Professional Education

Global Lyme Alliance recognizes the importance of educating medical and other health care practitioners by providing timely research and information to properly diagnose and treat Lyme and other tick-borne diseases.  Our goal is to conquer tick-borne diseases through our research and professional education initiatives.

Thousands of health care professionals have received vital training and access to education to better treat the many people affected by Lyme disease.

Through our Physician’s Training Program we have helped hundreds of health care professionals train alongside physicians experienced in treating tick-borne diseases.  This peer to peer training has impacted thousands of individuals across the country through proper diagnosis and treatment.

GLA provides CME-accredited education and access to resources to educate healthcare professionals on Lyme and other tick-borne diseases. Gain expert perspectives on properly diagnosing and treating Lyme and other tick-borne diseases.

CME-Accredited Webcast: The “ABC’s” of Pediatric Tick-Borne Illnesses

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Pediatric Tick-Borne Disease: Diagnosis and Management 

Patricia DeLaMora, MD, FAAP discusses the proper diagnosis and management of Lyme and other tick-borne diseases in children. This educational activity was developed to teach pediatricians and other healthcare professionals who want to learn:

  1. Limitations of current Lyme disease testing
  2. Recognition of some co-infections
  3. Antibiotic management of tick-borne diseases

Global Lyme Alliance developed this educational activity in partnership with Global Education Group. Global Education Group designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

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Our Impact >

GLA has awarded over $7 million for research, and our GLA-funded projects have led to unprecedented advances in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of tick-borne illnesses.  More

About GLA >

GLA’s primary focus is on accelerating the development of more effective methods of diagnosis and treatment of Lyme Disease. More

scientific advisory board >

The Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) plays a key role in directing GLA’s grant funds into programs judged to have exceptional prospects of delivering measurable advances. More

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The Physician's Training Program fosters career development for medical and health care professionals interested in learning more about Lyme and tick-borne diseases. For Physician Training requests and inquiries, click here to email us.