Education at Bridgeport Hospital is part of our institution's total commitment to "clinical and service excellence" as described in the Hospital mission statement. It is therefore our goal to provide physicians with educational experiences intended to further knowledge to improve the already high level of care provided to our patients. To that end, we encourage all physicians to access our online CME offerings found in the left-hand column of this page. Please take a look at our online calendar for the latest information on upcoming CME events.

Bridgeport Hospital is accredited by the Connecticut State Medical Society to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians. It is our policy to ensure fair balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all CME programs within our institution. 

Contact Information:
Dr. Karen Hutchinson
Director, Medical Education
203.384.3446 or
Corinne Mulvey
Medical Education Office Coordinator
203.384.3446 or
Earning Point-of-Care CME Through UptoDate

Researching clinical questions using UpToDate can be applied towards continuing medical education (CME) requirements.

If you have created a personal account in UpToDate, you are eligible to earn a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ towards each patient care monograph you read. This service allows you enhance clinical knowledge without taking time away from patient care.

  • Answer clinical questions as they arise, and earn credit at the same time. You will be asked to fill out a brief survey after each activity.
  • UpToDate offers a variety of credits including AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. 
  • Submit credit at any time. Credit can be redeemed for up to two years and may be processed at any time during the active subscription period.

Speak with any member of the library staff about setting up a personal account in UpToDate.  Personal accounts allow you to access UpToDate from any computer on and off campus.  Library staff may be contacted M-F 8:00-4:30 at 203.384.3615.