Dubai Health Authority ( DHA ) is the first in the region to offer this service. The CME Online platform, which can be accessed via Rashid Medical Library’s online portal, offers CME Online points accredited and recognised by DHA. BMJ Learning, UpToDate, BMJ Best practise, and Clinical Key are some course providers on the platform. Dr Wadeia Sharief, Director of the Department of Medical Education and Research, said that “Offering this service for free will ensure that medical professionals have an accredited source that is recognised by the authority to gain CME points.
In addition to providing an online portal for CME points, Dr Sharief revealed that Rashid Medical Electronic Library is home to more than 18 million articles, 16,277 medical magazines, 220,761 books and over six million pictures and videos.