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Training & Resources


Training & Resources for Physicians

We have gathered a list of resources that clinicians may download along with resources to obtain the training essential to providing good clinical care for Lyme patients.

Training For Physicians

ILADS Conferences

The International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society (ILADS) offers conferences featuring internationally known experts in the field and presents a solid foundation for practitioners.

LDA Conferences

The Lyme Disease Association, Inc. with joint provider Columbia University offers a high quality conference once a year.

PTDE Webinars

Partnership for Tick-borne Diseases Education (PTDE) develops and makes evidence-based educational modules available to medical professionals regarding tick borne diseases for CME credits.

Invisible Education – Montecalvo Foundation

The Invisible Education Initiative focuses on vector-borne and environmental illness, utilizing a One Health framework. This initiative offers no cost AAFP accredited physician education.

Resources For Physicians

Burrascano Lyme Treatment Guidelines

Burrascano Lyme Treatment Guidelines

Advanced Topics in Lyme Disease: Diagnostic Hints and Treatment Guidelines for Lyme and Other Tick-Borne Illnesses by Dr. Joseph Burrascano, MD….

2014 ILADS Lyme Disease Treatment Guidelines

2014 ILADS Lyme Disease Treatment Guidelines

The guidelines address 3 questions – the usefulness of antibiotic prophylaxis, the effectiveness of erythema migrans treatment and the role of antibiotic retreatment in patients with persistent Lyme disease…..

Lyme Disease Treatment: Two Standards of Care

Lyme Disease Treatment: Two Standards of Care

ILADS and IDSA guidelines reflect deeply divided opinions about Lyme disease treatment approaches, clinical judgment and patient preferences….

Lyme Disease Informed Consent

Lyme Disease Informed Consent

Patients must weigh the risks and benefits of treatment in consultation with their doctor. This informed consent document is widely used by physicians who treat chronic Lyme disease…