Colorado is in need of more physicians and other medical care providers trained in the diagnosis and treatment Lyme and other tick-borne diseases/conditions. This same issue is widespread, limiting patient access to care in many parts of the country and world. Timely, accurate diagnosis and treatment is critical in creating favorable outcomes for patients.
Many Coloradans already ill with neurological, chronic or untreated infections must drive hours or even travel out of state to receive access to evaluation, diagnosis and treatment.
A variety of CME opportunities are available for physicians and other medical care providers to gain experience and training in the diagnosis and treatment of Lyme and other tick-Borne Disease:
Several organizations offer opportunities for physicians and other medical care providers to expand their knowledge of tick-borne diseases:
Continuing Medical Education Opportunities
The International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society (ILADS)
The Lyme Disease Association Conferences
For more information on the diagnosis and treatment for Lyme and other tick-borne diseases and conditions: