Free Course: Key Concepts for Rural Practitioners

University of Missouri School of Medicine: Continuing Medical Education and Physician Lifelong Learning presents a Canvas Course consisting of presentations intended to directly address educational needs expressed by Missouri’s rural practitioners.

The course material and continuing education credit is available for FREE.

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Current Course Modules and Presentations:

Caring for the Older Adult

  • CDT Caring for Older Adults with Multiple Chronic Conditions: The Role of Patient Choice – David Mehr, MD, MS

Children & Adolescents

  • Psychopharmacology in Autism Spectrum Disorder – Michael Ford


  • Clinical Ethics for Rural Practitioners – Lea Brandt, PhD, ODT, MA

Course modules and presentations will continue to grow, so please check back to see what is of interest to you. Send questions and suggestions to

This program is supported by the Center for Continuing Medical Education and Physician Lifelong Learning – School of Medicine, University of Missouri and the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $4 million with 10 percent financed with nongovernmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.