About Continuing Education
A.T. Still University’s Continuing Education department provides support for the University’s schools, graduates and the professional community to fulfill their potential throughout their careers and ultimately impact patient care and well-being.
Lifelong Learning – For faculty and graduates
Learning Together – Creating a diverse community of learners
Bridging Gaps – Continuing the progression
Encouraging and Engaging – Interprofessional learning
The Continuing Education department serves to improve professional knowledge and skills; fosters a positive impact on patient outcomes; exposes clinicians to new information; and develops an interdisciplinary, healthcare team approach to treating patients and improving community/population health through the development and implementation of cost-effective, evidence-based education programs.
ATSU fulfills a need by helping healthcare professionals keep abreast of changes in healthcare, as well as by providing a mechanism for maintenance of licensure.
Continuing Medical Education (CME) Accreditation
A. T. Still University is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) to sponsor continuing medical education activities for physicians. ATSU received a perfect score of 100% on the 2016 re-accreditation survey and has been awarded ” 5-years of Accreditation with Commendation” status.
As an accredited provider of CME by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA), the Continuing Education department is involved early in the development of every educational activity for which category 1 credits are provided. If an activity is organized by an entity outside of Continuing Education, significant faculty involvement is required.
The program in dental education is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation and has been granted the accreditation status of “approval without reporting requirements”.
The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education. The Commission on Dental Accreditation can be contacted at (312) 440-4653 or at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611. The Commission’s web address is: http://ada.org/en/coda
Special Assistance/Dietary Needs
A.T. Still University/KCOM, an accredited provider of Continuing Medical Education (CME), complies with the American with Disabilities Act ~ 12112(a). If any participant is in need of special assistance or has any dietary restrictions, a written request should be submitted at least one month in advance. For additional additional assistance with your request, please call 660-626-2232.
Continuing Education Team
Assistant Vice President – Lloyd Cleaver, DO, FAOCD, FAAD+
Director – Jan Baum, MA+
Project Manager – Lynn Daniels, MA+
Administrative Assistant – Debby Western+
Continuing Education Steering Committee Members
Cailee Welch Bacon, PhD, ATC+
Tabitha Parent Buck, AuD+
Lloyd Cleaver, DO, FAOCD, FAAD+
Jim Farris, PT, PhD+
Norman Gevitz, PhD (Ex Officio)+
Leonard Goldstein, DDS, PhD+
Harold Bright, MA+
Richard LaBaere II, DO, MPH, FAODME+
Jan Baum, MA (Ex Officio)+
Barbara Maxwell, PT, DPT, MSc, Cert THE, FNAP+
Lise McCoy, EdD+
Lise McCoy, EdD
Director, Technology-Enhanced Active Learning
Associate Director, Faculty Development
Assistant Professor, Medical Humanities and Healthcare Leadership
Still Research Institute Scientist
Linda MacConnell, MPAS, MAEd, PA-C+
Dwight E. McLeod, DDS, MS+
Dwight E. McLeod, DDS, MS,
Monica Williamson Nenad, DHEd, MEd, RDH+
Patricia Sexton, DHEd, FNAOME+
David Shoup, DO, C-NMM+
The CESC members have indicated they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.