Continuing Education

Leveraging our partnerships with MedStar Health and the Georgetown University Law Center, the Georgetown CERSI provides ongoing events and unique opportunities to gain continuing education credits, including continuing medical education (CME), continuing nursing education (CNE), and continuing law education (CLE).

See below for details on how to find, register, and attend continuing education opportunities. If you have trouble with any of the CME options, please contact


Participating hospitals have unique CME offerings. Click on the links below to find a continuing education session - including Grand Rounds and other specialty sessions.

Georgetown-Howard University Center for Clinical and Translational Science: Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Translational Research Grand Rounds
First Friday of the Month, 12pm to 1pm

These grand rounds will be streamed online via Adobe Connect. To RSVP or for more information please contact Neda Farid (

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Attend in Person: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (GUH) offers a number of Grand Rounds and other conference learning options. The GUH calendar of events displays up-to-date information about CME opportunities.

Participate Online: GUH offers its Pediatrics Grand Rounds online via SiTEL. To register for SiTEL for participation in Pediatrics Grand Rounds, please visit the department's website for instructions about access.

Instructions for Creating an Online (Sitel) Account for Non-MedStar Affiliates

MedStar Montgomery Medical Center

Medical Grand Rounds 
Thursdays, 12:30 - 1:30 pm

18101 Prince Philip Drive
Olney, Maryland 20832
Boyer Community Learning Center
Contact: 301-774-8650 ext. 1

Cancer Conference
Tuesdays, 12:30 - 1:30 pm

18101 Prince Philip Drive
Olney, Maryland 20832
Boyer Community Learning Center
Contact: Pia Rivas
(301) 570-8563

MedStar Washington Hospital Center

MedStar Washington Hospital Center (WHC) offers a number of Grand Rounds and other conference learning options. Please see below for information on how to attend events in person, via remote access, or online.

Live, in-person events: See the WHC online calendar of events.

Archived, online learning: Online CME is available via SiTEL, an online learning portal. SiTEL offers a wide variety of learning opportunities in many medical disciplines. 

Register for a SiTEL Account

  1. Point your Internet browser to: Internet Explorer works best.
  2. Click “Create an Account Now” located under the Login button, on the upper left side of the screen.
  3. Enter all demographic fields as they appear, including a working email address. Click the “Next”button on the bottom of the page.
  4. From the dropdown menus, choose your State (DC), Organization (US-DC-Washington Hospital Center), and Position (for example, RN – Registered Nurse). Click “No” for staff employee. The page will refresh, then click “Next.”
  5. Choose your specialty from a drop down menu, and then click “Next.”
  6. Choose your CE Manager from the dropdown menu (Ashin, Mikki/WHC 50208 Continuing Professional Education). Click “Finish.”
  7. Your CE manager, Mikki Ashin, will need to approve your registration. Please wait 24-48 business hours for the approval to enter SiTEL.

Continuing law education (CLE) is available through the Georgetown University Law Center (GULC) and the O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law.

The O'Neill Institute Colloquium
Fall semesters 

O'Neill Institute Summer Program on Global Health Law and Governance
Summer semesters

The Summer Program brings together leading practitioners, policy makers, advocates, and academics in global health to explore the role and implications of law in the global response to a public health issue. Interactive lectures, panels, and case studies will examine legal powers, duties, and constraints relevant to the topic.

To learn more about the O'Neill Institute Summer Program, please visit or email