Help/Frequently Asked Questions

What is MelanomaCME?

Melanoma CME contains text-based tutorials, slides-audio lectures, clinical cases and podcasts in the following areas:

  • Adjuvant Therapy
  • Diagnosis and Screening
  • Immunotherapy
  • Local and Regional Therapy
  • Surgical Management
  • Targeted Therapy

Slides/Audio lectures simulate the lecture experience. Experts in the melanoma community provide lectures in their knowledge area. The slides automatically advance along with the audio.

Podcasts are audio recordings focused on a specific topic. Melanoma experts record these 10-15 minute discussions on issues that pertain to the management of patients with melanoma.

The information is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, so you can explore the material at your own pace and convenience.

Who will benefit from the information on MelanomaCME?

MelanomaCME will become a great resource for all specialists and other healthcare professionals involved in the treatment of patients with melanoma.

What are the minimum PC requirements needed to access MelanomaCME?

Browser:
You will need a browser that will accept frames. It should be set to enable Java, JavaScript, and style sheets. It should also be set to accept cookies.

System  Requirements:
This site is designed to support Microsoft Internet Explorer 10.0 and Mozilla Firefox 12 or greater. With:

  • Javascript
  • Cookies
  • Adobe Flash Player
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • Real Media Player

For the best experience, we recommend a monitor resolution of 1024x768 pixels or greater, and a color depth of 256 or greater. If you are using older versions,other browsers, or have any of the above requirements disabled, certain areas of this web site may not function as intended.

Is there a cost to access MelanomaCME or obtain CME/CNE?

MelanomaCME is a complimentary educational Web site for the healthcare community. There is no cost for you to access the MelanomaCME or to obtain CME or CNE credits. The Web site does not include any product advertisements.

How often is MelanomaCME updated?

MelanomaCME is constantly updated and expanded to include the most accurate and relevant information available for healthcare professionals. We have recruited leading experts and teachers in the melanoma community to serve as editors and authors. Before any new material is posted on MelanomaCME, it is thoroughly reviewed by a peer reviewer.

How can I earn CME or CNE credits on MelanomaCME?

For each CME and CNE activity (article, lecture, video or clinical case) you select, you will be taken directly to the CME Information, which will tell you about the activity topics and authors, relevant financial relationships, learning objectives and credit designation.

Upon review of the CME information, you will be directed to the pretest. Upon completion of the pretest, you will proceed to the activity content, where you will be able to read, watch or listen to the activity.

After review of the activity content, you will be directed to the posttest. If a passing score is achieved on the posttest, you will continue on to an evaluation of the activity and finally, you will be directed to your certificate.

Your certificate will also appear in your “My CME” section of the site for future referral.

International Users: If your country recognizes United States-approved AMA PRA Catergory 1 Credit(s)TM as valid credits in medical education, then the credits you can earn on MelanomaCME can be applied to your country's continuing medical education program. All non-US physicians should contact their respective Boards for accreditation/credit status.

Whom do I contact for questions or comments about editorial content?

Please email melanomaCME@vindicomeded.com for any questions or comments pertaining to editorial content on the MelanomaCME.

Whom do I contact if I experience technical difficulties while on MelanomaCME?

If you experience technical difficulties while on the MelanomaCME, contact webmaster@vindicoCME.com