The ACR offers a number of educational resources for rheumatologists and health professionals. These resources are offered in addition to our educational meetings, recertification resources and other courses.
The Lupus Initiative
Take free CME courses, improve your ability to provide culturally competent care and learn how to play a role in reducing health disparities.
Learn how to maximize your learning experience.
Rheumatology Image Bank
Providing the medical community with 24/7 availability in the foremost collection of rheumatology-related images.
Advanced Rheumatology Online Course
Increased CME! Nineteen module offerings to help build competence in the care of persons with rheumatic diseases while providing high-quality integration into a rheumatology practice. Earn up to 117.5 CME credits with track purchase or 3.0 - 9.5 per individual module purchase.
Fundamentals of Rheumatology Online Course
Are you new or transitioning back into a rheumatology practice? Looking to assist with the increase of patient care and learn more about the impact of rheumatic diseases on individuals and society? Earn up to 13.58 contact hours.
CARE: Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Modules
CARE (Continuing Assessment, Review, and Evaluation) is an online self-assessment tool designed to assess the rheumatology knowledge base of physicians.
AIM: Practice Performance Self-Assessment Modules
AIM is a Web-based self-evaluation of practice performance tool that provides guidance through medical chart abstraction of de-identified data.
Rheumatology Clinical Registry
Improve the care you provide to patients with the ACR’s online clinical data management tool.
High Impact Rheumatology
High Impact Rheumatology is a curriculum developed to instruct primary care physicians about rheumatology basics. Curriculum modules are available in PDF format, and in PowerPoint files for download and use.
Rheumatology Coding Manual
This reference is a practical guide for rheumatologists and their staff to communicate effectively with third party payors regarding the medical services provided to patients.
UpToDate is an evidence-based, peer-reviewed clinical information resource available online from your computer or mobile device.
Business Side of Rheumatology
A practical business manual for rheumatologists, fellows-in-training and practice administrators on starting, selling or redesigning a rheumatology practice.
Patient Fact Sheets
The ACR has developed patient information on a number of vital topics of interest to patients with rheumatic diseases.